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.


Thursday 8th October 2015
Laurence Kempball-Cook
Founder and CEO of Pavegen Systems Ltd www.pavegen.com/laurence-kemball-cook
Thursday 15th October 2015 Rishi Khosla CEO & Co-Founder of 
OakNorth Bank
r www.oaknorth.com
Thursday 22nd October 2015
Patrick O'Flaherty
Co-Founder and CEO of Volpit
Thursday 29th October 2015 Josh Valman
Founder & Managing Director of RPD International
Thursday 5th November 2015
Joyce/Raissa of Double Dutch Founders of DoubleDutch Drinks
Thursday 12th November 2015 Reading week and assignment

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