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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...
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. Over the course of several months, Sylvie Faucheux, John Monahan, Ron Morris, and Mike Abeyta, worked towards opening the startup incubator. Around 40 investors and alumni attended the launch event on campus and was followed by drinks at the Le Vieux Comptoir. London is fast becoming the Silicon Valley of Europe and there are excellent opportunities here for our INSEEC students and alumni. The campus was completely redesigned in order to accommodate the startup incubator project so that lecturers and students would have the ideal space to network and collaborate. INSEEC London lecturer and entrepreneur, Mike Abeyta, is o...
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. HD 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/
LVMH is pleased to announce the creation of an accelerator program at the STATION F startup campus in Paris. The LVMH program will welcome 50 international startups each year. This initiative will drive business acceleration between LVMH’s Maisons and startups to invent innovative new products and services for the luxury market. 89 work stations are available for startups within the 220-square meter LVMH space. By creating La Maison des Startups in the heart of the world’s biggest startup campus, LVMH reaffirms its values of innovation, entrepreneurial spirit and excellence, the pillars that anchor the Group’s growth.
Matt Zito, Managing Partner of Travel Startups Incubator speaking at the Phocuswright Conference 2015, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. http://www.travelstartups.co/matt-zito-business-strategist-advisor-founder-travelstartups-co/ http://phocuswrightconference.com/
This month’s Tech Wednesday has a special focus on ‘Matching Up’ a new incubator programme at the Innovation Birmingham Campus. Running for three months Matching Up will facilitate the collaboration between start-ups and five infrastructure partners; Midland Metro Alliance partners Colas Rail, Colas UK Ltd, Bouygues UK and Bouygues Energies & Services. Agenda: 18:00 Registration and reception drinks 18:30 Welcome from Innovation Birmingham and Bouygues UK 18:40 Five partners, eight themes – accessing new markets and facilitating growth through innovation 19:00 Networking – A chance to meet with all 5 programme partners 20:00 Event Close
This entrepreneur explains how her startup is definitely not a scam. CAST Mary T. Grandin - Shannon Joy Madden Customer - Matt Lyden Incubator - Kelly Andersen Incubator - Wayne Manigo Incubator - Leila Drici Incubator - Andy Weld CREW Writer - Andy Weld Director - David Wardrick Producer - Isaiah Headen Producer - Colin Chocola Director of Photography - Sean Cooper Camera Operator - Colin Chocola 1st Assistant Camera - Roberto De Cecco Audio Engineer - Mandy Dalton Production Assistant - Halima Gikandi Editor - Isaiah Headen Motion Graphics - Josh Mahan SPECIAL THANKS Washington D.C. Comedy Writers Group https://badmedicinecomedy.com/
Can a startup incubator really help turn your idea into a reality?
Open the QUBE - Discover how we empower Queen Mary's student Entrepreneurs and help develop the ideas that live in their minds. Launch of our new student Entrepreneurship and enterprise incubator, QUBE in the recently purpose built QUBE Media Suite The focus of this topical event is to facilitate the engagement of Queen Mary's entrepreneurial students with those who are actively catalysing the cultural changes within HEIs. Amongst our guests were established QM student Entrepreneurs, external Entrepreneurs offering mentoring and internships and representatives of some of the organisations who generously contribute to developing Queen Mary's prospering Entrepreneur crowd. Please contact Roland Miller (firstname.lastname@example.org )
We are engaged in creating an ecosystem which nurtures innovation , empowers early entrepreneur, fosters networks and translates ideas into enterprises.
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.
As Dr.Bob Litan ever said that 95% business incubator in US were failed,Burhan Primanintyo,a young gentleman and smart faculty member from Prasetya Mulya Business School, gets a challenge to abolish the failure myths of Business Incubator particularly for the campus and is dare to realize sustainable campus business incubator while he presented his proposal at Kauffman Labs
Watch video here: http://youtu.be/199AAhyu-dU At the heart of the New Esco Miri® TL is its Time Lapse monitoring of embryo development. This time-lapse system, optimized for clinical and IVF procedures, is designed to support existing work and quality assurance routines. This value- added treatment holds the most unique incubation environment with the market's most secure and safe procedures. It has a digitalized documentation for data export. This benchtop incubator with time lapse system also provides predictability in the daily handling and is currently the market's lowest cost of ownership. Esco Medical is one of the divisions of the Esco Group of Companies, the other two being the laboratory and pharmaceutical equipment divisions. Esco is now targeting innovative technological solut...
Richard Hendricks, founding board member of Grow Benzie, discusses the new addition of the Incubator Kitchen to the Grow Benzie campus; the only certified kitchen in Upper Lower Michigan for entrepreneurs to make their food products and sell it in the marketplace. www.GrowBenzie.org josh@GrowBenzie.org 231-882-9510 5885 Frankfort Highway (M-115) Benzonia, Michigan 49616 Grow Benzie was established in September of 2008 when a group of community members organized to renovate an abandoned Benzonia farmstead into a community-centered garden space. By 2009, Grow Benzie was providing garden plots for 20 individuals and established its own successful Farmers Market. Gradually, more educational opportunities were offered to residents, the greenhouses and assembly building were upgraded for ful...
This is a short introductory movie to the incubator.
http://MakeElephantsFly.com Steve Hoffman is the author of "Make Elephants Fly" and the Captain of Founders Space: http://FoundersSpace.com In this video, Captain Hoff answers the question: What are the best startup incubators & accelerators in Silicon Valley?
FACEBOOK GROUP for BUDDING ENTREPRENEURS: https://fb.com/groups/business.accelerator.workshop/ FREE LIVE BUSINESS MASTERCLASS: https://londonreal.tv/webinar Carlos Espinal, Partner at Seedcamp SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/SubscribeToLondonReal Carlos Eduardo Espinal is a Partner at Seedcamp, Europe's leading micro-seed investment and mentoring programme with over 100 of Europe's most promising startups. The standard investment is €50,000 for 8-10% percent equity with about 20 new startups added globally each year. Link to the Founder's Collaboration Agreement http://www.seedcamp.com/2012/11/seedhack-founders-collaboration-agreement-version-2-0.html History on Incubators http://thebln.com/2011/06/do-we-need-startup-factories-notes-on-nestas-round-table-on-european-acceleration-programmes/...
Marc Lainé, managing director of C5 Alliance in Guernsey, discusses the importance of providing support for digital start-ups. http://c5alliance.com http://twitter.com/C5Alliance http://facebook.com/c5alliance http://flickr.com/photos/c5alliance http://linkedin.com/company/c5-alliance http://plus.ly/c5alliancegroup
http://www.infochachkie.com Brad Feld, venture capital Partner at Foundry Group and Co-Founder of the TechStars accelerator, discusses the difference between accelerators and incubators. He also shares his thoughts regarding whether or not the tech community is entering an "accelerator bubble."