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Governments invest in higher education hoping to see short-term economic benefits in the form of job creation, knowledge mobilization, and increasingly, the launch of entrepreneurial new start-up businesses. In this week’s episode, Ken Steele provides a quick overview of college and university research commercialization, from the first research parks to the latest business incubators and accelerators. In many ways, academic culture is antithetical to entrepreneurship. Scholars and scientists are often perfectionists, conducting exhaustive research, consulting their peers for input and consensus, and avoiding career-limiting risks. Academic culture is centred around credibility, caution, and certainty. Successful entrepreneurs, on the other hand, are often shameless self-promoters, confid...
Four days. Four teams from four universities. Forty+ Changemakers. And that was only the beginning: watch, and welcome aboard.
Science, the Los Angeles-based startup "studio," helps create and grow some of the more interesting companies on the tech scene today. When TechCrunch TV was in L.A. earlier this month, we made it a point to head over to Science's Santa Monica HQ to get a firsthand look at what it's really like inside. Colleen Taylor visits Science Inc. to talk to CEO, Michael Jones. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://goo.gl/eg167 TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news
Business Incubation: a tool for enabling innovation and entrepreneurship. This incubator supports popular cooperatives for creating livelihoods and income generating opportunities for poor and disadvantaged people, particularly women. The program is managed by Fundação COPPETEC (COPPETEC Foundation) and the Technology Transfer Office of COPPE/UFRJ. ITCP was founded in 1996 with an agreement between COPPE/UFRJ, FINEP (Brazilian Innovation Agency) and the Fundação Banco do Brasil (Bank of Brazil Foundation) in response to growing unemployment in Brazil. Since its creation, ITCP has contributed directly to creating more than 1,200 new livelihoods and jobs in Rio de Janeiro. ITCP has its own facilities with 400 square meters of building space located on the university campus. The World ...
In this video, Mike Abeyta, Director of INSEEC INCUB London discusses the new startup space on campus. INSEEC London recently celebrated the opening of INSEEC INCUB on campus. The incubator is part of the group of incubators fostered by Groupe INSEEC, called INSEEC INNOV. Find out more about Groupe INSEEC London: https://www.groupeinseec-london.co.uk/
4th and 5th graders working on Cryptography basics in the SI (Coding Lab): Students are attempting to decode a message that has been encoded using a simple Caesar cipher. However, the "shift" is unknown, and they must use human knowledge of the English language to intelligently guess at the shift prior to applying a decoding algorithm. In the fall, our students will be diving deeper into cybersecurity and white hat (ethical) hacking.
Pitch Please invited incubators and accelerators from across the country to nominate their top start-ups to participate in the pitching competition. Amongst the ones we reached out, in5, startAD, C3, Dtec and Turn8 responded by nominating their respective outstanding start-ups. At SME Beyond Borders 2017, these start-ups took part in an intense, yet exciting, competition. Two of them ultimately emerged to be the winners. Meet them here: Melltoo and HeyDoc!
INSEEC London recently celebrated the opening of INSEEC INCUB on campus. The incubator is part of the group of incubators fostered by Groupe INSEEC, called INSEEC INNOV. Over the course of several months, Sylvie Faucheux, John Monahan, Ron Morris, and Mike Abeyta, worked towards opening the startup incubator. Around 40 investors and alumni attended the launch event on campus and was followed by drinks at the Le Vieux Comptoir. London is fast becoming the Silicon Valley of Europe and there are excellent opportunities here for our INSEEC students and alumni. The campus was completely redesigned in order to accommodate the startup incubator project so that lecturers and students would have the ideal space to network and collaborate. INSEEC London lecturer and entrepreneur, Mike Abeyta, is o...
Plus Ultra is een incubatorgebouw inclusief technohal op Wageningen Campus. Het complex bevat circa 3.000 m2 hoogwaardige laboratoriumruimten, circa 3.500 m2 kantoor- en ontmoetingsruimten plus circa 1.500 m2 technohallen. Het gebouw is installatieproof en flexibel in te delen. Zowel kantoren als laboratoriumruimten kunnen naast elkaar bestaan. Elementen zoals passieve zonwering, geveloriëntatie, warmteterugwinning, variabele ventilatie, ledverlichting, PV-panelen en het gebruik van bouwmaterialen met beperkte milieubelasting vormen een aantal van de ontwerpmaatregelen.
Kane Sarhan, co-founder of Enstitute, joined Rahaf Harfoush, foresight & innovation strategist, to discuss the workshops they delivered at Campus Day - a pop up incubator that formed part of the 2012 Undergraduate Awards Summit. Kane moderated "What Makes An Entrepreneur?", a hands-on workshop that explored how individuals from a variety of backgrounds can be entrepreneurial regardless of their career path. Rahaf held a strategic foresight workshop that enabled individuals to identify their passion and future goals through a structured yet hugely revealing exercise known as "visioning". For further information on the UA Summit and Undergraduate Awards programme, go to www.undergraduateawards.com
View Alconbury Enterprise Campus' flagship Incubator Building going up. Thanks to architects AHMM, Kier managing the build and a range of local partners supporting this important building, at the heart of Alconbury Weald. More at www.alconbury-weald.co.uk. HD version
APPLY NOW at https://goo.gl/forms/asQyMpALetg5WBdG3 Still thinking why you should volunteer? Don't know yet what is in it for you? Why Goa you think? Well quite a lot. The global network, the learnings, access to influencers and veterans, hone your skills and unveil your potential. All you do is bring us your superninja skills and contribute to the #IndiaNetwork Accelerator and Incubator campus program & we take care of your accommodation, food and the fun and frolic. Do tag and share with relevant folks in your network. #IndiaNetwork #GoaProject #Volunteer #callforentries #global #accelerator #incubator #goa A/V credit: TVF Pitchers & Dil Chahta Hai
Director of IMT Ghaziabad Atish Chattopadhyay speaks to Vinay Kamath about their recent curriculum rejig, their specialisations and how they encourage entrepreneurship. For more such videos, subscribe to our channel! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bloncampus/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/bloncampus Website: http://www.bloncampus.com/
Entrepreneurs for the Future (e4f) is an incubator programme dedicated to supporting the growth of technology companies in Birmingham. Based at Birmingham Science Park Aston's Innovation Birmingham Campus, e4f helps start-ups that use technology in innovative ways to launch, develop and grow their businesses. We provide smart incubation for a period of up to 12 months, which includes access to our retained Entrepreneurs in Residence, who can help build a robust action plan and accelerate the development of your business into a commercial enterprise. We also offer access to space, advice on raising finance, start-up resources, showcasing opportunities and investment days. For more information of e4f visit: www.e4f.co.uk For more information on Innovation Birmingham Campus visit: www.inn...
SUBSCRIBE to New Form: http://bit.ly/subscribeNF Watch more pilots from #NewFormIncubator Gold Mine here: http://bit.ly/IncubatorGoldMine Tally Lopez (Nisalda Gonzales) is a blue-state girl who just doesn't fit in at her red-state college. When this undocumented Valor College freshman is bullied online after wearing a traditional Mexican dress to a political rally, she starts an Instagram feed to champion self-expression through fashion. Her mission? To celebrate the personal style of everyone—friend and foe—on campus. Follow us! Join The #NewFormFam: http://www.newform.com http://twitter.com/newformdigital http://www.facebook.com/newformdigital https://www.instagram.com/newformdigital https://www.youtube.com/newform About New Form Incubator: Four times a year we collaborate with some ...
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Earlier this week, the world’s biggest startup campus officially opened. Around 3,000 people are going to work in this huge building in Paris. TechCrunch went on a tour of Station F and met with Xavier Niel, the billionaire behind it. Read more: https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/01/a-walk-around-station-f-with-emmanuel-macron/ TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e
Pitchswag is a London based global social network where entrepreneurs, investors, skilled professionals, and people that are eager to be part of something great can meet, exchange ideas and fundraise. At Campus, our mission is to create an environment that encourages innovation through collaboration, mentorship, and networking. With speedy wifi, a café, frequent networking and speaking events, and coworking space, Campus is seven floors dedicated to startup success. Come down to Campus London to take part: https://www.campuslondon.com/events/calendar Subscribe to the Campus YouTube channel to be notified of future CampusEDU videos: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=CampusLondon