Events

We are back and we have a full calendar of events planned for you. What is even better is that now if you participate in certain events, you can receive a certificate of participation afterwards.

Part of this academic year will still be on zoom but we are also going to host some in-person sessions on campus.

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Current Events

How To Start Your Own Business: From Ideation to Formation

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When: Every Tuesday from 10am – 12pm starting 11th Jan 2022

Where: Enterprise Hub Space in EWD

Over 10-weeks, this program will provide a step-by-step road map for developing your business ideas and converting them into successful ventures.

The program will guide you through the brainstorming process of developing great products and services all the way to identifying future customers and establishing a loyal client base

This program will be delivered in a face-to-face format which will enable real-time interaction with faculty members of the Enterprise Hub and your fellow peers

Key Takeaways:

  1. Learn to evaluate a business idea and opportunity
  2. Appreciate the overall aspects related to opportunity recognition, product conception and team formation
  3. Understand key stages of the new venture creation process such as customer identification, meeting the needs of a customer, designing and developing your product/idea and scaling your business
  4. Understand the process for creation of products that customers want and will be willing to pay for

To sign-up:Please email ankit.gaur@rhul.ac.uk

IN-novation Hours

When: Drop-in sessions are Wednesday 12:30-2pm (with Elton); Thursday Where: Drop-in sessions in the Enterprise Hub space in the Davison Building (Groundfloor opposite SU shop); sessions booked via Calendly links below are held on Zoom

Past events

Workshop: I’m not an Entrepreneur, am I?

When: Wednesday, 28th October 3.30-5:30pm & Wednesday, 2nd December 3:30-5:30pm (both workshops are identical) Where: zoom
What: Don’t think you’ve got the stuff to be an entrepreneur? You definitely do! If you want to know how, join us for this 1-hour interactive workshop designed to introduce you to the concept of entrepreneurship, the different types of entrepreneurship, and some preconceptions of entrepreneurship. We’ll demonstrate the practicality and relevance of an entrepreneurial mindset and how it shows up in your daily life. This workshop is aimed at students with limited to no knowledge of entrepreneurship who would like to learn more.
Book for 28th October: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/im-not-an-entrepreneur-am-i-tickets-123684556839?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch
Book for 2nd December: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/im-not-an-entrepreneur-am-i-tickets-123688478569

European StartUp Festival

When: 16th – 21st November
Where: Virtual What: Our partners at the European Startup Association are hosting a multi-day virtual innovation and start-up festival. You can register via this link. As our very own Anica is one of the speakers, we got 10 free tickets (first come first serve. To grab one of these tickets, simply use the discount code: Royal

Workshop: What do I want to change and (how) am I doing it?

When: Wednesday, 18th November 2020; 3:30-5:30pm
Where: Zoom
What: Have you ever wondered why some people use the same thing in different ways? Or maybe you’re struggling to figure out why we can’t seem to solve climate change. Why are there things that should be solved, but aren’t?? Maybe the answer isn’t so obvious, or maybe there’s something lurking beneath the surface. Find out with this 2-hour interactive workshop and discover the key to systemic change. From dealing with a cold, to tackling the student debt crisis, to completing your degree, you’ll learn how to address multiple problems from the bottom-up. This workshop is aimed at all those interested in the complexities of daily life. No knowledge of entrepreneurship is necessary
Book: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/what-do-i-want-to-change-and-how-am-i-doing-it-tickets-123686045291?aff=erelpanelorg

Royal Holloway Innovation Festival

When: 19th February -21st February 2020
Where: The Packhorse
What: Undertake an entrepreneurial adventure over 3 days designed to evolve your ideas into a workable business model, with support from industry experts.

Venture Crawl

We are proud to join the 2020 Venture Crawl.
When: 11th March 2020
Where: all over London
What: will announce more later
How to join: watch our newsletter, this space or our Eventbrite Page.

In-Sight Workshops for Entrepreneurs

Tuesday 3rd March, 3-5pm, Gowar and Wedderburn Common Room Mr Steve West, Former CTO at the Foreign and Common Wealth Office. What’s your Biggest Marshmallow?
Get your place now and register (event is free but registration is required)

On-Campus Events for Entrepreneurs

Tuesday 11th February 1-2pm, Windsor Auditorium, Windsor Building Mr Kam Sethi, Tax Analyst ‘Business Strategy in the Disruptive Environment’

Tuesday 10th March, 1-2pm, Windsor Auditorium, Windsor Building Mr Sasha Becejac, Managing Director, Link Medical Solutions. ‘Why Innovation is essentially about learning, and change is often disruptive, risky and costly’

Wednesday 11th March, 6.15pm, Venue TBC  Mr Sam Gurney, General Secretary, Trades Union Congress, South East Region ‘Employment Relations, International Trends and the Alternatives’

Thursday 12th March, 4-6pm, Shilling Building, Shilling Auditorium Ms Inesa Soghoyan, AWIN marketing agency
Topic TBC