Innovators and entrepreneurs showcased Yorkshire’s fast track to the future in York on Wednesday (November 16).
Cutting edge technology from Tesla electric cars to LED suits and hoverboards were among the attractions at the biggest Venturefest yet.
Hundreds of business leaders hit York Racecourse for the business convention. Among the attractions was the Barclays Eagle Labs, where delegates could try 3D printing, laser cutters and virtual reality.
Venturefest Yorkshire, now co-ordinated by Make It York, was set up to support the region’s innovators in turning ideas into businesses, to help entrepreneurs grow their businesses through new opportunities and for investors to connect with those who are seeking investment.
Part of York Business Week, the event is in its twelfth year. Here are just a few of the top York enterprises who are pioneernig a bright new future for the city…