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This year we have teamed up with Barclays to bring you an exclusive accelerator event.

On the 23rd and 24th February 2018, up to 150 of the brightest Enactus students will have the opportunity to experience learning, collaboration and project acceleration in the field of technology. Barclays are hosting us at their UK Technology Campus Radbroke, in Knutsford, Cheshire and their ‘Eagle Lab’ in Salford:

Eagle Lab: The Landing, Floor 4, Media City UK, Salford, M50 2ST

Radbroke: Barclays Technology Centre, Radbroke, Knutsford, WA16 9EU

During these 2 days, you will have the chance to work with digital and technical experts from Barclays to innovate and test your ideas. You will also learn how Barclays embeds technology in its business, have a tour of their largest UK campus of over 4000 technologists and find out why Barclays is one of the market leaders in the digital sector.

Who should attend?

1)    If you currently have a project that embeds technology in your solution. Priority for this event will be given to project teams that enter the Barclays Unleash the Next Reality competition here.

For all teams that enter this competition, you will get the opportunity to pitch your project idea as part of this event and the winning team will receive £1000 prize money. The Barclays Unleash the Next Reality competition (which is also open to non Enactus students) then provides further support, advice and opportunity for funding. You can find out about the process and further information on the link above.

All teams with a tech project should apply!

2)    If you are looking to develop a new Tech Project in your Enactus Team

3)    If you are interested in working for Barclay’s/ Tech Industry- This could be a great opportunity and the start of a new career within Barclays tech. 

How can you apply?

Download the Barclays Registration Excel Document here, and attach it to an email to Hollie Stanton by 5pm on Thursday 18th January 2018

Accommodation will be provided for the night of 23rd February 2018.

 Find out more on Barclays:

  • To find out more about the Barclays Salford Eagle Lab, click here.
  • To find out more about working in technology in Barclays, click here.
  • Watch a video about the Barclays Technology Centre Radbroke here