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)
Academic Enterprise Awards 2013
Publication date: Jan 30, 2013 09:29 AM
Start: Jun 04, 2013 09:00 AM
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