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Entrepreneurship Avenue Conference

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Alistair (left) and Andy (right).

UCE sponsored two students to attend Entrepreneurship Avenue Conference in Vienna on the 13th of May, with flights and accommodation paid for.

This is the largest one-day student entrepreneurship conference in Austria. With over 1000 attendees the conference is designed to inspire and encourage students to start or grow their own business with a startup workshop and visits to local co-working spaces and Incubators lined up for attendees.

Andy Graham and Alistair McLeay, the two students selected for the competition, left on Friday the 6th of May and have now returned home safely. Read on to hear how their trip went and to see photos.

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Meet the Students

Alistair

 

Andy

 
Alistair (left) with cousin and co-founder Reid McLeay.   Andy (centre) with Peter Montgomery and Dr. Rod Carr.
     
  • You can read more about Alistair in his profile.
 
  • You can read more about Andy in his profile.
  • Read Alistair's reflection from the trip here.
 
  • Read Andy's reflection from the trip here.

In Vienna

Andy and Alistair flew to Vienna on Friday the 6th of May and have now arrived safely home. The two have been exploring the city before the conference.

Check out daily updates from the Andy and Alistair on their blog.

 

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