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She Started It: A Film Screening

Dr Marek Tyl Written by Dr Marek Tyl
Published on 05 May 2017
3 min. read

96% of venture capitalists are men1. Women still account for less than 10% of founders for high growth firms2 and earn only 12.9% of computer science degrees3. “She Started It” gives a new face to the image of the tech entrepreneur: a female face.

Join Johnson & Johnson Innovation JLABS and the Innovation Forum for a film screening of “She Started It”, a new documentary film that follows five trailblazing young female entrepreneurs through their journeys of entrepreneurship.

The movie screening will be followed by a short panel discussion featuring local influential women in business.

View the trailer for the film:

1Fortune
2“Sources of Economic Hope” by Kauffman Foundation
3Computing Research Association study

Screenings (register for free!): 

London 11th May
Oxford 13th June
Cambridge 15th June 


Agenda:

17:30 | Registration Opens & Networking Reception
18:30 | Film Screening of “She Started It”
20:00 | Panel Discussion
20:30 | Programme Close

Speakers – London Screening (11th May):

  • Jeanne Bolger | VP, Venture Investments, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JJDC
  • Annette Clancy | Sr Advisor, Frazier Healthcare Partners and Chairperson/Board member of various Biotech Companies
  • Iona Inglesby | Founder, Dot One – DNA Personalised Design
  • Sinead McCluskey | Director Commercial Innovation, PEI

 

Speakers – Oxford Screening (13th June):

  • Letizia Goretti | Director, Portfolio Management and Business Operations, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
  • Joanna Gould | Founder, Visus-Nano
  • Danuta Jeziorska | Oxford President, Innovation Forum

 

Speakers – Cambridge Screening (15th June):

  • Karin Conde-Knape | VP of Cardiovascular & Metabolism Scientific Innovation, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
  • Tanya Hutter | Darwin College Research Fellow at the Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge
  • Fiona Nielsen | Founder and CEO, RePositive and DNAdiges

Fees:
FREE | General Public

Location- London Screening (11th May):
UCL Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH

Location – Oxford Screening (13th June):
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Park End St, OX1 1HP Oxford, UK

Location – Cambridge Screening (15th June):
Kaetsu Lecture Theatre
Murray Edwards College, Cambridge 

 

Event Partner: Innovation Forum

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