Young entrepreneurs to showcase their ideas at University of Surrey

11thJul 2012

Student entrepreneurs and start-up businesses will be explaining their new business ventures in five-minute presentations at the University of Surrey as part of an event to encourage the business tycoons of the future.

The event will be held at the University’s Surrey Business School on Saturday 14 July at 10:30am.

Southampton Science Park announced launch of the Catalyst Centre

4thJul 2012

The Catalyst Centre is a new initiative being developed by Southampton Science Park in association with SETsquared. The aim of the Catalyst Centre is to identify high quality, ‘high tech’, business propositions which are capable of significant growth and provide the entrepreneurs concerned with intensive support to enable their businesses to develop and flourish.

Universities and business forge stronger partnership – new National Centre announced

3rdJul 2012

The Council for Industry and Higher Education (CIHE) announced plans to launch a new National Centre for Universities and Business. The centre will focus on strengthening the strategic partnership between universities and business with a view to driving economic growth and recovery. HEFCE will initially fund the centre, with support from other national funding bodies.