IAN 2023 20th - 21st June

Join us for the 6th annual Incubator and Accelerator Network conference. Sponsored by Blackstone and hosted by Sheffield Hallam University at The Hallam i-Lab, this flagship annual event will convene incubator managers from across the UK for best-practice sharing, networking and collaboration.

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Additional Information

About IAN 2023 The annual conference for the Incubator and Accelerator Network, hosted by Sheffield Hallam University, brings together incubator managers from across the country. For two days, attendees have the unique opportunity to network, discuss and exchange knowledge with other incubator and accelerator managers, as well as leaders from the worlds of enterprise and entrepreneurship policy.

The conference will feature international speakers and will revisit popular sessions convening incubatees, leading investors and government policy experts. It will also feature interactive workshops and discussions on a range of topics.  The schedule and speakers will be confirmed in due course.

Invoicing All registrations will be processed via invoice. Invoices will be sent within five working days of registration and can be paid via online card payment (incurring a processing fee) or via bank transfer. Payments must be made in full in advance of the event.

Photography CFE may arrange for photographs and/or video footage to be taken at events and used for promotional purposes. This may include printed documents or media, editorial coverage, advertising press and use on the internet. Delegates who do not wish for their image to be used in this manner must notify us prior to the event.

Cancellations and refunds Tickets are refundable (minus booking fees) until 17th February 2023. If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute at no extra cost, provided that you notify us of the change at least three working days prior to the event. If the event is cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control, the full cost of the place will be refunded. If Covid restrictions require us to host the event virtually, you will be able to reclaim the cost difference between an in-person ticket and a virtual ticket. CFE will not be liable for any other costs incurred by delegates as a result of cancellations.

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