F Factor - Regional Finals (Manchester), Manchester, Tuesday, 30. April 2019

Attend our live pitch event!

For the 5th year in a row, Founders of the Future is excited to bring back the UK’s premier start-up competition for 14-18 and 19-25 year olds, known as the F Factor! The F Factor aims to encourage the talent of tomorrow to think about how to help solve the big problems of the future.

Online qualifiers are now closed as well as the regional semi-finals have passed and we are onto the regional finals! The regional finals are being hosted in our five regional hotspots:  Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham, London and Bristol.  Where we want you to come support !

Our live pitch event will be hosted in the evening! The evening will goes as follows:

Format - An evening pitch event (6pm - 9.30pm)


6pm – Registration


6.30pm – Introduction


7pm – Pitches (3-minute pitch and 2 minutes of Q&A with the judges)


8.30pm – Networking and Judges Deliberation


8.50pm – Announcement / Award / Networking


9.30pm – Close



Closing with a regional winner who will advance to the next round!

We hope to see you on the 30th of April!

Founders of the Future

More about the F Factor:
The competition is about providing young aspiring entrepreneurs with tools, skills-training and context to bring their ideas to life and present them to experts, as well as opportunities to collaborate with like-minded peers, interact with mentors and gain access to work experiences. The competition is underpinned with active entrepreneurship education for students and graduates to harness cutting-edge innovation and shape them into solutions for the world’s most pressing problems. During the first four editions of The F Factor, £10,000 of equity-free cash was distributed to the winners and judges included Simon Cowell, Dame Natalie Massenet, Baroness Martha Lane-Fox and Sir Charles Dunstone.

Tuesday, 30. April 2019, Manchester, F Factor - Regional Finals (Manchester)

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