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New Approaches to Leadership for Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs

Event Details

June 10, 2010 - 7:00pm  to 
June 11, 2010 - 8:00pm
John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY
Contact Name: 
Andrew Mitchell
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New Approaches to Leadership for Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs, Managers & CEOs by Professor Fiona Murray, MIT Sloan School of Management, Laura Barker Morse, Managing Director, Entrepreneurship Ventures, Inc. and Glenda Burkhart Managing Director of Golden Seeds LLC.

A high quality seminar and workshop for Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs, Managers & CEOs and their business executives from innovative, fast-growing companies, featuring case studies and lectures, interactive discussions, participants presentations, “hands-on” exercises, and the opportunity to practice “elevator sales pitches” to potential customers, employees and board members.

Click HERE to view photographs from the previous Aspiring Women Entrepreneurs workshop.


Professor Fiona Murray
Sarofim Family Career Development Professor
Associate Professor of Management
Technological Innovation & Entrepreneurship Group
MIT Sloan School of Management

Laura Barker Morse
Managing Director
Entrepreneurship Ventures, Inc.
Former Partner, Human Capital, Atlas Venture

Glenda Burkhart
Managing Director of Golden Seeds LLC
General Management consultant

Kenneth P Morse

Founding Managing Director
MIT Entrepreneurship Center
Visiting Professor, ESADE Business School, Barcelona, Spain
Chair in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Competitiveness
Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands


Free/fully subsidised for CEOs/founders/Directord of Scottish based high-growth technology businesses.

£295 for individuals from companies outwith Scotland or from the Highlands and Islands and from large corporates or Professional Service firms.

Workshop cost:

As per previous Informatics Ventures workshops, fully subsidised (free) places are available for individuals or companies that:
  • are ambitious and committed to high-growth globally; AND

  • are science / technology based; AND

  • are located in Lowlands and Uplands Scotland (anywhere other than Highlands and Islands); AND

  • have less than 250 employees and less than 50M Euro turnover; AND

  • confirm eligibility by email with andrew [dot] mitchell [at] ed [dot] ac [dot] uk (Andrew Mitchell) prior to registering.


All other ambitious entrepreneurs not fitting this criteria can attend at a cost £295 for the evening and one day.