Two routes into start-ups – How to make the jump
- 15 October 2019, 6:30-8:30pm
- Eddington Postdoc Centre, Eddington
Ever wondered what drives an entrepreneur? Maybe you’re thinking of starting your own business. What are the magic ingredients to prosper, to grow or to becoming your own boss?
Termed almost 40 years ago, “The Cambridge Phenomena”, the UK city exploded in its tech, life sciences and services since the 1960s. It grew from it’s unique setting where: networks are nurtured; innovation, creativity and curiosity are the order of the day! The Cambridge Cluster has transformed the way ideas grow into successful businesses, and the area is now one of the most important technology centres in Europe.
At the coal face of research and business; the highs, the lows, the challenges and how they overcame them, Catherine Ramsdale and Gillian Ewers will share their different entrepreneurial routes into start-ups. They will bring to life the key considerations joining or starting a company and building for success.