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.

Organised by UCL’s Department of Management Science and Innovation and UCL Advances, the Entrepreneurship Guest Lectures provide key insights into the challenges faced by entrepreneurs today.

Schedule

Date
Guest Name
Job Title
Company
Video
Thursday 15th January
Phil Pinnell
Co-Founder

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Thursday 22nd January
Eliska Finlay
Managing Director The Dictionary Hostel
Watch Lecture
Thursday 29th Janurary Alex Siljanovski
Founder & CEO Basestone
 
Thursday 5th February
Arthur Kay
Founder
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Watch Lecture
Thursday 12th February Rupert Scofield
President & CEO
FINCA
Watch Lecture
Thursday 19th February
READING WEEK - NO LECTURE  
 
Thursday 26th February Fiona Cruickshank OBE
  SCM Pharma Watch Lecture
Thursday 5th March
Nica Burns Chief Executive
NIMAX Theatres
 
Thursday 12th March
Alicia Navarro
Founder Skimlinks  

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).

Spring 2015 Guest Lectures



Guest Lecture speaker bios
Guest Lecture videos

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