By Leicester Business Festival (other events)

Wednesday, October 25 2017 10:00 AM 12:30 PM


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 pioneering approach/product almost ready for commercialisation 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 find out more and register your interest for your company to be included in the pitch list please respond directly to Svetlana Zolotikova [email protected] .

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 


Mailing Address

Friars Mill, Bath Lane, Leicester. LE3 5BJ