Edinburgh - CAMentrepreneurs Meeting

Edinburgh - CAMentrepreneurs Meeting

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  • Board meeting
Hosted by CAMentrepreneurs
Wednesday, 2 May 2018 - 6.00pm to 8.00pm BST
Open to: 
Alumni and guests

Join CAMentrepreneurs Scotland for their fourth meeting and first event of 2018. 

CAMentrepreneurs have partnered with the University of Edinburgh's Business School and its Entrepreneurship Club to bring you a talk on 'Innovation in Family Businesses'

The first speaker is Alistair Tusting (Linkedin, Website) who has reinvented a very traditional manufacturing business and taken it global.

The second speaker is Colin Gilchrist (Linkedin, Website) who will talk about GWOF, a young, award winning company with ambitious growth plans. He’ll also introduce guests to their business simulation game ROCKET. And 15 participants will be given the opportunity to play ROCKET in June 2018 at the Business School!

The event will be hosted and moderated by Dr Claudia M. Duffy, Head of CAMentrepreneurs Scotland and European Patent Attorney at Ellis IP (Linkedin, Website)

As well as listening to our speakers, there will be the opportunity to chat with other attendees over refreshments, both before and after the moderated session. The event opens at 6pm for a 6:30pm start and is FREE to attend.

 

About Cambentrepreneurs

Launched in Edinburgh in December 2016 by the serial entrepreneurs Richard Lucas and Peter Cowley, CAMentrepreneuers' purpose is to:

• Support business and social entrepreneurship among Cambridge University alumni, current students and others.

• Inspire and assist its members to start, grow and invest in outstanding businesses by providing a structure that allows them to share their knowledge, experiences and networks

• Bring together positive minded alumni and others who want to work together to support enterprise, whether as entrepreneurs, investors, students or service providers.

CAMentrepreneurs exists to serve and help others. Our value lies in the idea that if everyone gives more than they get, everyone gets more than they give.

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About the University of Edinburgh Business School eClub

The eClub is a consortium of students, alumni, researchers, faculty and staff from across the University of Edinburgh, and colleagues from the wider community who share a common goal of fostering the entrepreneurial spirit. We are hosted by the University of Edinburgh's Business School, but are open to anyone with an interest, idea, business, or simple curiosity.

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Booking information

To book, please follow the link below. 

Price: 
Free

Location

Edinburgh University Business School
29 Buccleuch Place
Edinburgh
EH8 9JS
United Kingdom

Location information

The meeting will be held in the Auditorium and Concourse