What we do
FutureX creates and curates content for business leaders building a more sustainable, socially-conscious global economy.
Through our online resource hub, international leadership programmes, large-scale summits and community events, we support entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs at every stage of their journey.
October 2020 | Edinburgh, UK
Startup Summit is Scotland’s leading entrepreneurship event: an annual one-day deep dive for ambitious entrepreneurs seeking to engage with experts, build their network and gain valuable tools for long-term success.
Silicon Valley Scale
27th of April - 1st of May 2020
Silicon Valley Scale is an immersion into the Silicon Valley ecosystem, designed to fast track you and your business. Join a select cohort of tech for good founders, gain insight from globally-known founders and investors and implement that wisdom into your professional journey.
26th February 2020 | Edinburgh
We’re roaring into the twenties with our next FutureX Social! We’ve got drinks, we’ve got pizza, we’ve got great chat – we just need you.
20th May 2020 | Glasgow, UK
Impact Summit is the UK’s leading celebration of purpose-led business, bringing together some of the most innovative minds of our time. We’re entering a new age of business: are you coming with us?
Future Business Forum
Coming in 2020 | Edinburgh, UK
Future Business Forum is an online event that invites senior leaders from corporates and large organisations to learn from and connect with the innovators, intrapreneurs and startup founders that are revolutionising businesses across the world.
March 2020 | Scotland, UK
FutureX is the event delivery partner for Scotland’s annual DataFest, on behalf of The Data Lab. The internationally recognised two week festival champions innovation and showcases the role of data in today’s world.
We curate resources from our global network of business leaders, providing you with a toolkit and knowledge bank in a single, easy-to-navigate space.
Artificial Intelligence | Entrepreneurship | Reports | Scaleup | Startup
What we learnt from analysing 6 years of startups at Slush
January 31, 2020
Soaked by Slush and Slush’s Research Team shredded data from 15,000 Slush startup applications into keywords and analysed them. Here’s what they learned: AI and ML are soaring, API is a growing trend, the age of apps is coming to an end, and more!
How To | People & Culture | Scaleup | Startup
How to hire when you’re a cash-strapped startup
January 27, 2020
Raising investment and scaling your startup can be something of a chicken and egg conundrum; you need money to scale, and you need to demonstrate growth in order to raise. But how can you start growing your headcount when funds are still in short supply? Talent Works International put together the ultimate guide of how to hire quality candidates on a limited budget.
People & Culture | Podcasts | Purpose-Driven Business | Sustainability | Wellbeing
Why People — and Companies — Need Purpose
January 24, 2020
In this HBR podcast, Nicholas Pearce, clinical associate professor at Kellogg School of Management, says too many companies and individuals go about their daily business without a strong sense of purpose. He argues that companies that are not simply profit-driven are more likely to succeed and that the same goes for people. He says individuals who align their daily job with their life’s work will be happier and more productive.