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AccelerateHER Bootcamp: Accelerate your proposition – Aberdeen 2020

January 23 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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A dynamic one-day bootcamp designed to accelerate the business growth plans of ambitious women entrepreneurs and female founders. This bootcamp will help you sharpen your value proposition, tighten your pitch and connect with our women angels who will give you the inside track on what angels look for when investing.

  • Refine Your Value Proposition
  • Perfect your elevator pitching
  • Get Top Tips on Intellectual Property
  • Ask the Angel Investors

This event is co-produced with Burness Paull and will also take place in Edinburgh (28th August), Glasgow (6th November) and Edinburgh (4th March 2020).

Key speakers include:

  • Jackie Waring, Founder and CEO of Investing Women, is an entrepreneur with a passion for helping other entrepreneurs and a ‘can do’ approach to business and leading change.
  • Alison Gray is the founder of Skillfluence; an innovative training design company that inspires bright people to transform the way they think, communicate and perform.
  • Megan Briggs, Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution Team, IP & Technology Team, Burness Paull LLP. Megan advises on disputes concerning patents, trade marks, software, design rights, copyright and confidential information.
  • … Plus members of Investing Women Angels will provide feedback on your pitch and proposition!


09.30 – 10.00 Coffee

10.00 – 10.30 Host Welcome (Burness Paull); Jacking Waring; Introductions

10.30 – 12.00 Refine Your Value Proposition: Alison Gray

12:00 – 12:30 IP Expert on Top 5 things to be aware of: Megan Briggs

12.30 – 1.15 Lunch and Networking Activity

1.15 – 2.15 Pitch Practice

2.15 – 3.00 Speed Pitches

3.00 – 3.15 Break

3.15 – 4.45 Feedback from Angels

4.45 – 5.00 Conclusion, Challenge and Close

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January 23
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Investing Women


Burness Paull Aberdeen
1 Union Wynd
Aberdeen, AB10 1SL United Kingdom
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