Posts Tagged London
Brain Drain from Scotland to London: Working in the City by hook or by crook?
Posted by academicentrepreneur in Scotland as a Spinout on September 2, 2014
This is re-post from the Arc of Prosperity blog in its entirety. Good exploration into brain drain to London from Scotland. There has also been much discourse lately concerning the cost of living in Scotland, and the difficulties faced by start-up entrepreneurs there, in a zone with a relatively low concentration of early stage entrepreneurial […]
Largest Gift Ever to Imperial College London for Biomedical Engineering
Posted by academicentrepreneur in Philanthropic Gifts to Universities, Triple Helix on May 27, 2014
Imperial College London, rising as a powerhouse in research, innovation and academic entrepreneurship, received its largest gift ever for a biomedical engineering campus for the new MedCity located just outside London’s financial centre. Its was given by alumnus and angel philanthropist Michael Uren who graduated from Imperial in 1943. The news was announced today. “It seems […]