Building students entrepreneurial potential
Lisa McMullan, The Women’s Organisation
This interactive workshop for Industry PhD and summer students will explore what it means to be entrepreneurial and provide opportunities for you to consider your own entrepreneurial competences and aspirations. We will draw from current thinking and frameworks, so that you can takeaway tools and language widely used in business and industry.
Networking in a Virtual World
Dr Nessa Carey, Carey International Impact Training
There's never been a more important time to master online networking, for now and for the future. This training will show you how to develop strategies and techniques for building and maintaining your online presence, so that you stand out for potential collaborators and partners.
James Otter, Ellipson Ltd, Entrepreneur in Residence at the University of Southampton, UK
Dr Pete Hotten, NuAge Vision
Building on the successful summer series, "Commercial Literacy" returns to share the lived experience of the Entrepreneurs in Residence and other experts within the Royal Society’s Industry College network. This session will cover fundamental knowledge on business and IP, and will be split into two during the workshop.
1. Intro business. This session taken by James Otter, EiR at the University of Southampton, will be suitable for individuals who are interested in learning more about business principles.
2. Practicalities of negotiating IP. This session will be taken by Dr Pete Hotten, EiR at the University of Swansea, and will discuss the methods and key details needed to consider in order to negotiate a deal over IP rights.