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Creative Start Up Day

Written by Internal Communications
Published date 11 October 2019

Whether you want to launch your freelance career, social enterprise, artistic practice or startup, we’ve got something for you!

This free one-day event for UAL students and graduates includes practical and inspirational talks, workshops, one-to-ones, expert round tables, and a pitching event.

Where and when is the event?

Creative Start up Day takes place on Wednesday 30 October, 9.30am - 5pm at Not Just A Shop, High Holborn.

What does the event include?

Workshops include: How to freelance, How to write a profile, How to price your work, and How to network.

Talks feature inspiring alumni and business owners who will tell us about their journeys and getting started.

You can also pitch your idea and win a prize [or come along to hear others do so] at our 'Pitch It' event.

More details about featured speakers will be released soon.

How can I book?

To attend, please complete this online booking form.

If the event is fully booked, please write to to be added to the waiting list.

Accessibility: It is our aim to make this opportunity accessible to all. If you require assistance, please contact us, with reasonable time to accommodate this, at