This event is aimed at connecting UK-based technology entrepreneurs aged between 19 and 25. It will feature pitches from this year’s finalists and the winner of the competition will receive the JC Gammon Award. Guests can vote for their favourite pitch to be awarded the Launchpad People’s Choice Award.

Professor Andy Hopper CBE FREng FRS, Professor of Computer Technology, University of Cambridge, will chair the event. 

Programme

5.00pm Registration
5.30pm Welcome: Professor Andy Hopper CBE FREng FRS
5.45pm Keynote speech: Alex Schey, CEO, Vantage Power
6.00pm Finalist pitches
6.25pm Break for voting and judges' deliberation
Tea and coffee will be served
6.45pm Introduction to the Academy: Dr Hayaatun Sillem, Deputy CEO and Director of Strategey, Royal Academy of Engineering
6.50pm Keynote speech: Ashok Vaswani, Chief Executive Officer, Barclays UK
7.05pm Q&A session with Ashok Vaswani and Professor Andy Hopper
7.10pm Winner announcements
7.15pm Closing remarks
7.20pm Networking reception
8.30pm Event close

Tickets

This event is free to attend, but registration is required. 

For more information, please contact the Enterprise team.