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.
Impact Summit Online
20th May 2020 | Online Event
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?
Silicon Valley Scale
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.
8th July 2020 | Edinburgh, UK
Every few months, we open our cosy studio in Leith, Edinburgh and send out an open invitation to our network.
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.
28th 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.
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.
Covid-19 | Entrepreneurship | Funding | How To
Bridging Bursary for the Arts and Creative Sector
March 30, 2020
This fund is to support freelance artists and freelance creative practitioners working in the not-for-profit sector in Scotland who are experiencing immediate financial difficulty due to the loss of income as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. This fund offers a one-off bursary that will provide a financial bridge for those people in Scotland who are most deeply impacted and disadvantaged by the cancellation of work as a result of the emergency situation.
Covid-19 | Economy | How To | Scaleup | Startup
COVID-19: support for businesses
March 26, 2020
The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, people and businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. This includes a package of measures to support businesses including:a Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, deferring VAT and Income Tax payments, a Self-employment Income Support Scheme and more.
Articles | Covid-19 | Economy | Funding | Scaleup
Coronavirus will show VCs’ true colours
March 24, 2020
Supposedly ‘founder friendly’ investors are displaying some very bad behaviour in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Now that times look harder, we’re about to learn which companies are truly built on founder friendliness — and those for which it was just a convenient marketing message. Founders won’t forget.