Hello!

Welcome to the London School of Economics' Entrepreneurs Society

We are LSE's most active society

with a membership base including undergraduates, postgraduates and alumni from the LSE and a 10,000+ social media follower base.

The society was founded in 2004, and has since evolved into one of the most successful societies at the LSE ? winning LSE SU?s Gold Award, Most Improved Society and Outstanding Society Member in 2016.

Our Mission

is to provide our members with the best opportunities to do the following:

  • Learn the skills and develop the mind-set necessary to succeed as a modern entrepreneur
  • Develop, validate and finance their business ideas
  • Expand their network and be inspired by successful entrepreneurs
  • Take on career opportunities in high-growth entrepreneurial environments ? from internships in start-ups to full-time positions in tech giants

Our Ventures

  • Speaker series that brings the entrepreneurial spirit directly to LSE
  • Successful entrepreneurs ranging from tech-startup founders to executives of global corporation
  • Each event focuses on different aspects: starting a business, funding & more
  • Past speakers include: founder of Shazam, Candy Crush….x.x.xx.

Workplace Tours provides students with an opportunity to visit and learn from some of the fastest growing start-ups in London and experience what day-to-day life at their offices is really like. Experience the famously sought after start-up culture first hand by joining us on a tour!

Workplace tours will happen once a term.

In partnership with UCL, we bring to you the opportunity to be recruited into some of London's finest and most competitive start-ups for both paid internships and full-time positions. Such an initiative is especially useful for students looking to enter the entrepreneurship space, and invest their time in alternative careers.

The career fair is scheduled to take place in the start of Lent term, and thus will also benefit students still looking for summer jobs.

Kickstart London is the first cross-university, student-run entrepreneurship programme with the main aim of creating a truly connected community of student entrepreneurs to test their ideas.

We use business projects, structured workshops and mentoring as a vehicle to educate our participants about entrepreneurship and build strong connections across universities.

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As the world?s largest conference of its kind, AIBE (Artificial Intelligence in Business & Entrepreneurship) Summit will fully immerse over 1,000 delegates into the world of AI, highlighting the progress made hitherto in various industries and the benefits and dangers that humankind is faced with. Speakers will range from tech giants such as Google and IBM to AI start-up founders as well as world-leading researchers and philosophers from Imperial, Oxford and LSE universities. The Summit will also include AI & Robotics demonstrations and a special ?Build your own robot? session.

ESS is Europe's first Angel and Venture Capital Competition held exclusively for students and reintroduced in 2016. Hosted in partnership with many of the continent's top entrepreneurial student societies, the competition culminates in the Grand Final where the best entrepreneurs pitch to an audience of experienced investors, looking to put their money into Europe's best new enterprises.

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Since its inception in 2010, Sparks has emerged as the largest and most prestigious student-run entrepreneurship conference in the UK. We have hosted over 50 world business leaders, founders and CEO's to inspire, lead workshops and directly network with over 450 entrepreneurial students each year. These speakers travel from across the globe and have run companies worth billions of dollars, with industries ranging from SaaS to space travel.

Sponsor

10,000
Followers on Social Media
500
Active Members

Awards

Gold Award
LSE Students' Union
2017/18
Silver Award
LSE Students' Union
2016/17
Outstanding Society Member
Zunair Akbar Jaffery (VP)
2016/17
Gold Award
LSE Students' Union
2015/16
Most Improved Society
LSE Students' Union
2015/16
Outstanding Society Member
Andrew Mitson (President)
2015/16