Past events and workshops

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LIH Launch

18 September 2018, 12.00pm-3.00pm at Leicester Innovation Hub
This launch marked the opening and expansion of the Hub’s new premises and is a celebration of its first birthday.

  • Find out more about the past events we have held at the Innovation Hub.

Workshops

Our previous workshops have included:

Start-Up Cafe

12 February at the Leicester Innovation Hub
Join us to network with entrepreneurs, local business leaders, academic business champions, graduates and undergraduates interested in start-up.

Pivoting on Price - Using Design Thinking To Develop Better Business Models

5 February at the Leicester Innovation Hub 
Find out how to innovate your business model at this hands-on, fun and fast-paced evening workshop at the Leicester Innovation Hub.

Barclays Business Innovation Event 

23 January at the Leicester Innovation Hub 
This event will provide businesses with a networking opportunity. 

Women In STEM Series: CODE Debugging The Gender Gap Documentary and Panel Discussion

6 December at the Leicester Innovation Hub
The Women in STEM series aims to encourage women into STEM and provide a space for women to share experiences, learn, mentor and link into a supportive network. 

An Exhibition of Images of Research 

4 December at Fraser Noble Hall, University of Leicester 
Come and see a collection of images displaying a unique take on the cutting-edge research conducted at the University of Leicester. 

Start-Up Cafe 

30 November at the Leicester Innovation Hub 
Join us to network with entrepreneurs, local business leaders, academic business champions, graduates and undergraduates interested in start-up. 

Unlock The Secrets of Your Data and Grow Your Business

27 November at Sketchley Grange Hotel and Spa 
This workshop will provide you with an insight into how to get value from your data and how you can use it to grow your business.

Unlock The Secrets of Your Data and Grow Your Business

21 November at Sketchley Grange Hotel and Spa 
This workshop will provide you with an insight into how to get value from your data and how you can use it to grow your business.

Develop Your Innovative Medical Product or Service With The NHS 

8 November at Leicester General Hospital 
This event will provide local businesses with knowledge on how to access expertise from Leicester's hospitals. 

Leicester Talent Match - Meet Tomorrow's Leaders

6 November 2018 in the Fielding Johnson Building at the University of Leicester
A great opportunity for local employers to meet a range of our students.

Innovate UK Proposal Writing Workshop

5 November 2018 at the Innovation Hub
Join the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) to learn how to access Innovate UK funding.

Visual Management Tools for Decision-Making, Operations and Strategy

2 November 2018 at the Innovation Hub
Showcasing the latest thinking of how to use visual tools to enhance organisational decision-making.

Entrepreneurial Success in Leicester

31 October 2018 at the National Space Centre
Delegates will hear from speakers who have achieved entrepreneurial success.

Women Entrepreneurs and Innovation Challenges

31 October 2018 at the Innovation Hub
Workshop provides a networking opportunity to tackle innovation challenges faced by women.

Catalysing Life Sciences Business

30 October 2018 at Charnwood Campus
Discover your catalyst at Charnwood Campus.

Open Innovation

29 October 2018 at the Innovation Hub
This event presents the theory of open innovation.

Unlock the Secrets of Your Data and Grow Your Business

17 October 2018 at Leicester Tigers Stadium
This workshop will provide you with an insight into how to get value from your data and how you can use it to grow your business. 

Unlock the Secrets of Your Data and Grow Your Business

3 October 2018 at IGEM
This workshop will provide you with an insight into how to get value from your data and how you can use it to grow your business. 

Inspiring Innovation Leicester

27 September 2018 at the Innovation Hub
Are you looking to take a new product or service to market?

Space Technologies Are Radically Transforming Business. Are You Ready? 

3 July 2018 at DOCK Leicester
This workshop is catered for all SMEs that utilise data in their activities, and, offers a fantastic opportunity to gain an insight into the way in which satellite data is revolutionising the business environment.  

Frugal Innovation Day Two  

29 June 2018 at College Court Hotel
Second day of the Frugal Innovation Workshop, and, will continue to explore the themes established the previous day, as well as, further highlighting the nature and prospects of frugal innovation in Uganda.  

Frugal Innovation Day One  

28 June 2018 at College Court Hotel
First day of the Frugal Innovation Workshop, the workshop will focus on the emerging field of frugal innovation, which aims to provide consumers with accessible and affordable products.  

Using Data to Grow Your Business 

21 June 2018 at Harborough Innovation Centre
Data: A Strategic Business Asset for Growth and Productivity. 

Executive Development Workshop: Complex Modern Contracting 

21 June 2018 at College Court
Complex modern contracting and the quest for cooperation – managerial and legal perspectives.

Leicester Matters  

31 May 2018 at Charles Wilson Building, Belvoir City & Park Lounge
Using academic experts to solve real issues in our city and community.  

Innovation and Growth: Helping Your Business to Grow Through Business Innovation  

3 May 2018 at Harborough Innovation Centre
Industry experts will provide with the tools to understand the concept of innovation and how you can grow your business using innovation.

Innovation and Growth: Helping Your Business to Grow Through Business Innovation 

1 March 2018 at Stanford Hall
Industry experts will provide with the tools to understand the concept of innovation and how you can grow your business using innovation. 

Leicester Innovation Week: Food and Drink Focus 

28 February 2018 at Leicester City Football Club
Now is the time to innovate!

Leicester Innovation Week: Textiles Focus 

27 February 2018 at Leicester City Football Club
Now is the time to innovate!

Data Driven Research: Opportunities and Challenges  

7 February 2018 at Attenborough building, room 2016
This workshop will allow for networking, and will bring together a range of academics and experts both within the University and the community.