Nothing can replace human interaction, but the power of online allows us to bring the education, access, opportunities and inspiration of West Midlands Founders Conference to potential students across all the universities in the West Midlands. Join us for conversation, pitching, collaboration around tech, startups, and the future of innovation.

General Admission Registration

Register below to have viewer’s access to the whole event. Please ensure to enter your email address properly for better communication. It is absolutely FREE!!

Business Development Pitching Registration

While you are studying in the UK on a Tier 4 student visa you can’t officially register your company, but this doesn’t mean you can’t start developing your business. Come pitch to us about how far you’ve progressed with your business idea while being an international student.

Registrations close by 22nd June 2021 – 12PM BST

Disruptive Tech Pitching Registration

The adoption of digital technology has accelerated rapidly in the last year, across industries, consumer segments, and global cities. If you’re a student and currently working with one on the next disruptive game-changing tech solutions and products, The Disruptive Tech Pitch will give you a chance not just to prove yourself, but also to gain access to the West Midlands Tech network and resources.

This includes startups with innovative applications of the following technologies:
– Data & Artificial Intelligence
– Blockchain
– 5G
– Cybersecurity
– Consumer Technologies.

Registrations close by 22nd June 2021 – 12PM BST

2-Day Startup Pitch Competition Registration

Grouped into a 3-4 member team with each member being from a different University, participants will be required to come up with a Business Canvas, a Promotional Material, and a Pitch-deck in 48 hours for a given idea.

How it works?

Register your interest below. If you are shortlisted, you will get an email with the details of your team members and the topic to collaborate and work. Each member of your team will most likely be from other universities and you will have 48 hours to discuss and work on your topic.

Registrations close by 20th June 2021 – 12PM BST

Aston Entrepreneurs’ Club

Connecting the enterprise dots for Startups, for Aston University, for Birmingham.

Do you have questions about Aston Entrepreneurs’ Club (AEC) or about its events?

Write to us at

Birmingham, West Midlands GB