Our own Anica Zeyen @ European Start-up Festival 2019

This year’s European Start-up Festival took place on 20th and 21st September in the beautiful town of Malmö (Sweden). Our Enterprise Hub Team was there as well: Anica, Emilio and Lassie. Friday morning, after an amazingly entertaining start to the day, Anica was part of the panel on “sustainability and entrepreneurship” and joined in the…

E-ship: the uncertainty board game – test-run with game creators

We were very excited to welcome Dr. Rajiv V. Basaiawmoitto and Dr. Taru Deva, the creators of the E-ship: Uncertainty board game, Royal Holloway to test-run his entrepreneurship-theme board game. Together with 6 volunteer PhD student, we tried out the game while enjoying the food at the Pack Horse. The feedback was very positive and…

Our social venture in Kenya

written by Roberto Di Bella and Margherita Alinovi, 4th September 2019 In December of 2017 during our first trip to Kenya, we went to visit Jukumu Letu, an organization that offers affordable education to children living in the slums of Nairobi. The uniqueness of the project, absent within the majority of school or similar projects…

Collaborative Entrepreneurship

This past March, Royal Holloway Management Students were given the opportunity to visit Mines-Télecom Business School (IMTBS) to observe how students of management and students of engineering work collaboratively to come up with entrepreneurship ideas. This gave RHUL students the opportunity to observe how IMTBS students overcome obstacles and pursue funding opportunities and recognition to…

Winners of this year’s Entrepreneurship Award

Meet the winners of this year’s Royal Holloway Entrepreneurship Award. All four teams have received seed-funding to continue their amazing work. EazyRent and ReWine will represent Royal Holloway in the National Santander Entrepreneurship Competition. So wish them good luck for this amazing opportunity. Assempa: In partnership with Olive International Konsult, FareShare and Enactus University of…

What happened since Cohabit was runner-up at the Entrepreneurship Award?

  Last year I was fortunate enough to be placed as runner up in the 2018 Royal Holloway University Entrepreneurship award. With the award came £500 worth of seed money and mentoring from an industry professional, Jamila Yu; in order to start my business venture, Cohabit. My initial idea was a website that could connect…