Winners of the eighth annual UCL Awards for Enterprise were announced on Wednesday 10th June, at a ceremony held at UCL Advances’ new incubator space for product and creative businesses at King’s Cross, BASE KX.
The awards recognise the efforts and accomplishments of UCL’s most innovative and entrepreneurial staff, students, graduates and partner organisations in furthering enterprise and entrepreneurship at UCL
Chirp, the award-winning sonic data transfer app incubated and hatched in UCL (University College London), closed its Crowdcube fundraising campaign on a high last night after receiving investment pledges totalling over £750,000, 88% above its original target of £400,000. This is the largest amount raised by any UK University spinout company via crowdfunding and the first for a UCL spinout. More...
22 June 2015: #CONSTRUCTDISRUPT Takes The Industry By Storm
Construct//Disrupt took place on Thursday 11th June and was a welcome burst of energy for the industry. The event brought together some of the brightest minds in construction innovation and showcased the technology that is shaping the future of the built environment. More...
18 June 2015: UCL Entrepreneurs are finalists!
A UCL Advances Bright Ideas winning student start-up and an alumnus of the UCL Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business programme are finalists in the Virgin Media Business Competition 'Pitch to Rich 2015'. More...
11 June 2015: UCL Awards for Enterprise 2015
Winners of the eighth annual UCL Awards for Enterprise were announced on Wednesday 10 June, at a ceremony held at UCL Advances’ new incubator space for product and creative businesses at King’s Cross, BASE KX. More...
UCL Awards for Enterprise demonstrate that ‘Enterprise is everywhere’ across the university’s research, students and partners. More...
8 June 2015: UCL Entrepreneurs need your votes
3 June 2015: Performance under stress
22 May 2015: Massive Analytic and UCL to bring fully autonomous predictive powers to enterprise decision-making
12 May 2015: Chirp is first UCL company to run a crowdfunding campaign (and hatches new products on the way)
27 March 2015: UCL incubator at Stevenage Bioscience Catalyst reaches capacity with addition of two new projects
12 March 2015: New transitional appointments to the Senior Management Team
10 March 2015: Showcasing and selling student products
3 March 2015: Could this UCL alumnus be the next Mark Zuckerberg?
27 February 2015: UCL Advances Director Timothy Barnes recognised for contribution to supporting entrepreneurs in Maserati 100 list
25 February 2015: UCL start-up BaseStone secures contract with the Costain Skanska Joint Venture following successful trials
24 February 2015: Ipsen Enters into Option Agreement to Acquire Canbex Therapeutics
23 February 2015: University-industry collaboration to enable revelation of new insights in the study of sedimentary geology
17 February 2015: Professor Stephen Caddick appointed to Executive Board of the Wellcome Trust as Director of Innovation
11 February 2015: The young petrolhead who set up a hit car website
10 February 2015: Alternative ways to fund a small business