Congratulations to the following PraxisUnico committee members on the recent announcements of their new roles:
- Tony Raven, Chief Executive, Cambridge Enterprise (from 1 December) - Member Services Committee
- Liz Flint, Director of Commercialisation and Consultancy Services, Aberystwyth University - Training and Member Services Committees
- Sue O'Hare, Director of Enterprise at City University London (effective from March 2012) - Conference Committee
21 October 2011
As reported in the Cambridge News this week, Hermann Hauser has criticised Cambridge University for putting off would-be entrepreneurs because it wants to charge too much for the intellectual property rights on research (see here)
Today, PraxisUnico becomes the lead partner in Young Company Finance’s Spinouts UK project - a listing of all spinouts from UK universities since 2000, with information about their origins, their activity, their growth, and their current status.
Douglas Robertson led an after dinner discussion at the CBI ICARG in Southampton. A short presentation was made covering the following topics.
Maggie Philbin, who regularly provides comment on technology for the BBC, revealed the winners at a glittering award ceremony in Glasgow last night which recognises the impact of intellectual assets from research.
In response to today’s HEFCE announcement of HEIF allocations, Dr Phil Clare, PraxisUnico Chair, said: