Got a business idea but not sure what to do next? Hear how our panel of inspirational entrepreneurs turned their ideas into reality and get expert advice on making your own ideas into a successful business venture.
You will also have the opportunity to hear about our Masters programme in Enterprise which is designed specifically for those who aspire to start their own business.
3.15 Event opens, registration, tea and coffee
Great Woodhouse Suite, University House
4.00 How to turn a good idea into a real business opportunity
Work within a team of aspiring entrepreneurs and enterprising academics to develop a new idea into a business opportunity. If you have ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur this is your chance to witness enterprise in action.
5.30 Refreshments at Leeds University Business School
6.00 Enterprise in action panel session
Yorkshire Bank Lecture Theatre
Hear enterprising stories directly from the entrepreneurs. This session will be chaired by Prof Nigel Lockett and there will be a chance to ask questions to our expert panel:
- Becky Edlin – Director of Magpie Communications
- Clare Elsley – Director of Campus PR
- Tom Greveson – Managing Director of Revolution Viewing/VotexVid
- Claire Morley-Jones – Managing Director HR180
- Nick Simm – Managing Director Bold Gorilla
7.30 Refreshments and networking reception
Please note places are limited to a first-come-first-served basis with 50 places open to students and 30 to external guests. Registration will close on Friday January 18th at 1pm.