Space2Invest

Investment opportunity for regional companies 

If you are looking for Business Angel/Venture Capital investment now or within the next 1-2 years; if you run an IP-led business using or intending to use satellite data or are developing a product or service that integrates Navigation or Earth Observation data or satellite communications, then Space2Invest, a free event on 25th October in Leicester, is for you.

At Space2Invest event, delivered by the East Midlands Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications (EMCoE), you will have an opportunity to meet the UK investors looking to invest in viable businesses supplying to/interested in supplying to the space sector. Think of Space as downstream services and applications: we use satellite data to navigate our cars, for communications, for earth observation and weather forecasts.

At Space2Invest, after the talks there will be time for networking and face to face discussions/meetings with potential investors.

Join us to

  • Learn more about various investment opportunities
  • Meet investment companies and VCs looking to invest
  • Pitch your company in front of the investors

To register your interest for your company to be included in the pitch list please respond directly to Svetlana Zolotikova sz63@le.ac.uk

 

Draft Programme

10:00 Registration and Networking

10:15 Welcome and introductions

10:30 – 11:30 Investors/Business Angels talks about the opportunities:

  • Seraphim Space Fund
  • British Business Bank – Venture Solutions
  • Mercia Technologies

11:30 – 12:00 Company pitches

12:00 – 12:30 Lunch and networking

This event is free to attend, but registration is necessary:

More information and registration.