School of Business and Economics

Events



11 May 2016

MBA Conference 2016: Entrepreneurship

Wednesday 11th May  10.00am – 4.00pm

Venue: Sir Richard Morris Building, School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, LE11 3TU

Our 2016 conference will focus on Entrepreneurship and understanding what makes organisations and individuals entrepreneurial. We are drawing on the expertise of Loughborough’s own Glendonbook Centre for Enterprise Development to deliver the conference.

We are especially pleased to be able to welcome our two external speakers:

Gail Emms, (http://gailemms.com/), European, Olympic and All England championship winning badminton player, who will speak on Goal Setting, highly relevant to the entrepreneurial journey.

Stuart Miller, CEO of Bybox and Glendonbrook Entrepreneur in Residence

To register for the event please email R.Cufflin@lboro.ac.uk

I look forward to welcoming you.

Best wishes

Dr Andrew Rothwell, Director of MBA Programmes

www.lboro.ac.uk/mba

 

Programme

09.45

Registration and Coffee

10.00

Welcome: Professor Stewart Robinson, Dean of the School of Business & Economics

Introduction: Dr Andrew Rothwell, Director of MBA Programmes

10.10

Entrepreneurial Action: Dr Julie Holland, Director of the Glendonbrook Centre 

10.30

The Entrepreneurial Journey: Stuart Miller, Glendonbrook Centre Entrepreneur in Residence

11.15

Coffee/tea Break

11.30

A Entrepreneurial Journey: Setting goals in sport and taking action to achieve these goals: Gail Emms

12.15

Summary and instructions for the afternoon sessions: Dr Julie Holland

12.30

Buffet lunch

13.30

Workshops:

Workshop 1 – Setting goals in sport and taking action to achieve these goals

Workshop 2 – Resilience and entrepreneurial action

Workshop 3 – Entrepreneurship & family firms

14.30

Workshops 1,2,3

15.30

Workshops 1,2,3

16.30

Summary

Closing Comments