Open training to interested participants.
The Investment Readiness Training will provide you bespoke advice on how you can make your business more attractive to investors.

  • Validation of Business Model, Market, the Team, IP and Business Strategy
  • Determine Target Addressable Market & Validate Scalability
  • Sales planning, pipeline development, customer engagement & set targets
  • Funding Strategy & Investment Options
  • Develop a high-impact business plan
  • Investor pitch coaching workshop


Are you looking to attract investment finance for your business?
Do you need advice on how investment ready your venture is?
Would you like help to present the best possible case to investors?
Startups will be selected via a multi stage selection process based on their investor proposition, their readiness and the quality of their pitch on Friday 24/10.
When they participate and present on Saturday it is to real CyBAN investors (who are also the coaches)
Up to 10 companies have the opportunity to receive coaching on investment readiness from business angels and industry experts.
Join our expert coaches at the INSPIRE YOWUP Venture Academy.
Some businesses may be invited to present at a future CyBAN meeting with potential investors. All companies will receive training and clear advice and guidance on how to improve their venture investor proposition.

INSPIREYOWUp partners launched the user needs questionnaire forming the basis for mapping the needs of women entrepreneurs in the start-up phase in five languages (English, Spanish, Dutch, Greek, Norwegian) the 26th February.
If you are a woman or a young entrepreneur and have newly started up your business or think of starting up please kindly answer our questionnaire that consists of 20 questions and takes around 15 minutes to answer! Please also spread this message to your friends and network contacts so that we get as many answers as possible! The survey will be open until 31 March.

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