You are here

Entrepreneurship News

March 14, 2014

From Cradle to Listing in an Emerging Economy

From Cradle to Listing in an Emerging Economy

Join Entrepreneur in Residence Austin Okere for his workshop "From Cradle to Listing in an Emerging Economy: The CWG Experience"

Austin Okere
Founder & CEO, Computer Warehouse Group Plc
April 15, 2014
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall Classroom 140

Pizza Will Be Served

Learn about the opportunities and challenges of crafting a coherent long-term strategy in a fast-changing emerging market economy. Share the experience of  CWG PLC, navigating through the strategic gymnastics of innovation, raising capital and going public. In 20 years Austin has grown CWG into a $130 million revenue company, listing as the largest ICT security on the NSE.

Fall 2014 Events

December 2, 2014

Entrepreneur in Residence Workshop - Jim Moore '95
"Building a Tech Company to Maximize the Outcome"
12:30-2:00PM, Uris Hall 307

December 2, 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Columbia Program
Admissions Event
6:00-9:00PM, Columbia Startup Lab-Wework

December 5, 2014

The Entrepreneurial Greenhouse Program
Admissions Event
9:00-5:00PM, Uris Hall 208, 329, 331, 332, 333

The Marketplace

Browse businesses from our community of entrepreneurs.



Join the Mailing List

Learn more about the program by subscribing to our email list.

Sign Up


Innovation and Entrepreneurship @ Columbia provides a platform to develop new ideas by leveraging the cross-functional capabilities and knowledge of the University at large.