Short Bio's on our main partners - these companies help make our events happen!


Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 countries.

They design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimise benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Their unique perspective allows them to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.



When it comes to starting a business, university student entrepreneurs face many challenges, notably a lack of experience. However with the right guidance, students can build successful start-ups, and Surge Group have created a new beta-mentoring programme called Start Surge to match a select number of entrepreneurial students to successful mentors. The idea is simple, they want to help develop student entrepreneurs in the concept or development stage, igniting their ideas and making them tangible.


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React Comms focus is on providing intuitive communications solutions; selecting the right tools to gain exposure and business growth for their clients. They embrace innovation and are always looking for new ways to increase client profiles. As one of the very few marine and innovation specialist communications agencies they are uniquely placed to achieve superb results.



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Gradlancer is an online platform that aims to connect university students with paid freelance projects based around their degree in a variety of industries.We help Employers find affordable skilled students for their projects, while giving students valuable experiences for their future careers.


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New Media Software specialises in the development and support of leading-edge technology and affordable communication software products for the SME and Mid Markets. NMS Adaptive Ltd take the Adaptive products and services to an international platform. The company also delivers professional services to enable customers to get the most out of the Adaptive products. This ranges from creating simple screen-pops to full-blown database integration.