Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Filter by Categories
Deals
Features
News
Region
Sectors
Size
Uncategorised

Features

Big deal: Element Science factors in $145m series C
Uday Kumar, whose previous spinout iRhythm is trading with a market cap of $2.6bn, has collected $145.6m in a GV-backed round for his latest venture.
UC brings startups to GCVI Summit 2020
The annual UC pitch session returned to the GCVI Summit, with chosen startups including BioTrillion, Cayuga Biotech, EVT, FarmSense and TomoCredit.
Downturn? What downturn?
GUV’s annual review shows the ecosystem is in outstanding shape despite of all the doom and gloom in many financial papers.
Translating university research into commercial value
Is the glass half full or half empty for UK research commercialisation, asks Mike Rees in a lecture for National Centre for Universities and Business.
University venturing in the wake of the WeWork saga
With VC investors contemplating failure at WeWork, universities could stand to benefit from their reputation in science, technology and business.
Corporate briefing: CVC in 2019
SoftBank and WeWork cast the biggest shadow, but the year saw a raft of huge corporate-backed IPOs while fintech and Latin America each had a big 12 months.
The best is yet to come
January 2020 issue editorial by Thierry Heles, editor, Global University Venturing
GUV’s top 10 articles of 2019
As Global University Venturing heads off into the holiday period, here is our list of the top 10 most read features this year.

News Continued

Feeding the world: the story of Cellular Agriculture
Cellular Agriculture was spun out of University of Bath in 2016 as the UK’s first startup in the cultured meat space, but its ambitions go far beyond a lab-grown burger.
Figuring out the future at AI@Oxford
University of Oxford held its inaugural artificial intelligence-focused conference last month, bringing together investors and the world’s foremost researchers in the area.
Cracking the quantum puzzle
Academic research towards quantum computing and other quantum technologies is beginning to pay dividends, but continued progress will rely on strong cooperation between academic, industry and government partners.
Recruiting talent for university startups
Osage University Partners talks to three experts on finding the right staff.
Q3 review: a new record within reach
Healthy numbers for the university innovation ecosystem during the third quarter could mean 2019 will again break all records.
Corporate briefing: Being the cool kid
Editor-in-chief James Mawson reflects on how the CVC industry has changed over the years.

Editor's Picks

GUV’s top 10 articles of 2019
As Global University Venturing heads off into the holiday period, here is our list of the top 10 most read features this year.
Feeding the world: the story of Cellular Agriculture
Cellular Agriculture was spun out of University of Bath in 2016 as the UK’s first startup in the cultured meat space, but its ambitions go far beyond a lab-grown burger.
Cracking the quantum puzzle
Academic research towards quantum computing and other quantum technologies is beginning to pay dividends, but continued progress will rely on strong cooperation between academic, industry and government partners.
Who would stay with Woodford?
Woodford Investment Management has had nothing but bad luck for months and there is a looming question as to whether the firm can survive.
test reg

Login