Welcome to the third full year of the delivery phase of UCL’s enterprise strategy. As anticipated, our community continues to strive for excellence and that approach and commitment is clearly working. From working with corporations to assisting student entrepreneurs and spinning out research, We hope that you will enjoy reading about all our enterprise activities from across the university in this Annual Review for 2013/2014.
Professor Stephen Caddick
Vice-Provost (Enterprise and London)
Are these Britain's best new business ideas?
30 September 2013
Turning used coffee grounds into fuel, airmiles for cyclists and toys for children suffering from depression were at the forefront of Britain's biggest business idea competition.
A firm which turns coffee beans into fuel has won a coveted small business competition.
London-based start-up Bio-Beans beat off nearly 50 other early stage businesses to win the annual The Pitch Live event on Wednesday.
Bio-Bean, a UCL student business, won a 2013 UCL Bright Ideas Award. Watch Bio-Bean's video