EiR Webinar - Identifying Your Business Idea and Getting Started




Find out how to identify a business idea and shape your idea into a business start up.

Webinar 1: Wednesday 10th November 2021, 13.00 – 14.15

Carolyn Currie, Enterpreneur in Residence at QMU, stood in grounds of QMU Campus

Join our host QMU Entrepreneur in Residence Carolyn Currie as she questions our expert panel on creating a business idea and then turning that idea into a business.We will hear from Elaine Baxter of Boutique Innovation, an innovation specialist who ran the first innovation accelerator at Procter & Gamble Luxury division and again at Coty, driving innovation at pace for some of the world’s biggest brands; Diana Montador of Montador Consulting who has managed global research for Skype, eBay and Microsoft and Gail Brydon, founder of JustBe Botanicals - an all-natural, feel-good range that includes multiple award winning skincare, sensory spa treatments, herbal teas and aromatherapy chocolates.

To mark COP26 we will also be looking at starting up sustainably on a net zero basis. Get your questions on starting a business answered by submitting them in advance of the event to or ask them on the day.

Entrepreneur in Residence

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Entrepreneur in Residence

Carolyn Currie QMU Entrepreneur in Residence
Miriam Smith Innovation and Enterprise Manager
0131 474 0000
07872 128 688

Event Details

Location Online webinar
Date & Time Start 10 November 2021
1:00pm End 10 November 2021
Cost Free

Booking will be available via EventBrite in due course.