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31 January 2012: ‘The Power of Innovation’ UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Nick Jankel - Chief Executive, wecreate

Nick Jankel told us in one hour “what being a capitalist and an entrepreneur means”. After studying Medicine at Cambridge University, he read History of Science at UCL. At the time, Nick disliked business: the idea of entrepreneurship was not one he took in consideration, all he wanted was to continue his medical training. More...

23 January 2012: Go, Tickets, go! UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Edward Parkinson, UK Director of Viagogo.

It is not the first time Edward Parkinson engages UCL in an inspiring lecture. Having studied Chemistry at Oxford, Edward worked in consultancy in England and America. He joined Viagogo five years ago and is now Director of Viagogo’s UK offices. More...

19 January 2012: Silicon Valley Comes to London

"UCL Enterprise Society has WON the SVc2UK best-uni-event competition with an aviation-themed evening alluding to Reid Hoffman's quotation, "Jump Off a cliff and assemble a plane on the way down".
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19 January 2012: UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series 2011/12: The Lovefilm Story

The 2012 Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture Series kicked off with Simon Calver, CEO of Lovefilm Simon Calver has an interesting story and CV for an entrepreneur. More...

18 January 2012: UCL, Intel and Imperial poised to establish Institute for Sustainable Connected Cities

UCL, Imperial College London and Intel have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the aim of establishing an Institute for Sustainable Connected Cities.
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16 January 2012: UCL alumnus breathes fire in Malaysia’s ‘Dragon’s Den’

Fadzli Shah Anuar (MSc Technology Entrepreneurship, 2011) is getting used to being approached on the streets of Kuala Lumpur, his home town. “At least two people a day come up to me and ask, ‘Didn’t I see you on Make The Pitch?’” he says. More...

10 January 2012: UCL Vice-Provost (Research) responds to minister’s Our Hi-Tech Future speech

Professor David Price, UCL Vice-Provost (Research), comments on the recent speech, Our Hi-Tech Future, by the Minister of State for Universities & Science, the Rt Hon David Willetts: More...

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