D2M have recently launched a new, nationwide Innovation competition for inventors, to have the chance of having their idea fully designed, manufactured and retailed at no personal cost. Applications are being taken from April the 1st 2014, but people can register their interest now.

Shortlisted applicants will go before a Dragons Den style panel to pitch their idea and the winner will receive expert support to transform their idea into a commercial reality.

For more information please visit  http://www.design2market.co.uk/competition.html

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Startup Weekend in Leicester UK 4 April 2014

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Interested In Startups? Check Out Leicester Launch48 Weekend 2013

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Interview with Inventor Jim Tryfon Creator of the Zeus Multi Tool

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Interview with Inventor Shawn Moye about the Electronic Basketball Shooting Coach

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