Ellen Goel | Head of Entrepreneurship Programme and Associate Faculty
Singapore University of Social Sciences

Ellen Goel, Head of Entrepreneurship Programme and Associate Faculty, Singapore University of Social Sciences

Ellen Goel is the Head of the Entrepreneurship Programme at Singapore University of Social Sciences. Having gone through the entrepreneurial journey herself, she is now a keen advocate of helping students start companies. At the university, she launched an incubator in partnership with Alibaba Cloud offering students a Minor in Entrepreneurship if they attract funding for their businesses. Within 3 years, 40+ startups have been incubated, 14+ companies received funding of $8+ Million. Ellen also launched a series of experiential entrepreneurship programmes including the Impact Startup Challenge that has scaled regionally to 6 countries including China, Taiwan, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia and Singapore. Her latest project is dedicated to help graduates create jobs for themselves in light of the economic outlook due to the covid-19 pandemic. She has launched a Venture Builder that provides employment for the graduates and structured support to help graduates create businesses that pay their bills.

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EduTECH Asia Virtual 2020 Higher Ed Conference Day 2 @ 15:30

Live Panel: Running an effective entrepreneurial program in your institution

The development of entrepreneurial skills among students is a valuable complement to most institutions in today’s ever-evolving society. In a university setting, how could the faculty support students in their start-up venture? What are the resources that universities should have in place for entrepreneurial experiments to happen?
last published: 19/Jun/20 01:16 GMT

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