Together the five of us have established SSES, our joint school devoted to offering our students education, training and inspiration in applied entrepreneurship. So, if you are a student of ours: a special welcome! If not, check out our events and seminars.


15 Jan

Ideation – Creating a Business Idea

Every business idea has to start somewhere. Ideation helps you visualise a business opportunity by creatively identifying market demands and analysing competitors.

16 Jan

Design Thinking

Design is a powerful tool in strategic work. Still, few entrepreneurs know how to really use design related methods to increase performance. In this course you will be introduced to design thinking as a skill to move beyond the traditional boundaries of entrepreneurship.

16 Jan

Execution – Running Your Own Company

Taking a venture from the drawing board to the marketplace is what Execution is all about. We challenge you to have your first sale, customer or user before examination.

16 Jan

Finance for Start-ups

How to finance start-ups is a main concern for entrepreneurs. Finance for Start-ups helps you understand and use the most common tools and techniques used in entrepreneurial finance.

03 Feb

Online Marketing

Creating online campaigns can easily be learned from a Youtube tutorial. This workshop will focus on understanding the underlying mechanics of online marketing, and will provide the reasoning tactics and tools that enable the crafting of highly effective marketing strategies.

09 Feb

Communicating Innovation

People who invent great products are sometimes disappointed by the reactions of peers, managers and consumers. A more impactful communication method might sound like a winner in theory but in the real world selling the idea is complicated by social factors we often don't consider. In this workshop we discover how this happens and how you can communicate to avoid it.

20 Mar

Negotiations for Start-ups

Whether you like or not, as an entrepreneur you will end up in daily negotiation situations. This course aims at providing you with a personalised and powerful framework for dealing with those kinds of situations.

20 Mar

Social Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship can be really tricky. Social entrepreneurship even more so. In this course we challenge you to use the methods of entrepreneurship to tackle and solve the wicked problems of the world.

20 Mar

From Science to Business - Concepts in Biotechnology

The biotech-industry is like no other industry. This course provides biotech-entrepreneurs with knowledge to commercialise and run a business within their specific field.

26 Mar

Business Model Innovation

Once your business is up and running, you will no doubt want to grow it into a successful operation that can adapt with an ever-changing world. Business Model Innovation offers you the opportunity to develop a unique skill-set that has helped many of the world's leading enterprises.