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  • 1. Irish entrepreneurial educationinside and outside of the university David Smith, Principal, Tirna Partners Triple Helix Research Group Building the Entrepreneurial University Nov 14, 2012, Stanford
  • 2. University Example• Trinity College Dublin (TCD) – founded in 1592 – 2010 plan for Trinity Engineering • focus on Engineering Innovation & Creative Design • European Hub of a global network of Engineering Innovation and Design – Stanford ME310 Design Innovation • TCD Graduate Team & Stanford team on an industry sponsored project
  • 3. Public Sector Example Accelerated Large Pre-HPSU HPSU Established Scaling Growth Company iGap AGE Leadership 4 Growth Excel at Export Selling Series International Selling Programme Graduates 4 International Growth Management 4 Growth Diploma Manufacturing Mgmt Mentors
  • 4. Public Sector Example Stanford Oren Michels, Accelerated Large Pre-HPSU HPSU Established ScalingJeff Clavier Growth Company iGap AGE Leadership 4 Growth Excel at Export Selling Series International Selling Programme Graduates 4 International Growth Management 4 Growth Diploma Manufacturing Mgmt Mentors
  • 5. Startup Camp: Enabling Global EntrepreneursUSMAC intensive 5-day boot campHelp entrepreneurs transition to growing a global company.  Kauffman FastTrac® GrowthVenture™; Eric Ries ‘Lean Startup’ principles; and best practices in Silicon Valley  3-hour workshop each day,  Daily one-to-one mentoring sessions & pitch coaching  Daily guest speakers from Silicon Valley VCs & industry experts  Experiential, hands-on format allows participants to learn with & from their peersIt is the 1st Phase of our 3-phase Global Market Entry methodology
  • 6. David SmithPrincipalTirna PartnersAddress Menlo Park, California, USAPhone USA +1 650 283 6369Phone Ireland +353 1 525 3156Email david.smith@tirnapartners.comWebsite http://www.tirnapartners.com/Skype davidivorsmithLinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/in/davidivorsmithTwitter https://twitter.com/DavidivorsmithFacebook http://www.facebook.com/DavidIvorSmithAngelList https://angel.co/davidivorsmith