Entrepreneurship Vibes 2019

Event factfile

Date of event: 22 October 2019
Event ends: 22 October 2019
Start time: 12:00
End time: 14:00
Entrepreneurship Vibes 2019

Henley Centre for Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce that we are inviting all Henley Business School and University of Reading students to our annual 'Entrepreneurship Vibes' event on 22 October 2019.

The purpose of the event is to show the student body the exciting ways they can get involved with entrepreneurship, from getting advice on a business idea to attending workshops or entering competitions that can help you turn it into a reality.

The event will take place in the Meadow Suite in the Park House building on Whiteknights campus, 12:00pm to 2:00pm. The provisional schedule for the day is outlined below:

12:00pm - Arrival and ‘Welcome to Entrepreneurship at Henley’ talk by Prof Andrew Godley, Academic Director of HCfE, including a screening of the new HCfE and Entrepreneurship Vibes videos and an introduction to the students selected as HCfE Ambassadors

12:20pm - ‘What HCfE Offers Students’ talk by Jurek Sikorski, Executive Director of HCfE, announcing the launch of the IDEAFEST Student Business Idea Competition 2020

12:35pm - Introduction to the Entrepreneurship Society and its programme of events by Julia Kala, President of the Entrepreneurship Society

12:40pm - Entrepreneur talk by Andrew Ingle and Katie Falcon-Uff, both University of Reading graduates that went onto found TimeTrap Escape Rooms

12:55pm - handout of eBuddy Networking forms and ‘What’s Your Vibe?’ wristbands

1:05pm - eBuddy Networking Programme, led by Dr Lebene Soga, Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Leadership

1:35pm - Invitation to the Festival of Digital Disruption, led by Louize Clark, founder of ConnectTVT

2:00pm - Roundup, call to action and refreshments, including pizza and cake!