- published: 22 Aug 2016
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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
SkyDeck is a campus startup incubator founded by and for UC Berkeley. RadiantBrands produced this video for them.
ExcelSense is developing self-cleaning cameras at HATCH, UBC's on-campus incubator, where they have the space and tools to develop their products.
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.
San Jose State's Incubator Classroom
The new Think Education campuses in Sydney and Brisbane have introduced “Incubator Pods” throughout the building for study or business – for group projects, showcasing your work or as a resource for graduates who are starting their own business or studio.
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.
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...
This past Thursday was significant for the Cullman Area Technology Academy (CATA). CATA held their much-anticipated annual open house and campus tour. All 18 of the school’s technology-focused career education classrooms were open and staffed with instructors, active students and partner advisors from Wallace State Community College. Guests at the open house were allowed to walk the expansive campus in South Vinemont freely. Visitors were able to witness the live-action vocational programs in full operation, engage in activities inherent on campus as well as interact and ask exploratory questions of students and instructors alike. The Cullman Area Technology Academy provides these distinct, standalone technology and career education programs on their campus: • Automobile Technology • ...
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 ...
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!
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...
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
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/
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 SD version