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PraxisUnico’s Top 10 Networking Tips

2 Jun 2017

Conference is a great opportunity to network and meet new people, which is why we’ve built in plenty of breaks and activities designed to help you make the most of the networking opportunities. So with this in mind the PraxisUnico team have put their heads together and shared some of their favourite networking hints and tips below.

Over 100 different organisations have booked their place at the PraxisUnico Conference. Are you joining them?

22 May 2017

We have a variety of universities, service providers and research councils attending this year!

This year’s list includes: HEFCE, Oxford University Innovation Ltd, University of Glasgow, Public Health England, Mills & Reeves Ltd, GlaxoSmithKline and many more. For the full list follow the link

Spotlight on Internal marketing – How to effectively engage your office

16 May 2017

Spotlight on Internal marketing – How to effectively engage your office Thursday 15th June, 14.00 - 15.30

 

Do you want to understand how to develop an effective internal communications strategy? Are you interested in learning practical tips and skills for successful communication? 

Funding Innovation: The link between grant and equity funding for innovative businesses

3 May 2017

A new study looks at the link between grant and equity funding in supporting innovative young businesses.

Guest Blog: Research Contracts - Work In Progress

19 Apr 2017

Guest blog post from Sapna Marwaha, Head of Research Contracts at University of Nottingham, regarding the new Brunswick agreements. 

Group discussions creating networking opportunities and creation of new ideas

4 Apr 2017

Group work creates dynamic thinking, networking opportunities and the exchange of thoughts and opinion. It has been found that group work improves learning and retention, which is highly important when on short, intense courses such as Fundamentals of Technology Transfer.

 

Delegate Perspective: China Training

21 Mar 2017

Feng Wu is a recent delegate from PraxisUnico's cohort training in China. Last week she visited the UK and took part in some IP workshops, and shares some of her perspectives.

Crowdfunding the cost of patent applications

8 Feb 2017

Guest blog from James Dowler, IdeasPatch

Entrepreneur supported by University of Birmingham commercialisation team achieves “Forbes 30 under 30” status

20 Jan 2017

University of Birmingham alumnus Dr Amrit Chandan has been highlighted as a standout entrepreneur through his inclusion the prestigious Forbes 30 under 30 Europe list. On his way to that prestigious ranking, he has received extensive support from the University’s commercialisation team, through its high tech incubation services, offered by BizzInn.