U Cambridge, University College London, and Imperial College London share in first investments from Apollo fund

Stevenage-based Apollo was established in January 2016 by AstraZeneca – now headquartered in Cambridge – GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson Innovation and the technology transfer offices of Imperial College London, University College London and the University of Cambridge. It supports the translation of ground-breaking academic science from within these universities into innovative new drug discovery programmes […]

Australian government signs university research and innovation/Tech Transfer agreement with Israel

The Australian and Israeli governments have signed an agreement on bilateral cooperation in technological innovation, research, and development that will allow Australian companies to take advantage of opportunities in Israel’s biotechnology, IT, and R&D sectors.  In a statement, recently appointed Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Arthur Sinodinos said the agreement is “great news” as […]

Shaw University, Carolina Small Business Development Fund Open Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center

Officials from Shaw University and Carolina Small Business Development Fund (CSBDF) launch an entrepreneurship center aimed at expanding small business development and economic empowerment within Southeast Raleigh and beyond. The mission of the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center is to provide an ecosystem of support for entrepreneurs that will foster innovation and help them establish and sustain […]