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PraxisUnico welcomes the announcement of a Scottish Innovation Forum
25 October 2013
PraxisUnico welcomes the announcement by the Scottish Government of the establishment of an Innovation Forum as part of its Innovation Scotland initiative to help facilitate increased knowledge exchange between Scotland's Universities and its business communities.
PraxisUnico responds to the Witty Report
22 October 2013
PraxisUnico welcomes Sir Andrew Witty’s report reviewing the contribution of universities to economic growth. We are pleased Sir Andrew has acknowledged the great contribution UK universities have made to innovation and economic growth over many years, and welcome the challenge to do even better.
News from recent PraxisUnico International activities
10 October 2013
Here's a round-up of PraxisUnico's recent International activities which are intended to share the very best in UK knowledge and technology transfer around the globe.
News from the PraxisUnico Directors' Forum
27 September 2013
On the 9 September 2013 PraxisUnico hosted an event for Directors from PraxisUnico member institutions to discuss and debate key themes. A brief summary follows.
Open Letter to Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP regarding ERDF
18 July 2013
This open letter addressed to the Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP and copied to other Government ministers and senior officials, outlines six key issues regarding European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
UK’s leading bodies join forces in support of local enterprise growth
18 July 2013
UK’s Leading Bodies Join Forces to Suggest Improvements to the European Union Structural Fund in Support of Local Enterprise Growth
Cambridge, 18 July 2013 – A letter drafted by the UK’s leading bodies supporting innovation and the commercialisation of public sector and charity research for social and economic impact has highlighted significant issues with the European Regional Development Fund programme (ERDF). PraxisUnico, AURIL and ARMA believe that ERDF is compromising the university sector’s engagement in local economic development.
The letter, addressed to the Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP and copied to other Government ministers and senior officials, outlines six key issues and suggests how these might be overcome.
PraxisUnico comments on the Government's response to the 'Valley of Death' report
16 July 2013
Cambridge, UK, 16 July 2013 – PraxisUnico, the UK’s leading research commercialisation body, comments on the Government’s response to the Science and Technology Committee’s report Bridging the valley of death: improving the commercialisation of research.
PraxisUnico reports from IPO/Big Innovation Centre Triple Helix Conference
9 July 2013
This conference held a lunchtime session hosted by the Intellectual Property Office and the Big Innovation Centre on the theme of universities in open innovation.
Tim Wilson announces winners of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards
14 June 2013
Cambridge, UK, 14 June 2013 – Tim Wilson widely acknowledged as being one of the leading thinkers in university/business collaboration and Chair of the judging panel announced the winners of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards at a glittering ceremony in Nottingham last night.
PraxisUnico: British American Trade & Investment 2013/14 article
10 June 2013
British American Trade & Investment handbook is for those US companies involved in, or considering expansion into the UK to which PraxisUnico authored an article about the successful collaborations between US companies and UK universities.
Announcing the finalists of PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards
21 May 2013
Cambridge, UK, 21 May 2013 - Eleven projects have been shortlisted from over 76 entries in PraxisUnico’s Impact Awards. These finalists have already made, or are poised to make, an outstanding contribution to society and the economy through innovation.
PraxisUnico: What Industry Wants From Academia, 7-8 May Event Report
9 April 2013
PraxisUnico welcomed nearly 250 delegates and speakers to What Industry Wants From Academia - the largest UK networking event of its type. Here follows the Event Report.
PraxisUnico attends Embassy-hosted dinner in Japan
20 March 2013
David Secher attended the AUTM Asia 2013 in Kyoto, as a guest of the British Embassy (Tokyo) Science and Innovation Team (Head: Kevin Knappett).
PraxisUnico comments on the government's Bridging the Valley of Death report
13 March 2013
Cambridge, UK, 13 March 2013 - PraxisUnico welcomes the report. Addressing the issues raised in the report is critical for the health of the UK Innovation system.
Looking forward to working with members in 2013
8 January 2013
A message from Dr Douglas Robertson to members rounding up 2012 and looking forward to 2013.
PraxisUnico's response to HMRC's Enterprise Management Incentives: extending access for academics
13 December 2012
HMRC has now published the responses it received during its consultation on EMI. In light of the evidence received from respondents about the government does not intend to proceed with any EMI changes designed to extend access for academic employees.
PraxisUnico publishes the PraxisUnico Salary & Incentives Survey, 2010/11
6 November 2012
We are pleased to announce that the above survey has recently been published and shared with participants.
PraxisUnico announces alliance with UK Innovation Forum
21 September 2012
PraxisUnico is delighted to announce that it has formed an alliance with the UK Innovation Forum a forum for businesses that use leading edge technology produced by British universities and research institutions.
PraxisUnico's 10 Year Anniversary Celebration with Rt Hon David Willetts and Sir Richard Lambert
18 September 2012
On the 17 September PraxisUnico celebrated 10 years of success and was delighted that Julian Huppert MP hosted its celebration at the House of Commons. The Rt Hon David Willetts MP, Minister of State for Universities and Science and Sir Richard Lambert the former Director-General of the CBI (currently Chancellor of the University of Warwick) were keynote speakers at the House of Commons reception for 170 key sector stakeholders. This reception marked 10 years of technology/knowledge transfer training by PraxisUnico.
PraxisUnico's response to the IPO Copyright Consultation
27 July 2012
The Government has now published the responses it received during its consultation on Copyright. This article summarises PraxisUnico's submission.
PraxisUnico's letter to Research Fortnight: IP Muddle
25 July 2012
This week Research Fortnight published a letter from PraxisUnico in response to its article "Open Access Misunderstood by Latest Generation of Doctoral Students"
PraxisUnico comments on Government’s follow up to the Wilson Review
27 June 2012
Cambridge, UK, 27 June 2012, PraxisUnico comments on the Government’s follow up to the Wilson Review of Business-University Collaboration.
The Impact Awards winners
15 June 2012
Cambridge, UK, 15 June 2012 - Maggie Philbin, who regularly provides comment on technology for the BBC, revealed the winners at PraxisUnico’s glittering Impact Award ceremony in Portsmouth last night which recognises the impact of intellectual assets from research.
Report shows university spinout companies are surviving longer
14 June 2012
A PraxisUnico report reveals that despite the continuing difficult economic background the number of university spinouts has stayed constant over the past five years, also companies are surviving longer than before.
PraxisUnico Spinouts UK Survey - fourth Quarterly Journal
23 May 2012
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