23 Sep 2016
The latest issue looks at the KE Framework, the State of the Profession report and shares success stories and developments
8 Aug 2016
11 proposals will be brought into effect, as detailed in the response document.
22 Jul 2016
Part 2 of the PraxisUnico Conference podcasts, Dr David Secher and Gloria Wu speaks about "IP & working with China: extract from Building with BRICS and planning for MINTS."
6 Jul 2016
The first of our Conference podcasts is now available, sponsored by Forresters.
24 Jun 2016
The UK leads the way in Europe on translating research into innovation and we hope to continue to be able to play a key role, collaborating with our colleagues in excellent businesses and universities throughout the continent.
20 May 2016
The University of Birmingham has launched a £5m investment plan to double the number of commercial spin outs within five years.
6 May 2016
Mercia Fund Management has followed up on its first investment in 2015 with follow-on capital to Medherant Ltd. A total of £250,000 from both Mercia’s third-party University Growth Fund and Growth Fund 4 will allow Medherant to continue product development. Medherant has moved to new laboratories, and KEC professional Andrew Lee has been seconded from Warwick Ventures to the project.
4 May 2016
Lita Nelsen co-founded Praxis Courses Ltd, in 2002, with Professor David Secher, then Director of Research Services at Cambridge University.
4 May 2016
Dr Emma Elliott RTTP was the successful applicant for the Inteum sponsored scholarship to attend this year's PraxisUnico Conference
Knowledge Transfer Ireland launch new research agreement templates for business and Irish research organisations
26 Apr 2016
Knowledge Transfer Ireland (KTI), the national office with responsibility for the knowledge transfer system in Ireland, has today launched its latest resource.
19 Apr 2016
Since 2009, Innovation Prize awards the most innovative startups (<8 years old) and the best research academic groups that are developing cutting edge technologies in the field of life sciences (Biotech, Medtech, m/e-health, diagnostics). The Innovation Prize of Universal Biotech aims to promote on an international scale the most innovative projects in the field of Life Sciences. The awarding ceremony will be held at the Innovation Days 2016, a networking BtoB event which will take place at the Maison de la Chimie in Paris, on October the 3rd & the 4th.
15 Apr 2016
Collaboration Reinforces Commitment to Bringing Breakthrough Science to the Clinic and Accelerating Translation of Innovation into Treatments for Patient
15 Apr 2016
Apollo Therapeutics, the investment fund focused on driving therapeutic innovation through university collaboration, has appointed Dr Richard Butt as CEO, effective from 23 May 2016.
13 Apr 2016
Up to £9m is available from DFID and EPSRC to support projects relevant to the needs of developing country communities to access affordable clean and resilient energy.
5 Apr 2016
PraxisUnico members can join the Network for the Assessment & Evaluation of the Societal Impact of Science (AESIS) Network free of charge and benefit from additional discounts and services
22 Mar 2016
We profile some of the speakers who will feature at this year's Conference. Speakers include the KE Framework Champion, Prof Trevor McMillan; Head of Partnerships, BBC Research & Development, Sam Chadwick; and many more...
23 Feb 2016
NCUB have completed a new survey of over 18,000 academics in the UK looking at the changing state of Knowledge Exchange. The report looks at academic interactions with external organisations. The report shows that 30% of academics actively work with private companies, and the bulk of research taking place is user-inspired or applied.
9 Feb 2016
Oxford spinout provides data discovery software to manage and sort collections of images and data visually.
28 Jan 2016
Cancer Research Technology enter into a licence agreement with international pharmaceutical company MSD to develop inhibitors of protein arginine methyltransferase 5 (PRMT5) for cancer and blood dissorder. The new drugs potentially have clinical applications in both cancer and non-cancer blood disorders.
27 Jan 2016
The application period is now open for the 2016 Armourers & Brasiers Materials Science Venture Prize.
26 Jan 2016
First published on 21st January 2016 the Intellectual Property Office has proudly introduced their five year strategy.
25 Jan 2016
Technology transfer professionals are at it again with todays launch of Apollo Therapeutics. Leading universities and PraxisUnico members Imperial College London, UCL (University College London) and the University of Cambridge compile investment fund of £40m with globad pharmaseutical companies AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson Innovation.
21 Jan 2016
The University of Manchester, PraxisUnico member, and Masdar Institute of Science & Technology, in Abu Dhabi launch collaborative research into graphene and 2D materials to develop desalination, energy and defence applications and various engineering applications.
20 Jan 2016
“Inspiring Partnership - national IP Protocol 2016” (an update to the Protocol published in 2012) continues the Irish State’s aim of making the process of engagement between business and the research base in Ireland more straightforward.
PraxisUnico response to BIS Green Paper "Fulfilling our Potential: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice - Consultation"
20 Jan 2016
PraxisUnico highlighted the role of KEC in its submission.
19 Jan 2016
The training schedule for 2016 is now available to view.
18 Jan 2016
Investments are growing for the researchers at University of Bristol. The 'Enterprise Fund' was launched on 15th January to provide extra support for spin-outs and tax relief for individual investors who are purchase shares in those new companies.
14 Jan 2016
PraxisUnico member Cambridge Enterprise have achieved new highs for spin-out investment
7 Jan 2016
An Oxford spin-out is developing advanced tiny metallic mesh tube devices invented by engineers and clinicians at the University to treat patients suffering from brain aneurysms.
5 Jan 2016
A group of 5 UK TTOs have pulled together some thoughts about Dowling and its references to TTOs in the attached paper.
16 Dec 2015
IP Pragmatics, an IP and business development consulting firm, expands its operations in the UK with a new office in Edinburgh.
8 Dec 2015
Plymouth University has become the first higher education institution in the country to receive a national innovation accreditation in recognition of its support for small and medium-sized businesses in Devon and Cornwall.
8 Dec 2015
Register your interest for the Emerging Technologies Competition 2016...
8 Dec 2015
The Pioneer Award will fund research into truly innovative, ground-breaking ideas with the potential to lead to new discoveries
2 Dec 2015
Lana Semykina, KEC Officer at The Genome Analysis Centre on the importance of knowledge exchange
1 Dec 2015
Including Staffordshire University, De Montfort University and University of Portsmouth...