INSEAD Entrepreneurship Forum



 INSEAD Entrepreneurship Forum

22 - 24 September 2023

 Lisbon, Portugal


Problems cannot be solved with the same mind-set that created them

Albert Einstein

We are delighted to confirm that the INSEAD Entrepreneurship Forum (IEF2023) will be held in person on 22 - 24 September 2023 at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon, Portugal.

Join us to hear from top entrepreneurs, investors and leaders in the global start-up eco-system. It is essential that we adapt, create, change and learn.

Delivered by passionate INSEAD entrepreneurs, inspired by a great purpose – “INSEAD Entrepreneurship as a Force for Good”.

Incorporating successful ingredients of previous IEFs, attendees will benefit from:

  • entrepreneurial topics relevant after Covid-19 and global crisis times

  • top entrepreneurial speakers

  • meeting like-minded participants

  • ​actionable takeaways from various workshops

The IEF will challenge attendees to disrupt, inspire, debate and grow.I

It is open to INSEAD alumni, students, and INSEAD friends.

Programme TBC

Steering Committee

  • Charlotte Mason

    Charlotte Mason

    EMBA'07D, Director at SiliconIOM

  • Cris Alonso

    Cristobal Alonso

    MBA'00D, Serial Entrepreneur and CEO of StartUp Wise Guys

  • Gilles Le Guennec

    Veronika Patkai

    MBA'14J, Venture Partner at Antler

  • Pedro Lima

    Pedro Lima

    MAP S/F'14Aug, Executive Board Member & CEO at GLSMED (Luz Saúde)

  • Sebastien Barthelemy

    Sebastien Barthelemy

    MBA'17D, Factio
    Founder & CEO INSEAD Summer Start UP tour
    Founder & Head of steering committee Co-leader of Pitch Lab & Apero
    Entrepreneur INSEAD Alumni Clubs .

  • Nancy Hsieh

    Nancy Hsieh

    Executive Director - Rudolf and Valeria Maag INSEAD Centre for Entrepreneurship


We are grateful to our sponsors for their generous support.






Join us at the INSEAD Alumni Forum Europe Pitch Competition 

23 - 25 March 2023

133 Houndsditch, Liverpool Street, London, United Kingdom

Past Forum Testimonials


IEF2019 delivered a 95% satisfaction rating and is identified as a key event in the INSEAD entrepreneurial calendar worldwide.

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