Following on from our previous successful talks back in 2017, Wednesday Business: Enterprise Talks are back for three further consecutive Wednesday evenings starting in February 2018

Please come and join us to hear from leading entrepreneurs who will take you through their journey and the challenges they faced whilst creating and growing their business.

These inspiring talks also provide the opportunity to network with individuals who share your interest in entrepreneurship.

These events are free of charge to attend and open to all but you must register for a ticket.

Register for each event using the links below:

Wednesday 21 February 2018

Go Ape

Go Ape

Go Ape Ltd. is an outdoor adventure company. The company was founded in 2001 by Rebecca and Tristram Mayhew, after they were inspired by a tree-top adventure course in France.

From a holiday to a multi-million pound business. This talk will highlight how a family business has achieved super growth.

Register - 21 February

Wednesday 28 February 2018

Richard Salvage - Owner, Medsa Group Ltd

Richard will take you through what Investors look for in new ventures

Register - 28 February

Wednesday 7 March 2018

Glenn Collinson and Phil O’Donovan

The team that bought you Bluetooth

Meet the founders of Cambridge Silicon Radio which has made Bluetooth universal. This exciting tech company has made every day wireless communication part of our everyday life.

Register - 7 March

All event dates

    • 21 Feb 2018
    • 28 Feb 2018
    • 07 Mar 2018

Location & travel details

Cranfield University is located at the very heart of the UK – within the innovation triangle between London and the cities of Oxford and Cambridge.

Our central location provides easy access from the M1, excellent main line rail service as well as proximity to key international airports. Set in rolling countryside, Cranfield offers a rich, rural landscape complemented by thriving towns and picturesque villages.

  • Road: We are just 10 minutes from Junctions 13 and 14 of the M1 motorway. There is free parking on campus.
  • Rail: Milton Keynes or Bedford
  • Air: London Luton (22 miles), Heathrow (50 miles) or Birmingham (70 miles)

For further travel details please visit our Location page.


If you would like to book accommodation whilst visiting the campus then we are pleased to offer en suite accommodation on the campus, which is within easy walking distance of lecture rooms and other facilities. To make an enquiry or booking, please contact the Cranfield Management Development Centre.