Brussels sprouts

Entrepreneurship is alive and well in Europe. I’ve spent the last few days in Brussels attending the Benelux Venture Forum. There is certainly no shortage of great technology start-ups and venture capital in the region from what I witnessed. Investors were various and numerous – I was on a panel with Cees-Jan Koomen from Point-One…


Second Chance Tuesday

Today I spent the afternoon and evening at the Second Chance Tuesday event in London. In the afternoon there was an “Early Stage Funding Workshop” for an audience of about 100 companies, which consisted of a panel discussion with entrepreneurs and investors talking about what setting up and investing in a business is really like….


Ideas Igloo

On Tuesday I was at the launch of the Ideas Igloo at Thames Valley University, Ealing, which was one of the Enterprise Week events going on this week. The Ideas Igloo is a roadshow of events that will visit about 20 universities between now March. This is all part of raising awareness and getting more…