UChicago Global Entrepreneurs Network Announcement in London

Join the Polsky Center to announce the launch of the University of Chicago Global Entrepreneurs Network. This initiative will create a platform for alumni entrepreneurs and investors to stay connected, share relevant resources, and enable collaboration.

At this special event, attendees will gather over sushi, pizza, and cocktails to learn about the UChicago GEN initiative from Randy Kroszner, Deputy Dean for Executive Programs and Norman R. Bobins Professor of Economics at Chicago Booth. Additionally, Waverly Deutsch, Clinical Professor of Entrepreneurship and Polsky Director for the University of Chicago Global Entrepreneurs Network, will give a special presentation on the new initiative and share how alumni can get involved and the vision for UChicago GEN. Alumni in attendance will have the opportunity to gain early access to UChicago GEN and sign-up to join the network.

6:00pm - 7:00pm // Registration and Welcome Reception
7:00pm - 8:00pm // Announcement of UChicago Global Entrepreneurs Network
8:00pm - 9:00pm // Reception and Opportunity to Sign-up for UChicago GEN
9:00pm // Celebration Concludes

The University, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation have undertaken a new initiative to create a platform for our alumni entrepreneurs and investors to stay connected, share relevant resources, and enable collaboration. The goal of the UChicago GEN initiative, led by Professor Deutsch, is to launch a global network to engage and support University of Chicago entrepreneurs and investors worldwide and build international brand awareness for the University and especially Chicago Booth and the Polsky Center as a world-class resource for entrepreneurship education and impactful new venture launch.

Space is limited and registration is required.

Please contact Cerise Miller at cerise.miller@chicagobooth.edu with any questions.


Event Information

Cost: Free for all UChicago alumni and friends; registration required.


6:00PM - 8:30PM Fri 6 Mar 2020 ( Timezone: Europe/London )


Chicago Booth London Campus
Woolgate Exchange, 1st Floor 25 Basinghall Street
London, United Kingdom

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Event Contact
Cerise Miller