For students


Enterprise Foundations: Ideas Working for a better world. This podcast explores the entrepreneurial journey with some of our clients.

Check out our podcast series led by journalist Kim McAllister and Bobby Pembleton, Enterprise Executive at Edinburgh Innovations.

This limited series will explore different topics with guest speakers from Edinburgh Innovations, the Data-Driven Entrepreneurship programme and entrepreneurs from various startups.  

The four episodes cover:

  • The problem-solution fit

With Lorenzo Conti, founder of Crover, a drone that can move through grain or sand, and Ross McLennan, Enterprise Executive and business adviser at Edinburgh Innovations.


  • Engaging stakeholders mindfully to develop your customer base

With Alison Wood, founder of Floco, a reusable period product and Student Enterprise Manager Lorna Baird.


  • To code or not to code?

Featuring Alex Reissig founder of Simplicare, a healthcare-tech startup and Laura Bernal co-founder of Netminds and Incubator Programme Manager on the University of Edinburgh’s Data-Driven Entrepreneurship Programme.


  • What I wish I knew: early stage funding

With Kate Fox, Investment Analyst from Old College Capital, the University of Edinburgh’s in-house venture investment fund, plus all previous guests will pop back to discuss their early stage funding journeys.


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Ideas for a better world podcast