Student Entrepreneurship Week at Stellenbosch University

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Student Entrepreneurship Week at Stellenbosch University

The SA Department of Higher Education & Training’s Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) platform, aimed at supporting students who are considering entrepreneurship as a potential career.

SEW2017 is for students who want to become employers, rather than employees. Here’s your chance to learn more about entrepreneurship and get an introduction to entrepreneurship skills.

Stellenbosch University is hosting 3 different events during 1-7 August as part of this national campaign.


Student Entrepreneurship Week 2017 at Stellenbosch University
Host Innovus/LaunchLab Small Business Academy Centre for Applied Entrepreneurship (USB-ED)
Venue LaunchLab USB LaunchLab
Theme Research, IP, Student companies and Spin-outs Postgraduate entrepreneurship Shape the Future
Date/Time 1 August 3 August 7 August
10:00-10:30 Innovus and LaunchLab driving entrepreneurship
Welcome and SEW overview
Small Business Academy and Entrepreneurship

Postgrad Diploma and Entrepreneurship

Career challenges facing young adults – DeWet Schoeman  USB-ED

Young minds alumni successes

11:00-11:30 Goosain Solomon


Awie Vlok – Innovation Orchestra
Futures workshop-Doris Viljoen IFR
11:30-12:00 Jure Erwee – BridgeIoT


12:00-12:30 Henri Bam – Sxuirrel


Phumlani Nkontwana – Future Careers and Choices
12:30-13:00 Market Opportunities with LaunchLab Shape the Future: LaunchLab Innovation Challenges