Frameworks workshop: start-up fundamentals

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Interactive start-up workshop for local entrepreneurs and people interested in tech start-ups

This Catalyst workshop provides the opportunity to hear from some of the leading tech start-ups in Northern Ireland. The workshop will be led by Fergus Begley, Start-up Manager at Ulster University and will cover:

  • testing your product/service and market assumptions
  • getting your business plan understood by everyone
  • picking the right team
  • identifying the key financial considerations
  • creating luck and finding yourself a mentor

Fergus will be joined by;

  • Jonathan Black, CoFounder and CFO of Blockception
  • Anne Orr, CEO of Digital54 (product name ALUNA)
  • Gary Tyre, Director of Systems Development at Food Connected
  • David Gildea, VP Product & GM of Druva CloudRanger


  • 1200 -1230: lunch and networking
  • 1230 -1235: welcome
  • 1235 -1315: workshop
  • 1315 - 1330: panel discussion
  • 1330 - 1345: audience Q&A
  • 1345: close

Who should attend?
Entrepreneurs, innovative individuals with a business idea, start-ups and early stage businesses.

Workshop details
Date: Tuesday 3 March 2020
Time: 12:00 – 14:00
Venue: Catalyst in the NW, Innovation Centre, Bay Road, Derry~Londonderry, BT48 7TG
Cost: Free

Lunch is included.

Register your place.