- published: 22 Aug 2016
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Governments invest in higher education hoping to see short-term economic benefits in the form of job creation, knowledge mobilization, and increasingly, the launch of entrepreneurial new start-up businesses. In this week’s episode, Ken Steele provides a quick overview of college and university research commercialization, from the first research parks to the latest business incubators and accelerators. In many ways, academic culture is antithetical to entrepreneurship. Scholars and scientists are often perfectionists, conducting exhaustive research, consulting their peers for input and consensus, and avoiding career-limiting risks. Academic culture is centred around credibility, caution, and certainty. Successful entrepreneurs, on the other hand, are often shameless self-promoters, confid...
Four days. Four teams from four universities. Forty+ Changemakers. And that was only the beginning: watch, and welcome aboard.
Science, the Los Angeles-based startup "studio," helps create and grow some of the more interesting companies on the tech scene today. When TechCrunch TV was in L.A. earlier this month, we made it a point to head over to Science's Santa Monica HQ to get a firsthand look at what it's really like inside. Colleen Taylor visits Science Inc. to talk to CEO, Michael Jones. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://goo.gl/eg167 TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news
Pitchswag is a London based global social network where entrepreneurs, investors, skilled professionals, and people that are eager to be part of something great can meet, exchange ideas and fundraise. At Campus, our mission is to create an environment that encourages innovation through collaboration, mentorship, and networking. With speedy wifi, a café, frequent networking and speaking events, and coworking space, Campus is seven floors dedicated to startup success. Come down to Campus London to take part: https://www.campuslondon.com/events/calendar Subscribe to the Campus YouTube channel to be notified of future CampusEDU videos: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=CampusLondon
i297 incubator happen every Saturday at our Campus where students of different age groups experience the world of creativity and innovation, pursuit of excellence through range of structured activities and learn the 9 NewAge Education Building Blocks.
This past Thursday was significant for the Cullman Area Technology Academy (CATA). CATA held their much-anticipated annual open house and campus tour. All 18 of the school’s technology-focused career education classrooms were open and staffed with instructors, active students and partner advisors from Wallace State Community College. Guests at the open house were allowed to walk the expansive campus in South Vinemont freely. Visitors were able to witness the live-action vocational programs in full operation, engage in activities inherent on campus as well as interact and ask exploratory questions of students and instructors alike. The Cullman Area Technology Academy provides these distinct, standalone technology and career education programs on their campus: • Automobile Technology • ...
Cathy Pucher is the director of the Zahn Innovation Center, a commercial and social incubator that supports SDSU innovators and aspiring entrepreneurs — students, faculty and staff from any major or department on campus — as they transform their ideas into companies.
Clarkson University's historic Damon Hall will be the future location for several local manufacturing businesses and start-up companies in Potsdam, N.Y., and the North Country. The University celebrated the Damon Hall Advanced Manufacturing Incubator grand opening this week with representatives from the Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC), National Grid, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), the New York Power Authority, CITEC, representatives of elected officials and other partners, including LC Drives, the incubator's first tenant. Renovations to Damon Hall began in summer 2016 to provide advanced manufacturing businesses access to the state-of-the-art technology and amenities they need. LC Drives CEO Russ Marvin said his company is building th...
APPLY NOW at https://goo.gl/forms/asQyMpALetg5WBdG3 Still thinking why you should volunteer? Don't know yet what is in it for you? Why Goa you think? Well quite a lot. The global network, the learnings, access to influencers and veterans, hone your skills and unveil your potential. All you do is bring us your superninja skills and contribute to the #IndiaNetwork Accelerator and Incubator campus program & we take care of your accommodation, food and the fun and frolic. Do tag and share with relevant folks in your network. #IndiaNetwork #GoaProject #Volunteer #callforentries #global #accelerator #incubator #goa A/V credit: TVF Pitchers & Dil Chahta Hai
At the College of Business Administration at the University of Northern Iowa, preparing our students for their professional career is our number one priority. The Student Business Incubator is a program for students interested in entrepreneurship and starting their own business while on campus. Students can get office space and a wide range of professional services, along with one-on-one mentoring from business professionals. If you want to get your degree but also don't want to put off starting your own business - UNI can offer you both!
The new Think Education campuses in Sydney and Brisbane have introduced “Incubator Pods” throughout the building for study or business – for group projects, showcasing your work or as a resource for graduates who are starting their own business or studio.
View Alconbury Enterprise Campus' flagship Incubator Building going up. Thanks to architects AHMM, Kier managing the build and a range of local partners supporting this important building, at the heart of Alconbury Weald. More at www.alconbury-weald.co.uk SD version
In this video, Mike Abeyta, Director of INSEEC INCUB London discusses the new startup space on campus. INSEEC London recently celebrated the opening of INSEEC INCUB on campus. The incubator is part of the group of incubators fostered by Groupe INSEEC, called INSEEC INNOV. Find out more about Groupe INSEEC London: https://www.groupeinseec-london.co.uk/
SUBSCRIBE to New Form: http://bit.ly/subscribeNF Watch more pilots from #NewFormIncubator Gold Mine here: http://bit.ly/IncubatorGoldMine Tally Lopez (Nisalda Gonzales) is a blue-state girl who just doesn't fit in at her red-state college. When this undocumented Valor College freshman is bullied online after wearing a traditional Mexican dress to a political rally, she starts an Instagram feed to champion self-expression through fashion. Her mission? To celebrate the personal style of everyone—friend and foe—on campus. Follow us! Join The #NewFormFam: http://www.newform.com http://twitter.com/newformdigital http://www.facebook.com/newformdigital https://www.instagram.com/newformdigital https://www.youtube.com/newform About New Form Incubator: Four times a year we collaborate with some ...
Entrepreneurs for the Future (e4f) is an incubator programme dedicated to supporting the growth of technology companies in Birmingham. Based at Birmingham Science Park Aston's Innovation Birmingham Campus, e4f helps start-ups that use technology in innovative ways to launch, develop and grow their businesses. We provide smart incubation for a period of up to 12 months, which includes access to our retained Entrepreneurs in Residence, who can help build a robust action plan and accelerate the development of your business into a commercial enterprise. We also offer access to space, advice on raising finance, start-up resources, showcasing opportunities and investment days. For more information of e4f visit: www.e4f.co.uk For more information on Innovation Birmingham Campus visit: www.inn...
4th and 5th graders working on Cryptography basics in the SI (Coding Lab): Students are attempting to decode a message that has been encoded using a simple Caesar cipher. However, the "shift" is unknown, and they must use human knowledge of the English language to intelligently guess at the shift prior to applying a decoding algorithm. In the fall, our students will be diving deeper into cybersecurity and white hat (ethical) hacking.