Funding and Finance for Start-ups

  • Imperial White City Incubator 9:30am - 1:00pm
  • 8 Feb 2018
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09:30 am - 1:00 pm at the Imperial White City Incubator

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Imperial Innovations has launched the Innovation Academy to support the entrepreneurial ecosystem at Imperial College London.

Funding and Finance for Start-ups is designed to help entrepreneurs at Imperial understand the funding and finance opportunities available for start-ups, how to go about getting a company funded, and how to finance for growth.

This module is followed by a networking lunch from 1pm - 2pm.

Why attend?

  • Learn about various sources of public funding and private finance;
  • Hear about business journeys directly from start-up entrepreneurs;
  • Meet potential mentors and business partners;
  • Network with like-minded Imperial peers;
  • Hear best practices, examples and case studies;
  • Benefit from expert advice on access to funding and finance, incubators and accelerators, crowdfunding platforms, venture capital and convertible loans.

Topics covered

  • Public grants
  • Angel investors
  • Incubators and accelerators
  • Crowdfunding
  • Venture capital
  • Corporate venture
  • Convertible loans


There will be a variety of guest speakers and presentations from various investors, entrepreneurs, public funders and innovation ecosystem experts.

Cost of participation

This course is dedicated to members of the Imperial College London community. If you are an academic, member of staff, student or alumni of Imperial College London then participation is free of charge. Please register using your Imperial College email account. Please register by February 1st.

Closer to the event date, we will email you to confirm your attendance. Please ensure that you reply to this email otherwise you may be removed from the list.


Detailed instruction on how to get to the Incubator are available from the link below

Incubator directions


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