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Graduate School of Life Sciences

An inspiring educational experience in a unique environment

Studying at Cambridge

Transforming you and your enterprise

When Oct 17, 2013 02:35 PM to
Oct 21, 2013 02:35 PM
Where London
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Transforming you and your enterprise


Date: 23 October 2013, 18:00 – 20:30

Location: Prince Philip House, 3 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5DG

Register: Please register your interest and book your place »

The ticket price for the event (including refreshments and networking) is £10 per head.


Guest speakers:

  • Jamie      Urquhart, Venture Partner with Pond Venture Partners and CfEL Entrepreneur      in Residence
  • Stephen      Tordoff, Renewable Energy Engineer and Manager Wind Resources at Falck      Renewables
  • Robert Catton, Business Solution Design at BT


You may be a dynamic graduate looking to forge an entrepreneurial career, a future leader of a family business looking to ensure continued and sustainable success, an employee within an established company with potential innovations to progress internally; or indeed a seasoned entrepreneur looking to make the transition from lifestyle to growth entrepreneur.  Find out from experienced entrepreneur, Jamie Urquhart, about what and who influenced his entrepreneurial journey and the challenges of entrepreneurship in practice. You will also hear from alumni of the Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship about what they learned through the programme, how this impacted their personal entrepreneurial development and transformed their business or enterprise.


Contact: If you have any questions, please contact Nicky Reynolds, CfEL Programme Manager. Email:


Further information about the Postgraduate Diploma in Entrepreneurship is available here » 


If you are interested, please sign up before Monday 21st October 2013  ,   There is a nominal £10 booking fee which covers our catering costs for the evening.  Places are limited so hurry!




More information about this event…

Welcome to the Graduate School of Life Sciences

We are the largest centre for research and professional training in the Life Sciences in the UK, offering a very special experience to a community of around 2000 graduate students across departments within the School of the Biological Sciences, School of Clinical Medicine and eleven University Partner Institutes in the Cambridge area.

Every year some of the world's brightest and most determined students are attracted by the opportunity to carry out research projects with renowned scientists in a vibrant, multidisciplinary environment at one of the world's most respected research-led universities.

The School co-ordinates funding opportunities within the Life Sciences for their postgraduate education, as well as ensuring students receive the highest quality supervision and training.