UCL and the UK Government launched today the UK-China Infrastructure Academy, a major new initiative to help train Chinese companies and officials on investment processes in the UK and to encourage greater Chinese investment in UK infrastructure projects, building on the £4bn already invested by Chinese companies in UK regeneration and infrastructure since 2012.
Former UCL student Julius Ibrahim (BSc Economics) has won an award from the British Red Cross for his start-up cafe Second Shot Coffee, which employs, trains and supports people affected by homelessness.
Two-dimensional (2D) nanomaterials have been made by dissolving layered materials in liquids, according to new UCL-led research.
UCLU TechSoc, UCL ISD and UCL Innovation and Enterprise have teamed up for LearnHack - a hackathon for both techies and non-techies and open to all from UCL and beyond that is all about improving education and revolutionising the way people learn.
Starts: Jan 20, 2017 6:00:00 PM
For over a decade, UCL has been hosting a very popular Guest
Lecture Series on Entrepreneurship on Thursday evenings. We have been lucky
enough to welcome millionaires, billionaires, aspiring entrepreneurs who have
sought (and sometimes succeeded) to change the world, and those who have funded
them along the way.
Starts: Jan 26, 2017 5:10:00 PM
This course is open to academic staff members who are or will be undertaking consultancy activity, and will provide an introduction to relevant skills, including planning and scoping projects, risk identification and management, relationship management, and commercial awareness.
Starts: Feb 8, 2017 2:00:00 PM