Ambitious Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship is about the skills and ambitious mindset necessary to develop, drive and grow a successful business.

What it is

Entrepreneurs are the lifeblood of any economy and Scotland has a history of producing great ones. We want to support them in leading and growing world class businesses by helping them sharpen their entrepreneurial skills and significantly raise their ambition of what they can achieve. We can provide access to innovative and world class entrepreneurship support including executive education, masterclasses delivered by globally renowned experts, skills workshops, and help to accelerate new product development. It will open doors to world leading research and networking events in the UK and overseas.

Support is available for:

  • Access to specialist advice
  • An Entrepreneurial Academy delivering skills workshops
  • Entrepreneurial masterclasses and executive education at world-leading universities
  • SCALE Summer School
  • Innovation support
  • Support to accelerate new product or process development
  • Access to MIT's Industrial Liaison Programme
  • International conferences and events
  • Leadership skills
  • Internationalisation
  • Access to investment
  • Forging connections and networking

Register your interest now

If you're interested in attending any of these classes or future events, register your interest with us by email.

Get in touch today

HIE has supported and guided us at every stage of our journey. We’ve received assistance from experts to develop our strategy, support to train and develop our staff and access to fantastic facilities at the Centre for Health Science.
Dr Alasdair Mort, Chief Executive Officer, MIME Technologies