Entrepreneurship Guest Lectures

A diverse programme of guest lectures from leading entrepreneurs and investors.

Come and hear exciting talks from expert entrepreneurs and investors at the Entrepreneurship Guest Lectures series

What’s life like as an entrepreneur? Find out about the highs and lows of the entrepreneurial journey from our inspirational guest speakers, all leading figures in entrepreneurship and investment.

Previous speakers have included seasoned entrepreneurs such as Levi Roots, CEO of Reggae Reggae Sauce, Tim Richards, Founder of Vue cinemas, Demis Hassabis and Shane Legg, Founders of DeepMind and Greg Gillespie, Founder of the London Academy of Dance.

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Organised by the UCL School of Management and UCL Advances, the Entrepreneurship Guest Lectures provide key insights into the challenges faced by entrepreneurs today.


Thursday 14th January 2016
Callum Negus-Fancey

Founder & CEO of Lets go holdings letsgoholdings.com
Thursday 21st January 2016 Dana Denis-Smith Founder & CEO of Obelisk obelisksupport.com
Thursday 28th January 2016
Rohan Silva
Co-founder of Second Home
Thursday 4th February 2016 Dimitar Stanimiroff
Managing Director of Stack Overflow Careers EMEA
Thursday 11th February 2016 Siavash Mahdavi
Technology Director at Digital Forming Ltd
Thursday 18th February 2016 Reading week and assignment
Thursday 25th February 2016
Anthony Impey
Managing Partner at Optimity Ltd
Thursday 3rd March 2016
Ian Marsh
Management Board of Rocket Internet SE

More speakers to be announced shortly.

Spring 2016 Guest Lectures

Who Can Attend?

Entrepreneurship Guest Lectures are free, require no pre-booking and are open to all.

When & Where

Every Thursday evening (term-time) from 17:15 to 18 :15. The venue is Roberts G06 Sir Ambrose Fleming LT (view location map).

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