Leicestershire Entrepreneurship Day

By LBF2019 (other events)

Tuesday, November 5 2019 10:00 AM 4:00 PM

A day of inspirational guest speakers, panel Q&As, live and pre-recorded interviews and networking, this event will provide an opportunity to celebrate local entrepreneurial successes and to inspire delegates through individuals from outside the region sharing their stories. 

Hosted by DMUworks at De Montfort University, this event will provide delegates with inspiration, motivation, ideas, tips and networking opportunities with some of the region’s most exciting businesses.

50% of the tickets for this event will be reserved for students, enabling the local business community to meet and hear from new talent, whilst also ensuring students have an opportunity to mix with the local business community and to be motivated and inspired to better integrate with Leicester and Leicestershire entrepreneurs and organisations.

This event is sponsored by the Sir Thomas White Loan Charity, who provide loans for new business ideas and young businesses needing investment. For further information visit

Registration for this event is available from 9am for a 10am start. There will also be an opportunity to network after the event from 4pm - 6pm.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • James White, winner of The Apprentice and CEO Right Time Recruitment
  • Jimmy Endicott, winner of Leicestershire Live Innovator of the Year 2019
  • Jenny Cross, CEO Cross Productions/Niche
  • Edith Bowman, broadcaster and podcaster (pre-recorded interview)
  • Barrie Stephen, entrepreneur and patron STW Loan's Charity
  • Chris Davies, Assistant Manager, LCFC

Mailing Address

Leicester Business Festival CIC, Friars Mill, Bath Lane, Leicester, LE3 5BJ