Who is the festival for?
EntFest is a unique celebration of enterprise and entrepreneurship. Brought to you by the Peter Jones Foundation for Enterprise this free one-day festival brings students, young entrepreneurs, business founders, leaders and investors together to network, learn and champion enterprise in all its forms.
Peter Jones Enterprise Academies (PJEA)
EntFest incorpartes the graduation for PJEA students and the live Dragon’s Den style final of the Peter Jones Foundation’s National Entrepreneur of the Year. It is also an event for graduates to learn more about opportunities post-18, whether they are going onto higher education, into employment or looking to start their own business
Enterprising Schools and Colleges
EntFest is a free festival with a broad agenda of learning opportunities for students of all ages. Students will have the opportunity to meet entrepreneurs and business leaders in face to face networking sessions, attend live pitching events, visit interactive displays and much much more. For those with their own student businesses, like our Tycoon teams, there is the opportunity to trade.
Enterprising Business Leaders and Investors
EntFest is a unique opportunity for business leaders, founders and investors to network and inspire the next generation of intrapreneurs and entrepreneurs that will drive the UK’s future prosperity. There will be live pitching events, panel debates and a schedule of Ted Style talks for all audiences.
Enterprising Education Organisations
EntFest aims to bring together innovative organisations working in the enterprise education space. Whether you are an organisation that supports young people with developing skills for greater employability and entrepreneurship or one that helps to give young people the tools, opportunities and inspiration to achieve their ambitions, the festival will provide plenty of opportunities to engage with learners of all ages.
The University of Buckingham; the perfect setting.