Events

Social Enterprise Tour - (Digbeth Social Enterprise walk)

Date
Wednesday 22nd April 2015
Location:
Birmingham
Description
Social Enterprise Tour, Digbeth social enterprise walk. Free transport provided by Careers Network. Birmingham City Drive 2015 is a week of events organised by iSE that aim to raise awareness of social enterprises and the impact they are having every day on society and the environment in Birmingham. iSE are hosting a social enterprise walk on Wednesday 22nd April 2015 to give you a unique chance to visit a selection of social enterprises and hear their stories.

Start Up Skills Sunday

Date
Sunday 26th April 2015
Location:
Learning Centre UG06
Description
Are you interested in joining a start-up business? Or have you thought of starting your own business? Maybe you just want to gain the skills that will make you stand out to employers? Careers Network are running one day business skills training session Sunday 26th April 10am-4pm.

A Business Idea Over Coffee - Starbucks

Date
Wednesday 6th May 2015
Location:
Starbucks - Muirhead Tower
Description
Do you have a business idea? Do you need help with your business plan or executive summary? Would you like advice over a free tea or coffee? If you have a business idea and would like to take it further, why not come along to Starbucks on March 11th and gain advice on how to take the idea forward.

Clive Booth - Free mentoring for entrepreneurs and social enterprises

Date
Thursday 21st May 2015
Location:
Old Gymnasium (Y1 on campus map)
Description
Clive Booth is a familiar face to the University of Birmingham and will be on hand to offer business advice and mentoring to students and recent graduates. Clive spends his timing helping entrepreneurs and will be coming to the University on a monthly basis to offer his support and guidance. This would be particularly benefit individuals on the BSEEN programme, individuals taking part in a Social Enterprise project or anyone who is considering starting their own business.

Postgraduate Enterprise Summer School (PESS 2015)

Date
Monday 13th - Friday 17th July 2015
Location:
Learning Centre UG05, UG06
Description
During an intensive week of training the Postgraduate Enterprise Summer School takes you through a wide range of specialist areas. Participants will work together in small teams to solve a real life strategy challenge being faced by an influential local organisation. Alongside the comprehensive programme of interactive professional skills training sessions, participants take part in visiting the organisation; research; guest speaker sessions and developing proposals to address the organisation's requirements. On the final day each team will present their findings back to a panel of the organisation's representatives.
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