Entrepreneurship Vibes 2019
|Date||21 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!