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Business Kick Starter


Cost: Free

The Big Ideas Wales campaign is part of the Business Wales service. We are here to support the next generation of young entrepreneurs in Wales!  

Through our events programme, we aim to provide support to young people aged 16-24 who are considering self-employment, equipping them with the knowledge and techniques needed to create and grow a business.

Calling all young people who are keen to start their own business! We are holding a free 2 day business event aimed at helping you kick start your business idea.

  • A range of workshops to help you understand all aspects of starting a business;
  • Support, mentoring and advice from expert speakers;
  • Chance to work together in a team on a business idea;
  • Pitching a business idea, with prizes available for the winning pitches;
  • An unforgettable experience, plus the chance to network with like-minded people


Tuesday 24 October

  • 3pm Arrive 
  • Workshops & snacks
  • 10pm Finish 

Wednesday 25 October

  • 8am Arrive & breakfast 
  • Food provided
  • 4:30pm Finish 

You will need to be available for the 2 days at the time stated. 

Dates and venues

24 October 2017 - 25 October 2017, 15:00 - 16:30
UWTSD Townhill Campus Swansea, Swansea, SA1 6ED

Cost: Free

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Special Conditions

- You must be aged 16-24

- You must be thinking of starting a business or recently started


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Event organiser

Big Ideas Wales
Welsh Government/ Youth Entrepreneurship Services
QED Centre, Treforest Industrial Estate
CF37 5YR
United Kingdom

03000 6 03000
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