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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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Celebrating collaboration between UCL and industry

Publication date: Aug 29, 2013 2:28:27 PM

Start: Oct 7, 2013 5:00:00 PM
End: Oct 7, 2013 8:00:00 PM

Location: Torrington Place, London Borough of Camden, England, WC1E 6BT GB

Please join us to celebrate the efforts and accomplishments co-funded by the EPSRCā€™s Collaborative Training Account.

The CTA ended on 30 June 2013 and we are taking this opportunity to highlight the many successes that this grant has made possible by stimulating the collaboration between industry and UCL.

Presentations will be followed by a reception, which will provide an opportunity to meet the speakers, as well as many other innovators, and to find out more about their work.

17:00-17:30 Registration and drinks

17:30-18:45 Presentations:

  • Introduction - Professor Stephen Caddick, Vice-Provost (Enterprise)
  • Small fibres, big potential - Professor Mohan Edirisinghe, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • An energy revolution: EIL helping to bring hydrogen-based energy to market - Dr Dan Brett, Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Water, water everywhere, nor any a drop to drink? - Dr Willy Burgess, Department of Earth Sciences
  • CHIRP Demonstration - Patrick Bergel, CEO Chirp.io
  • Closing remarks - Tim Barnes, Director UCL Advances & EnterpriseĀ Operations

18:45-20:00 Interactive displays, networking and drinks reception

20:00 End

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