How to implement innovation effectively

We all need to Innovate. This session led by Pam Sheemar Entrepreneur Development Manager at NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator, Europe’s largest Accelerator programme, she is also Director of Birmingham Tech Week, Entrepreneur Engagement.

During the session you will hear from Rohit Talwar, our Innovation Manager, Steve Chown and hear three of our Innovative Entrepreneurs pitch, learning why we should constantly Innovate and what financial corporations look for when looking for Innovation.

NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator: Our Business Builder supports early-stage entrepreneurs to test and validate their business model. Our Accelerator and Fintech Accelerator programmes are six-month durations, tailored to empower entrepreneurs with high growth potential, and established businesses looking to scale up and grow.

With 12 national Accelerator hubs, you can enjoy an amazing fully-funded journey and you don’t have to be a NatWest customer to benefit. Endorsed by the ScaleUp Institute we are the largest accelerator in Europe.

As part of this talk, there will be three entrepreneurs pitching. They are:

  • Kali Bagary, The Data Company
  • Hannah Williams, Scribble Inc Ltd
  • Sarb Rana, Mooply

Birmingham Tech Week is run in association with:


Pam Sheemar
Entrepreneur Development Manager
NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator

Steve Chown
Innovation Manager

Rohit Talwar
Fast Future

Kali Bagary
CEO & Co-Founder
The Data Company Technologies Ltd

Hannah Williams
Scribble Inc Ltd

Sarb Rana
CEO & Founder

This event is brought to you by:

Our headline sponsor

NatWest is the UK’s biggest supporter of SMEs, and as part of this we are committed to removing barriers and providing more opportunities to help companies grow. Our services include traditional bank lending, bespoke support for entrepreneurs, and working with a range of partners across sectors to ensure businesses thrive.

Enterprise is central to our purpose-led strategy, and we have developed a range of programmes to enable business owners to succeed. We have over 500 accredited Women in Business specialists across the UK and have supported more than 19,000 entrepreneurs through our Business Builder and Accelerator programme. Our Dream Bigger initiative has been created to encourage young women in UK secondary schools to consider STEM subjects and Entrepreneurship as a career option.

NatWest’s Business Builder and  Entrepreneur Accelerator programmes are offered free of charge to support the crucial Tech segment, helping these businesses start, scale and succeed. Our Accelerator was recently voted the Number 1 Accelerator for Growth in the UK, by independent consultancy Beauhurst.

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