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London's universities say ‘OpenSME’ to new support for capital's small businesses

A group of London's universities are launching a new collaboration – OpenSME – that seeks to make it easier for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access the expertise and knowledge they offer.

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Introduction to the E-Challenge and "What makes a good business idea?

Start: Oct 2, 2012 6:15:00 PM

[broken image] The London Entrepreneurs’ Challenge is a workshop programme and business plan competition open to all members of UCL, Royal Veterinary College, Birkbeck, the School of Pharmacy, and the London Business School that aims to show participants the process of starting a business by helping them do it for themselves.

Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series

Start: Oct 4, 2012 5:15:00 PM

[broken image] Speaker: Rob Fitzpatrick - Technology Entrepreneur / Founder, 10k Bootstrap Challenge, Centric and dex.io
Rob is a tech entrepreneur based in London. He has successfully bankrupted 3 companies, is a Y Combinator alum (summer 07), and has built products used globally by brands like MTV & Sony. He’s raised funding in the US & UK.

Creativity: How to have a brilliant idea

Start: Oct 9, 2012 6:15:00 PM

[broken image] The London Entrepreneurs’ Challenge is a workshop programme and business plan competition open to all members of UCL, Royal Veterinary College, Birkbeck, the School of Pharmacy, and the London Business School that aims to show participants the process of starting a business by helping them do it for themselves.

Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series

Start: Oct 11, 2012 5:15:00 PM

[broken image] Speaker: Jo Goodson - Founder, Any Friend Of Ours Ltd
Jo Goodson started her career in and around the software industry in 1999 when she joined Broderbund as their second European employee and grew revenues from £0 to £12m in three years.

How to build entrepreneurial teams

Start: Oct 16, 2012 6:15:00 PM

[broken image] The London Entrepreneurs’ Challenge is a workshop programme and business plan competition open to all members of UCL, SOAS, Royal Veterinary College, Birkbeck, the School of Pharmacy, and the London Business School that aims to show participants the process of starting a business by helping them do it for themselves.

Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series

Start: Oct 18, 2012 5:15:00 PM

[broken image] Speaker: Rich Walker - Managing Director, Shadow Robot Company
Rich Walker is a Cambridge-educated mathematician who has been working in robotics for 20 years.

How to pitch

Start: Oct 23, 2012 6:15:00 PM

[broken image] The London Entrepreneurs’ Challenge is a workshop programme and business plan competition open to all members of UCL, SOAS, Royal Veterinary College, Birkbeck, the School of Pharmacy, and the London Business School that aims to show participants the process of starting a business by helping them do it for themselves.

Advanced Technology Showcase

Start: Oct 24, 2012 9:30:00 AM
End: Oct 24, 2012 5:00:00 PM

[broken image] UCL in partnership with the University of Cambridge and the ESP KTN is holding an Advanced Technology Showcase event on 24th October at Senate House, Malet Street, London to show businesses with interests in the electronics, sensors and photonics sectors, both large and small, how partnering with universities can help UK businesses to grow. The Vice Provost (Enterprise) will be attending and giving the welcome presentation.

Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series

Start: Oct 25, 2012 5:15:00 PM

[broken image] Speaker: Gordon McQuoid - Founder, Jobs in Network
Gordon McQuoid is a young entrepreneur who was selected to be part of the first year's cohort of the New Entrepreneurs Foundation and recently completed a semester with the Accelerator Academy. He is now in the process of raising his first round of seed capital.
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