Festival of the Future 2021 - Women entrepreneurs in Scotland: Surviving the Pandemic and its Aftermath

  • Norin Arshed (Presenter)
  • Emma Preston (Organiser)
  • Urch, J. (Chair)

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar


Women who run their own businesses have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic. In this talk Prof Norin Arshed (University of Dundee) discusses her study with focus groups with women across Scotland.

Norin’s work involves informing and influencing policy regarding women’s entrepreneurship in the current pandemic. The study aims to ensure effective policy is developed to support women entrepreneurs, especially in these challenging times.
Period19 Oct 2021
Event titleFestival of the Future 2021: The University of Dundee's flagship festival programme that celebrates and enhances collaboration between science, art, and culture.
Event typeOther
LocationDundee, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Entrepreneurship
  • Scotland
  • business