Develop the city as an incubator for entrepreneurship

Objective

Initiatives

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5. Engage Western University and Fanshawe College to contribute to the vision for entrepreneurship and innovation in London. ESN to Identify opportunities to develop collaborative entrepreneurship programming with Western (Ivey Business School etc.) and Fanshawe College.

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

Additional info needed from consultants regarding context. Fanshawe is engaged; Western is partially.


 

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6. Facilitate and connect the network of sector-based incubation and entrepreneurial development resources across the city, including protocols for referrals and client hand-offs.

Status

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How are we doing it?

Cross collaboration among existing resources.

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6.1. Promote the growing network of for profit business and social enterprise incubation facilities that offer shared space and access to business expertise, as well as other support activiteis.

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

Initiative is being accomplished through items 4 and 7.

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6.2. Enhance technology incubation support

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

Cross collaboration among existing resources.

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7. Understand, communicate and support programs and participation networks for newcomer entrepreneurship.

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

Newcomers are currently engaged in existing programs and support, and ongoing communication effort is continued.

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8. Develop and deliver an annual, community-wide summit on entrepreneurship, highlighting the state of the sector, emerging trends, opportunities, and community performance. Identify and strengthen key existing events with the potential for growth.

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

There are a number of entrepreneurial events that complete components of this action item, but not all, e.g. London Inc.


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8.1. Assemble and maintain an up-to-date calendar of events focused on entrepreneurship and business development in London.

Status

Not Defined
 

How are we doing it?

London Inc. has provided a chronological list of entrepreneurship events.

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Status Indicator Definitions


Complete Complete
Initiative is complete (may include initiatives that are complete with ongoing activities)

On Target On Target
Initiative has been started and is advancing well, in progress
Initiative is ongoing or is completed annually
New initiative undertaken and is on target

Complete Complete
Initiative is complete (may include initiatives that are complete with ongoing activities)

On Target On Target
Initiative has been started and is advancing well, in progress
Initiative is ongoing or is completed annually
New initiative undertaken and is on target

Caution Caution
Initiative has been started but may not be completed by target date

Below Plan Below Plan
Initiative has been cancelled

Caution Caution
Initiative has been started but may not be completed by target date

Below Plan Below Plan
Initiative has been cancelled

Not Started Not Started
Initiative has not been started or has been transferred

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