Aankondiging: Tropical Forest Career Night - 'Entrepreneurship in the Tropics'

Tropical Forest Career Night
 
“Entrepreneurship in the Tropics”
 
Organized by the Vereniging Tropische Bossen
 
Are you interested in pursuing a career in the tropics? Would you perhaps like to start your 
 
own business or consultancy and would you like to know what is it like to work in the 
 
tropics? Come to the Tropical Forest Career Night! During this evening different 
 
entrepreneurs will share their experiences related to working in the tropics and how they 
 
achieved setting up a business. They will provide you with tips and tricks!
 
 
Thursday 21st of January 2016
 
 
Date & time: 
 
19.00-22.30
 
 
Location:
 
Forum Building, room 031 & 034
 
Wageningen University
 
 
 
Program:
 
19.00  
 
Entry with coffee and tea
 
19.30  
 
Introduction by the VTB
 
19.50  
 
Examples of young entrepreneurs active in tropical forests
 
Business start-up StartLife  
 
By Gitte Schober
 
20.20 
 
Four business pitches of enthusiastic entrepreneurs active in the tropics
 
pitch 1 - Mali Biocarburant SA by Ard Lenkeek (Entrepreneur working with over 8,000 small 
 
farmers in Mali and Burkina Faso for sustainable processing of biodiesel)
 
pitch 2 - Working as a Forestry Analyst at the American Reforestation Company by Jos Seters

 

Contact

Secretariaat Vereniging Tropische Bossen
Postbus 124
6700 AC Wageningen

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