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UCL shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award

UCL has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award.

The Award, which is sponsored by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship Education, seeks to recognise an institution which has developed an unparalleled environment for fostering enterprise throughout its staff and students and delivered significant impact in its local community, across the UK and overseas.

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Academic Enterprise Awards 2013

Publication date: Jan 30, 2013 9:29:04 AM

Start: Jun 4, 2013 9:00:00 AM

ACES 2013

The ACES - Academic Enterprise Awards - are the only pan-European awards for spin-out companies emerged from European universities and public research centres. The ACES programme is presented by the Science|Business Innovation Board.

Nominations for the ACES 2013 are now open. This year, nominated spin-outs compete for the four following awards:

  • Life Sciences Award - For spin-outs based on research in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, diagnostics and other life sciences sectors.
  • Materials & Chemicals Award - For spin-outs based on research in new materials, chemicals or engineering sectors.
  • Energy & Environment Award - For spin-outs based on research in energy, climate and environment technologies.
  • ICT Award - For spin-outs based on research in computer, telecommunications, online hardware, software, services and sectoral application of ICT (e.g. e-health)

The 5th edition of the Academic Enterprise Awards will be celebrated in a conference hosted by Vice-President of the European Parliament Alexander Alvaro on 4 June 2013.

Find out more at www.sciencebusiness.net/aces