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The Entrepreneurship Centre at CJBS
The Entrepreneurship Centre, Cambridge Judge Business School, Trumpington Street, CB2 1AG Cambridge,
Are you an ambitious entrepreneur, researcher, academic or scientist looking to propel your hi-tech or biotech business idea to commercial success? Or would you like to transform an innovation project for your current employer?
Ignite is an intensive, one-week programme for those of you working or doing research in the hi-tech or biotech sectors who already have a business idea, project or early stage venture. The aim is to support you assess the commercial feasibility of your business plan, better define and shape it’s potential; and build a strong foundation for commercial application. We leverage the wealth of resources and networks available via the renowned Cambridge Cluster and entrepreneurial ecosystem to provide a high value blend of academic teaching by our faculty, mentoring tailored to you and your venture; and one-to-one clinics with industry experts.
By the end of the week, you will have a business plan presentation and a clear way forward for your business idea. You will have:
— Learned how to explain the technology opportunity in commercial terms
— Learned about new business models and approaches to obtaining early value
— Gained a commercial approach in the development of innovative ideas
— Clarified the business idea, and tested it within a high calibre and safe environment
— Developed a significant network of contacts with the business community, Cambridge investor network and your programme peers
— Had a great week of thinking time to accelerate your ideas
— Gained inspiration, confidence and planned your next steps
Please note application is competitive and places are limited. A 15% early bird discount is available for those applying by 15 April.
Find out more and apply > bit.ly/2oPDdbw