We, The Creators: Cambridge – 15th August

WeWork logoWeWork host is set to host a one off, free to attend event to inspire creativity and entrepreneurship in Cambridge, in celebration of ‘The Creator Awards’.

On Tuesday 15th August 2017, Global network of work spaces, WeWork, is hosting an evening of engaging conversation and thought-provoking panel discussion, bringing together the best creatives in the area to toast to the business and innovation hub that is Cambridge.

We, The Creators: Cambridge is completely free to attend and will offer local entrepreneurs, creatives and the business community the opportunity to speak to like-minded individuals about their passions, experience and motivations, over cocktails, snacks and music. The evening will centre around an exciting panel discussion, which will feature local business-people Gerla De Boer, Founder of the Cambridge Food Tour, Emerson Patton, CEO at Bright Business Advice, Emma J Clark, Founder of Emma J’s Party Food and Michaela Eschbach, Co-Founder of Form the Future. The event will also be supported by the Cambridge ideaSpace.

We, the Creators: Cambridge is part of a Summer event series from WeWork in celebration of The Creator Awards – a global initiative that has been established by WeWork to recognise and reward ‘creators’ from all over the world. The awards, which are open to individuals and businesses across all industries and all stages of growth, will grant a total of over $20 million to entrepreneurs, small businesses, growing companies, non-profits, artists and more. £1.2 million of which will be given away in the UK.

These financial awards are available to ‘creators’ in three different categories (The Incubate Award, The Launch Award, The Scale Award) with the intention of offering an opportunity to as many different people as possible. Entrants are invited to apply via a simple online form, finalists for each category will then be invited to pitch their projects and businesses at the UK’s Regional Finals in September to be in with the chance to be awarded part of the £1.2 million.

Cambridge has been chosen as a location for this one-off event due to the cities thriving entrepreneurial and creative communities, demonstrated by the incredible creatives that will be on the panel.

Eugen Miropolski, WeWork Managing Director, Europe and Israel, comments: “We’re thrilled to be taking the We, The Creator series to Cambridge. The city is a thriving centre of business and innovation, and a hub of entrepreneurship and fresh thinking, so it’s a fitting place for this special event.”

Event details

Location: Baroosh, 8 Market Passage, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3PF
Time & Date: 5.30pm – 8pm, Tuesday 15th August
Admission: To register please email georgiae@pha-media.com, for more information please visit the event website here.