07 October. 2019, 08:32, Julia House, 21612, CY1591, Themistokli Dervi 3, Nicosia 1066
Entrepreneurship for Researchers Internal two-day Workshop
RISE and UCL are organizing a two-day internal workshop that will cover new ways in which RISE’s researchers can successully develop entrepreneurial mindset and skills. The overall purpose of this highly interactive workshop is to provide a broad introduction to entrepreneurship and promote entrepreneurial thinking to the research community. The programme is delivered as a mini accelerator. Participants will be guided through the various stages of commercialisation and strartup building. The workshop will take place in Nicosia, Cyprus on Monday 7th October and Tuesday 8th October 2019 at Julia House.
To book a place on the workshop, please click onto the link below to register
Trainers and speakers
Jerry Allen, Director for Entrepreneurship, UCL Innovation & Enterprise
With a background of 20 years in research and 7 start-ups, Jerry’s career spans the academic and commercial worlds. Jerry is the Director for Entrepreneurship at UCL with a remit to encourage entrepreneurial talent across the university. Previously, he worked at University of Greenwich where he created several successful European Projects, raising over €6m to promote innovation and enterprise.
Davide Turi, Co-founder at Studio Zao and Entrepreneur
Davide is a successful tech entrepreneur, an author and an accomplished Lean Startup coach and trainer who combines an extensive startup experience with over 15 years in corporate innovation, launching award winning new products in the tech industry. He has worked with FTSE 100 companies, startups, incubators, accelerators, VCs and top tier Universities.
Gemma Christie, Director, Keltie LLP
Gemma is a Chartered and European Patent Attorney. She has significant experience in providing sound strategic and commercial IP advice to a large variety of organisations ranging from large multinationals and universities to SMEs and startups.
Helene Panzarino, Director, Karma Kreations
Helene is Fintech relationships professional and investment readiness consultant. She has been nominated for a Maserati 100 Award, Prowess Award for Inspiring Women in Business, and for the ITV Woman of the Year. She is also a published author, having recently published 'Business Funding for Dummies' (Wiley), Jan 2016.
For the full programme of the workshop please check this link.