The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Programme is for all new and aspiring entrepreneurs who either have an interest in starting, or may have already started, a new business but who are looking for guidance and advice on how best to take their idea forwards.
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Programme provides a range of academics and practitioners who together deliver an interactive an practical series of seminars and workshops to enable you to assess and validate the commercial viability of your business and to provide you with a structured framework around which it can develop.
The programme will provide a foundational set of business building skills and will enable you to work with diverse groups of like-minded entrepreneurs on highly practical projects. You will expand your network of contacts and increment your knowledge and experience with the help of highly experienced mentors and coaches.
The Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Programme attracts people from all over the world; in 2018 the programme attracted 27 women and 35 men who came from 33 different countries.
The programme is for all new and aspiring entrepreneurs whatever your background who are looking to:
- expand their knowledge of business
- build a wide and diverse network of contacts
- learn and interact with entrepreneurs and academics from Cambridge
- acquire practical insight into how best to run their ventures
- practise developing and pitching business concepts to a critical audience.