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4 December 2013 @ 17:00 – 21:30 Europe/London Timezone
University of South Wales Business School
Lodge Road
Caerleon, Newport, Newport NP18 3RA

Entrepreneurs Wales 2013 – The big debate! Have your say on entrepreneurship in your local region.

Building on the success of the ‘Entrepreneurs Wales 2012’ conference, the Welsh Government will be running a series of evening events across Wales.  The theme is ‘making Wales a more entrepreneur centric place to do business’ and will start from 5pm at the University of South Wales, Main Hall, Caerleon Campus.

Below you can view Andrew’s presentation from the Newport event.

Keynote Address and Business Leaders

David Murray-Hundley, Founder Adaro Red & co-founder Pario Ventures
Andrew Grill, IBM Partner Social Business.

Business Leader Panel Members

Mr Alan Bristow, CEO Icon Corporate Finance.

Entrepreneur Panel Members

Ms Stephanie Murdoch, MD Comparison Creator
Mr Simon Powell, CEO Eysys
Mr Warren Fauvel, CEO & Founder 5aWK.

Each session will be hosted by Sarah Dickins, BBC Wales Economic Correspondent and include a keynote address from a high profile speaker, networking opportunities and a topical panel discussion. There will also be an opportunity for delegates to discuss and debate a range of key questions that are important to the success of Welsh entrepreneurs, and outline potential solutions and actions to improve the environment for entrepreneurs in Wales.  The topics for discussion will include:

  • Finance and funding
  • Engaging with big business: David dancing with Goliath
  • Engaging with Higher Education: Leveraging knowledge, resources and collaboration
  • Entrepreneurs supporting entrepreneurs: Connecting non-resident Welsh entrepreneurs with Wales

Watch this space for further information and details of key note speakers.

If you are an entrepreneur or business person and are interested in participating in this exciting event, please register your interest by emailing including the following information:

  • Full name (including title)
  • Business name
  • Contact details – contact telephone number, email address, home/business address
  • Event you wish to attend

Please note that each event will be limited to 100 spaces and registration of interest does not guarantee a place.

Find our more at the event website.