(09:30 - 14:00)


PLUSBaby Seminars and DE Start Up Lab presents Mama Starts© a baby-friendly event on becoming successful business owners at Huckletree West.


About this Event

DE Startup Lab and Plus Baby Seminars present Mama Starts© a baby-friendly event bringing together speakers to educate mothers on their legal rights, mental health and starting their own business. Too many female founding startups fail, and our mission is to simplify, educate and provide the necessary tools for success, because your success story is also ours!


9:30am - 10:30am Tea & Coffee (Networking)

10:20am - 10:30am Intros and House Keeping

10:30am - 11:15am Winckworth Sherwood LLP

Louise and Ellie from law firm Winckworth Sherwood LLP will talk about common legal issues which affect parents on maternity or shared parental leave, including;

  • Rights while on leave;

  • Rights when returning to work; and

  • Starting a business or going freelance while on leave and when this might cross the line into unlawful conduct.

11:15am - 12:00pm DE Startup Lab

Dahlia and Elena from DE Startup Lab Ltd will talk about:

  • Defining a business idea or deciding to go freelance

  • Essentials for starting a business or going freelance

12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch & Networking

1:00pm - 2:00pm The Mumologist

Dr Emma Svanberg, The Mumologist, will talk about:

  • The transition to motherhood, emphasising on expectations versus the reality for professional women

  • The identity crisis that may happen during this transition

  • How relationship dynamics change when becoming a mother, and

  • Touch on postnatal depression and anxiety - what to look out for and how to seek help

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We look forward to seeing you and your babies!

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