Innovation & Enterprise


Uncover your entrepreneurial skills and mindset

Discover your entrepreneurial mindset and develop skills that will help you in your future career with this free 3-hour introductory workshop.


For: All students, staff and recent graduates who are new to entrepreneurship 
Location: UCL BaseKX, 103c Camley Street, London N1C 4PF 
Duration: 3 hours 
Format: Interactive workshop 

Book for 2pm, 11 June

What is an entrepreneurial mindset? 

Entrepreneurship is about more than just starting a business. An entrepreneurial mindset can help you succeed whether your future career lies in academia, working for a large-scale organisation or running your own business. 

In this workshop you’ll explore what entrepreneurship is, and why having an entrepreneurial mindset will help you in whatever career you choose.

You’ll also identify and develop professional skills around motivation, organisation, sensitivity to personal values and the ability to go beyond perceived limitations.

Who it’s for

Entrepreneurship is for everyone. 

This workshop is for students, staff and recent graduates (within 3 years of graduating) who are new to entrepreneurship.

You don't need any business experience or a startup idea to attend. 

What you’ll learn

This workshop will help you understand:

  • the basic terminology of entrepreneurship
  • what it means to start a business
  • the importance of having an entrepreneurial mindset and skills
  • the importance of fundraising in entrepreneurship
  • the role of innovation and technology in entrepreneurship
  • if entrepreneurship is a possible career route for you

What to expect

This is an interactive, activity-based workshop held at BaseKX, UCL’s entrepreneurship hub in King’s Cross.

You’ll take part in workshop sessions and group discussions, and explore case studies.

About the tutor

Dr Eloisa Angeles is an experienced venture capital professional with entrepreneurial experience and a deep-tech academic background. She’s worked as an investor and consultant in technology companies in various sectors including enterprise software, digital platforms, consumer, agri-food, healthcare and property technology. 


If there is anything we can do to make this workshop more accessible for you, please let us know by emailing entrepreneurship@ucl.ac.uk

Dates and times

Book for:


UCL BaseKX, 103c Camley Street, London N1C 4PF

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