Launch-It Creative Tech Accelerator, is a brand new accelerator programme designed for Essex entrepreneurs teaching you how to take a business from start, to scale! In this 10-week programme, you will learn about everything it takes to set up and run a successful tech and/or digital business. And the best part? It’s totally FREE!

The 10-week Pre-Acceleration Programme for aspiring Creative Entrepreneurs, which is open to any individual, pre-start or early-stage creative business from across Essex, looking for help to set-up and run a tech and/or digital business. The Programme is UKSPF funded, and delivered by Fossu Ltd, a boutique innovation consultancy with experience in delivering a variety of local and national incubators and accelerators, that is led by the impressive Imelda Fossu.

More information about the programme can be found at

You can also attend one of the events below to find out more.

From Idea to Business: Start-up Talks & Networking – 18th May 6pm-9pm

Are you an entrepreneur with an exciting idea but unsure how to bring it to life and take it to market? Do you have the ambition to start a business, but find yourself jumping from concept to concept? Then our “From Idea to Business: Start-Up Talks & Networking” event could be exactly the kickstart you and your business idea need. During this evening event, you will experience a range of workshops and hear from real life founder journeys in how they took their business from concept, to start, to scale! If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur in Essex who’s looking to connect with other Founders, you won’t want to miss this. Visit to register your ticket today for this evening event and workshop on the 18th May 6pm-9pm . Spaces at this evening event are limited, so register early to avoid disappointment!

Do What You Love: Business Start-Up Launchpad – 27th May 10am-4pm

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur with a great business concept? Or maybe you’re looking to scale an existing idea? Then you could be perfect for this 1-day intensive start-up event ‘Do What You Love: Business Start-Up Launchpad’. Hosted by South Essex College, in partnership with Basildon Council, ‘Do What You Love’ is the perfect way to build a business, in under 24 hours! If you are a student entrepreneur, an aspiring founder, or just someone with a great business idea visit to register for this exciting 1-day event on the 27th May 10am-4pm. Spots are limited, so register early to avoid disappointment!