Italy’s talented entrepreneurs selected for business incubation in the UK

25thJul 2012

What’s the Italian word for entrepreneur?

SETsquared has selected some of Italy’s brightest students for an intensive one-week entrepreneurship programme in the UK. Fifteen Italian students will learn from experienced UK entrepreneurs and innovators in an intensive week-long Programme provided by the SETsquared partnership of the Universities of Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton and Surrey.

Snacking and BMI linked to double effect of brain activity and self-control

24thJul 2012

Snack consumption and BMI are linked to both brain activity and self-control, new research has found.

The research, carried out by academics from the Universities of Exeter, Cardiff, Bristol, and Bangor, discovered that an individual’s brain ‘reward centre’ response to pictures of food predicted how much they subsequently ate. This had a greater effect on the amount they ate than their conscious feelings of hunger or how much they wanted the food,

SETsquared supports Discovering Start-Ups Competition

18thJul 2012

Five winners to get free SETsquared membership

SETsquared will be supporting the Discovering Start-Ups 2012 Competition, and will be providing free SETsquared membership, worth £1000, to each of the five winners.