Northumbria University Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2022 - Startup Grind Takeover Day!

Maybrook House - TusPark (1st floor) and Floe | Barclays Eagle Labs (3rd floor) - 27 Grainger St Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 5JE - View Map Newcastle upon Tyne
Fri, Oct 7, 2022, 10:00 AM (BST)

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Northumbria University Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2022 - Startup Grind Takeover

About the Programme

Northumbria University's Entrepreneurship BA course combines study of entrepreneurial theory with practical learning and problem-solving. Students get the opportunity to explore different aspects of entrepreneurship, with a pathway to fully start up and create their own company!

The Entrepreneurship course is covered by the prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) accreditation for Newcastle Business School.

More information can be found on the Northumbria University website


About Bootcamp 2022

Each year the Entrepreneurship BA programme at Northumbria University starts with a bang! The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp brings together students from each year of the degree programme for an intensive week of events, workshops, presentations and challenges to help kick-start entrepreneurial activity for the upcoming academic year.

This year’s activities will begin on campus with an Apprentice-style challenge, panel discussions, workshops and presentations, before culminating with a real business challenge, and external workshops at TusPark (1st Floor) and networking facilitated by Startup Grind Newcastle at co-working space Floe.

Workshops available

β†’ Design Thinking workshop 

Design thinking is an iterative process in which you seek to understand your users, challenge assumptions, redefine problems and create innovative solutions which you can prototype and test. The overall goal is to identify alternative strategies and solutions that are not instantly apparent with your initial level of understanding.

β†’ Entrepreneur Mastermind

The purpose of a mastermind is to gather like-minded people about a specific topic and come up with innovative solutions to solve the challenge together. Members of the group provide each other with their collective input, experience, support and accountability. 

Business Challenge

Groups will be working on a real business challenge from two startup companies: Safer Date and The AutoRing 

Certificates of completion will be issued to all Participants! 

How to find us? 🎯

We are located at Maybrook House on Grainger Street (next to Guitar Guitar/opposite Slug & Lettuce)

When you arrive, please enter the building (If the door does not open automatically when you arrive, press the TusPark Eagle Labs buzzer which is located on the right hand side of the main entrance)

and proceed to the 1st Floor (TusPark Eagle Labs)

When you arrive on the 1st Floor, enter through the main doors and you will be directed to the event space.

We are looking forward to seeing you you all on the day!


Please note: Tickets for the full event are RSVP only 

Networking drinks 3.30 pm -5:00 pm  - registration open to everyone - get your ticket today! 


Safer Date

Safer Date is the safest dating app in the world. It is the ONLY dating app which carries out ID checks and global criminal background checks on every member to eliminate fake profiles, anonymity, catfish and criminals from the very start. We aim to stamp out romance fraud, other online dating crimes, and to provide a fun, safe space for people to meet online.

Griffen Security LLC

Prevent Vehicle Theft In Its Tracks! Probably The Best New Car Security Product of 2022 AutoRing is a product line designed and built by Griffen Security LLC.





Friday, Oct 7
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM (BST)


Maybrook House - TusPark (1st floor) and Floe | Barclays Eagle Labs (3rd floor)
27 Grainger St Newcastle upon TyneNE1 5JE

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