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23
Oct

Master of Accounting webinar – Change management, with Andy Katz-Mayfield, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Harry’s

18:00 - 19:30

The Cambridge Master of Accounting degree programme is designed to help students facilitate global innovation. To support this curriculum, the faculty are pleased to host Andy Katz-Mayfield, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Harry’s, for a moderated discussion of why he sensed the need to disrupt the razor industry and how he and his partner built Harry’s into a dominant global enterprise within a few years, inspiring a recent bid for purchase for $1.4 billion.

The discussion should provide insights about how to evaluate risk, find resources and manage the development of major change initiatives.

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3
Nov

Enterprise Tuesday – Art as a Business and Business as an Art

18:30 - 20:00

With guest panellists Anthony Rose, Founder and CEO of SeedLegals, Anthony Alderson, Director of The Pleasance Theatre Trust, Pawlet Brookes FRSA, CEO and Artistic Director of Serendipity, and Sarah Sansom, Creative Coach.

“Where is the balance in creative industries between ‘doing the art’ and making money?”

An exploration of the dynamics of entrepreneurship in creative industries.

Paul Bourne will chair a discussion and take questions for a panel of experts who have been working in arts and creative industries as entrepreneurs, creators and producers. What drives the making of good art? What is the value placed upon opportunities in the Creative Industries? Is a creative product or service any different to any other start-up company or business? What is the investment landscape like? And ultimately is ‘art’ really a creative ‘industry’?

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10
Nov

Enterprise Tuesday – Art, Technology and the Creative Industries

18:30 - 20:00

With guest panellists David Helgason, Founder of Unity and Partner at Nordic Makers, Clare Green, Creative Manager & Women in Games Ambassador, and Sébastien Deguy, Founder of Allegorithmic, now VP 3D and Immersive at Adobe

“How do advances in technology drive opportunities in the creative sector?”

Chris Doran will chair a panel of experts who have been working in the creative industries as entrepreneurs and managers. Many of the most interesting and successful companies sit at the interface of art, technology and creativity. The panel will explore the role of the creative entrepreneur inside technology companies, and how future technology trends will shape opportunities in the creative sector.

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12
Nov

Meet the Director of the MSt in Entrepreneurship – Online

13:00 - 14:00

Do you want to know more about the Masters in Entrepreneurship?

Meet Dr Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat, Director of the Masters in Entrepreneurship, and University Senior Lecturer in Operations & Technology Management, online to find out how the Masters in Entrepreneurship can help you gain the knowledge and skills you require as an impactful entrepreneur.

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