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.
December 11, 2019
RTW Studios, Edinburgh, UK
Come in out of the cold: join us for an evening social with a festive twist! 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 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.
Funding | How To | Scaleup | Startup
How to Attract Investment & Approach a Fundraise
December 1, 2019
Do you think you’re ready for investment – but you don’t know where to start? In his blog, Rob Halliday, Lead Fund Manager at Social Investment Scotland (SIS), reflects on what makes an excellent investment as young companies look for the funds they need to go from startup to scaleup.
How To | Marketing | Startup | Tech
An Introduction to App Store Optimisation (ASO)
November 29, 2019
The Google Play marketplace holds 2.5 million apps, and Apple App Store around 2 million. Considering the competition, you may wonder how to make sure your app gets noticed. What you need is ASO. To put it briefly, App Store Optimisation is the process of improving the visibility of your app on the marketplace by making it rank as close to the top in search results as possible. Fine-tuning your listing and getting better exposure gets you those all-important installs.
Marketing | Podcasts | Tech
The Starling Developer Podcast
November 26, 2019
Jason Maude, Starling Chief Technology Advocate, returns to present another set of six episodes talking about how technology at Starling is evolving and what they’re working on right now. The series features discussions with many Starling engineers as well as members of their fraud, data science, and executive teams and covers topics such as AI decision making, open banking, and how we can avoid falling into the legacy trap.