Compass Partner: University Entrepreneurship
NACUE is the UK’s leading membership organisation for engaging students in enterprise through student-led societies, practical programmes and inspiring events.
NACUE offer a number of bespoke solutions to support students whatever their academic background. They deliver unique opportunities that inspire students to look beyond their studies and develop the skills they need to succeed.
NACUE deliver national events attended by thousands of students, graduates and educators. From high profile speakers and networking evenings to practical workshops and pitching competitions, our events challenge participants to elevate their aspirations and shape their own futures.
Grow: NACUE support over 260 student enterprise societies across the country, developing their skills through a range of engaging entrepreneurship programmes.
Connect: NACUE deliver national events attended by thousands of students, graduates and educators – including the biggest student enterprise conference in Europe. From high profile speakers and networking evenings to practical workshops and pitching competitions, NACUE events challenge participants to elevate their aspirations and shape their own futures.
Inspire: NACUE inspire and educate students through our online platforms, NACUE Talent and Student Zone, helping them to achieve their goals through tailored resources, offers and opportunities.
Over the last six years NACUE have engaged over 180,000 students in enterprising and entrepreneurial activities, supported a network of over 260 enterprise societies, and seen over 15,000 people attend events. The NACUE community alone has generated over 1,600 businesses in innovative spaces, creating hundreds of jobs and supporting the investment our country needs.
GEW Events hosted by
Varsity Pitch 2016
Once again our friends at NACUE bring their high profile pitching competition to GEW2016 as they continue to fuel the fantastic ideas coming out of colleges and universities across the UK.
The three stage competition includes an online public vote, a bootcamp with an impressive line up of mentors and a grand final with attendees from the media, government, corporate and startup world. The winning team walk away with £10,000 equity free cash and a raft of priceless opportunities.
This is an amazing opportunity to get your business noticed by some of the biggest companies in the UK.
The Grand Final on 15th November is a standout GEW event. This is the entrepreneurs chance to showcase their businesses to an audience of VIPs, with executives from competition sponsors, partners and members of the community. In addition to a 2 minute pitch on stage, entreprenurs will have an exhibition space to showcase your business to potential investors, press and partners during the breaks at the event.