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.
The Mobile Academy: where mobile minds meet, think and grow
Publication date: Jul 29, 2013 10:20:05 AM
Start: Oct 1, 2013 6:00:00 PM
Location: Woburn House, 20 Tavistock Square, WC1H 9HQ, London
8 Bursaries to The Mobile Academy Up for Grabs!
Now in its third season, The Mobile Academy offers a collaborative learning environment to get an overall grounding in business, design and how to work with technology.
Offering a diverse programme of talks, workshops, demonstrations and clinics, sessions are delivered by industry professionals from successful start-ups and agencies as well as larger organisations such as Nokia, Opera, Pearson and Lastminute.com.
Students to execs, from large organisations to one-person shows, attendees come from a range of backgrounds, universities and business functions: product managers, marketers, designers, developers, analysts, project managers - and from organisations such as IBM, Thompson Reuters, Unilever, Atos, M&C Saatchi and BBC. The alumni have gone on to receive awards, establish important partnerships, receive early stage funding & get to the top of the App stores.
Hosted by Mobile Monday London and UCL, The Mobile Academy, 1st October – 3rd December 2013, runs on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6.30pm – 9pm in Tavistock Square, London. A CPD, Certificate of Continuing Professional Development, will be awarded to those who complete the course with a minimum 80% attendance. The full price of this programme is £1,500.
The ICT KTN are offering eight bursary places. To apply, make your case in 100 words by 9th September: http://goo.gl/lk70jq.
Please visit themobileacademy.org.uk for more information and good luck!