We have a jam-packed schedule in store for you at the #VFS20 Virtual Briefing

Exploring all things innovation, opportunities and funding, this two-hour interactive showcase on 2 October will bring together a range of speakers and innovation advocates from BAE Systems, Solent LEP, Dstl, DASA, Carswell Gould, Joinmytown and more (discover the full schedule here).

The aim is to recognise, fuel and support the work of the south’s businesses, innovators and entrepreneurs. Event attendees will find out about business support and funding, mentoring, and wider innovation and business opportunities.

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Have you ever tried to claim R&D tax credits?

VFS partner, Catax is giving all of our wonderful innovators, exhibitors, entrepreneurs and delegates the chance to take a free 10 minute audit to see if you are able to recover R&D Tax Credits for your company.

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Meet the innovators

Venturefest South exists to show the world the vast array of brilliant ideas, challenger business models and innovation talent in the south. Meet the innovators showcasing their ideas and products at #VFS20 Festival of Innovation.

#VFS20 innovators

Meet the innovators

Venturefest South exists to show the world the vast array of brilliant ideas, challenger business models and innovation talent in the south. Meet the innovators showcasing their ideas and products at #VFS20 Festival of Innovation.

#VFS20 innovators


#VFS20 partners, sponsors and exhibitors

Meet the businesses driving the innovation agenda in the south and the people who make Venturefest South possible.

Meet the businesses

#VFS20 partners, sponsors and exhibitors

Meet the businesses driving the innovation agenda in the south and the people who make Venturefest South possible.

Meet the businesses


Leave #VFS20 inspired

#VFS20 Festival of Innovation will be a place for the brightest minds and big thinkers to share experiences, insights and knowledge. Check out the workshop and innovation talk highlights for this year’s showcase.

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Leave #VFS20 inspired

#VFS20 Festival of Innovation will be a place for the brightest minds and big thinkers to share experiences, insights and knowledge. Check out the workshop and innovation talk highlights for this year’s showcase.

View event highlights


The Venturefest South awards

Recognising the best of the best, our awards are back for the third year running. Awards are held at the end of the day in the collaboration Zone.

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The Venturefest South awards

Recognising the best of the best, our awards are back for the third year running. Awards are held at the end of the day in the collaboration Zone.

Find out more


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