Are you ready to fail and learn from the experience?

Loughborough are running a day to celebrate Failure and eradicate the negative stigma that is attached to it. The day will be all about embracing pitfalls, sharing stories and considering how we can use these experiences to empower us to be better, bolder and brighter.

On the 15th of March 2014, 10am – 4:30pm,  Fail Forward will host its first Failure Day event at Loughborough Students’ Union, with support from NACUE and Loughborough Students’ Union. Inspirational speakers will share their personal journeys of failure and discuss how this has paved the way to success. The event will be incredibly interactive with a range of practical workshops and the chance to experiment with some of the newest technology including 3D printers.

Tickets £10 are on sale and can be purchased at

For Loughborough students and staff, they will receive 25% off the ticket price if they use the discount code ‘lboro’.

Speakers include; Jacob Hill (Founder of Lazy Camper), Ross Kemp (founder of ASAP watercraft), Claud Williams (Founder of Cosmic Inc), Peter Janes (CEO of Shopa), Caleb Meakins (My 40 days) and many more.

Key topics include:

Failure in education – Alastair Arnott

Characteristics of entrepreneurs – Oxygen Group

Innovative thinking – Innovation Beehive (consultants to: BP, Centrica, Twinings & Ministry of Justice)

Lean start-up Methodology – Oxygen Accelerator

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