Bright Red Sparks Awards Dinner

Join us for our awesome celebration of enterprising talent at Edinburgh Napier University! 

We are so excited to welcome our amazing enterprising community to join us for our Bright Red Sparks Awards Dinner. This is our second Bright Red Sparks Awards Dinner, and we have made sure it is even BIGGER and BETTER than the year before! It is set to be an evening full of inspiration, celebration, and of course, loads of fun.

Check out how last year’s awards ceremony went down in our video here.

Martina Zupan, Dr Brian Miller, and Sydney Chasin celebrating at Bright Red Sparks 2018

The Evening

18:30 ARRIVAL 

Arrive red-carpet style, grab a complimentary drink, and mingle with our awesome community.


The evening will begin in full swing with our inspirational guest speaker, delicious dinner, and the announcement of our Bright Red Sparks award winners for 2019. Be prepared to be inspired! 


With an hour left until the bar closes, it’s time to kick back, really let your hair down on the dancefloor, and just enjoy yourself.

Keynote Speaker

We are delighted to welcome Lara Findlay to the stage as our keynote speaker. Lara is the Director and Co-founder of GearedApp, an Edinburgh based mobile app and web development company. With a background in languages, IT and customer relations, Lara founded GearedApp in 2013 with fellow Edinburgh Napier students and has since grown the company to a team of 12, working with clients from all over the globe. Lara has extensive experience and passion when it comes to business development, growing teams, and developing company culture. 

Lara Findlay, Director, GearedApp

Dress code

This event is our pride and joy at BRT – getting everyone together to celebrate all of the hard work, the challenges, and the successes that all of us as enterprising individuals experience! So what better way to celebrate than to dress up to the nines. This is a special event in a prestigious venue so it is the perfect time to get those glad rags out. Who doesn’t like an excuse to dress up!


Filming and photography

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