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Enterprise Tuesday

Enterprise Tuesday takes place in November and February each year. In general, the theme of the first term of lectures is inspiration and the second term is about information or the 'how to' of becoming an entrepreneur.

2014/15 timetable

Michaelmas Term 2014

Date About the session
4 Nov Building Billion Dollar Companies
Chaired by: Dr Darrin Disley, Chief Executive Officer & President of Horizon Discovery

Dr David Cleevely CBE FREng FIET, entrepreneur and international telecoms expert
11 Nov Forget Venture Capital! Get Customers to Fund You
Chaired by: Dr Uday Phadke, Chief Executive of Cartezia

Dr John Mullins, Associate Professor of Management Practice in Marketing & Entrepreneurship at London Business School
18 Nov Commercialising Research: Where Are the Bear Traps?
Chaired by: Dr Shailendra Vyakarnam, Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (CfEL)

Professor Andy Hopper CBE FRS FREng FIET, Head of Department at the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory, Chairman of the RealVNC Group, Ubisense Group and TxtEz; and Dr Hermann Hauser CBE FRS FREng, Co-Founder of Amadeus Capital Partners, serial entrepreneur and investor
25 Nov Growing the Business: Where Process & Spirit Come Together
Chaired by: Professor Stelios Kavadias, Margaret Thatcher Professor of Enterprise Studies in Innovation & Growth, and Director of Research, at Cambridge Judge Business School

Denis Kaminskiy, CEO of Arcus Global; Emma Ratzer, CEO of Access Community Trust; Jane Dancer, COO of F-star

Lent Term 2015

Date About the session
3 Feb Building a Brand Against All Odds
Lord Karan Bilimoria of Chelsea CBE DL, Chairman of the Cobra Beer Partnership
10 Feb Make It Brilliant & They Will Come
William Tunstall-Pedoe, Founder of Evi (formerly True Knowledge - part of the Amazon group of companies), and Founder & Owner of Genius 200
17 Feb Leading Globally: The Importance of Diversity & Creativity
Sir Paul Judge, Chairman of the Enterprise Education Trust, and Patron of Cambridge Judge Business School
24 Feb Rough Diamonds Pitch for Your Support
Chaired by: Alan Barrell, Entrepreneur in Residence at CfEL and Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship Advisory Board Member; Hanadi Jabado, Director of Accelerate Cambridge at Cambridge Judge Business School

Enterprise Tuesday has now finished for 2014/15. Our new series will start later on this year in Michaelmas Term.