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The New Different: Northern Start-up Showcase & Investment Forum

Event organiser: 


Event format: Workshop/ Panel discussion/ Q&A/ Pitch Event Showcase

Maximum no. of attendees: 150

Tuesday 16th March | 09:00-11:00

Event overview: 

As part of the West Yorkshire Innovation Festival, NorthInvest is hosting this showcase and investment forum event to inspire and educate the entrepreneurs and investors of the future, explore investment outlooks and insights, offer knowledge sharing sessions targeting entrepreneurs and investors interested in specific sectors, and showcase the best of Northern tech start-ups.


NorthInvest is partnering with high profile entrepreneurs, policy-makers and corporate businesses active within the sector to discuss the market opportunities and challenges in FinTech, MedTech and Tech for Good. These sectors are particularly active among private and institutional investors, as well as entrepreneurs, in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

​Session run by: James Prickett


  • Helen Oldham, NorthInvest

  • Russell Prior, HSBC UK 

  • Adam Beaumont, aql

  • Harjit Moore, Freezedebt 

  • More speakers to be confirmed

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