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Tech City UK and UCL launch the Digital Business Academy

UCL and Tech City UK is launching the Digital Business Academy, the world’s first government-supported online learning platform to provide digital and business skills for anyone aspiring to start, grow or join a digital business. The programme is open to all UK residents and requires no pre-qualification.
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22 December 2011: UCL News review 2011

The past year at UCL has seen a landmark larynx transplant, a lecture from Noam Chomsky, simulated missions to Mars and a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, among many other groundbreaking developments. UCL Communications has created the digital review of the year below: click on the images to discover more. More...

20 December 2011: UCL spinout company, Endomagnetics Ltd, has been shortlisted for the ACES final in 2012

The ACES (Academic Enterprise Awards) programme, formed to promote innovation in Europe, is holding its fourth annual awards final in Brussels next year. More...

16 December 2011: Gene therapy treatment of Haemophilia

The recent publication by UCL (Professor Amit Nathwani), St Judes Children’s hospital and the Royal Free Hospital in the New England Journal of Medicine describes how a single infusion of this Factor IX treatment consistently leads to long-term expression of the missing protein. More...

12 December 2011: Prime Minister’s speech on life sciences

Professor Malcolm Grant, UCL President and Provost, response to the Prime Minister's speech.
There was much for a leading biomedical university like UCL to welcome in the Prime Minister’s speech last week on the life sciences, and in the three accompanying policy papers.
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12 December 2011: Groupon - The Adventure Story! UCL Entrepreneurship Guest Lecture: Nicolas Hantzsch, Director, Groupon UK & Ireland

UCL Classics Student Carolina Mostert summarises the talk below.
Nicolas Hantzsch’s talk did not feel like a lecture. It sounded more like an adventure story, something very unique and unusual.
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8 December 2011: Professor David Price comments on government research strategy

Following the publication of the Innovation and Research Strategy for Growth, Professor David Price, Vice-Provost (Research) at UCL, said: More...

2 December 2011: 10,000 Small Businesses Programme


APPLICATION DEADLINE: Midnight on Friday 9th December 2011.
Apply online via www.ucl.ac.uk/10ksb
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