Join us at

MADE 16

The Crucible, Sheffield, 8th November

 

Meet us at Made Festival

 

Bringing together the best and the brightest from across the North of England, this year’s Made Festival for Entrepreneurs takes place in Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre on 8th November. You’ll get practical expert advice on subjects such as creative thinking, leadership, market development and emerging technology.

You’ll also hear motivating and inspiring keynote sessions from people such as Emma Jones of Enterprise Nation, Josh Littlejohn of Social Bite and Paralympian Hannah Cockroft. If that’s not enough, as a delegate, you’ll have a chance to secure a six-figure investment from five angel investors LIVE on stage in a 'Dragons' Den' style event on the day.

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The Inspired Aftershow

AXA Business Insurance is hosting the festival’s aftershow, where delegates can socialise, sample ales and gins from Sheffield producers and join our Supporting the Inspired debate on stage.

We’ll kick off with a motivational talk from Thinktastic founder Mike Stevenson before the debate begins.

The event is supported by Business Sheffield, The Sheffield Brewery Company, and Locksley Distilling Co. Ltd.

Meet the Inspired


 
Mike Stevenson, Thinktastic  

MIKE STEVENSON

Founder, Thinktastic


A motivational speaker and leading advocate for a change in business culture, Mike shares his story of starting out in business in times of adversity.

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Kelly Jones, The Manchester Cakehouse  

KELLY JONES

Founder, The Manchester Cakehouse


Having turned a hobby into a successful business, Kelly talks about the challenges and joys of starting up.

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Whet your appetite before you go


Spotlight on Sheffield


Why Sheffield is great for start-ups



Find out why Sheffield was named one of Britain’s top start-up cities



Why Sheffield is great for start-ups



Find out why Sheffield was named one of Britain’s top start-up cities


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Northern Powerhouse


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