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Cambridge Independent: Winners announced at the annual Cambridge awards

Several ventures supported by the Accelerate Cambridge or Cambridge Social Ventures programmes at Cambridge Judge were honoured at this year’s Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards. Kalium Diagnostics, currently on Accelerate Cambridge, was the winner in The One to Watch…

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Silicon Republic: 10 cool start-ups from Cambridge to watch

Three startups with the connections to Cambridge Judge Business School are featured in the article as ‘the ones to watch’. Healthera, a digital healthcare venture was on the Cambridge Social Ventures programme. Healx, company that seeks breakthroughs for rare diseases…

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University Affairs: Social entrepreneurship gains ground on Canadian campuses

Canada’s universities are launching new programmes aiming to give students an opportunity to tackle issues of importance to their local communities. “The experiential learning aspect is quite important. Part of that is career exploration: ‘What could this mean for me?’”…

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Business Weekly: KisanHub sows seeds of Disruptive Technology success

KisanHub, a startup that is developing a crop intelligence platform to help improve supply chains globally, has entered the annual Business Weekly awards in the Disruptive Technology category. The winners will be announced in March 2019 during a presentation dinner…

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The Huffington Post: Without a strong institutional commitment to consent training, sexual violence will continue in British universities

Dr Lilia Giugni, Teaching Associate of the MSt in Social Innovation at Cambridge Judge and founder of Gen Pol, comments on the culture of sexual violence in Ivy League institutions. “Women’s Officers and Student Unions have done an amazing job…

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Bdaily: AI-powered patient monitoring system receives Innovate UK grant

Cambridge Bio-Augmentation Systems (CBAS), a startup that has created an integrated medical device that provides the interface between an advanced prosthetic and the body, was awarded a £865k Digital Health Technology Catalyst grant. The company will work with other companies…

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The Saigon Times: Social innovation lecture tour

The British Council in Vietnam is working in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Training to organise a social innovation lecture tour with Dr Belinda Bell, programme director of the Cambridge Social Ventures, part of the Cambridge Judge Business…

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Social innovation through housing

Housing associations are now rediscovering their radical and ambitious roots to make a big difference, says Belinda Bell, Director of the Cambridge Social Ventures programme at Cambridge Judge. Dr Belinda Bell, Director of the Cambridge Social Ventures programme of the…

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Numerous skyscrapers tower above the horizon. These are the residential ‘tower blocks’ in the ‘Seaton’ area of Aberdeen. The area has a mixed demographic but suffers from social issues such as poverty and unemployment.

Business Because: MBA startups to look out for

Lara Miller, Cambridge MBA alumna (MBA 2014) and co-founder of the AmaElla startup, is featured in the article about MBA startups. Lara talks about her social venture that designs and produces beautiful lingerie made from organic cotton. “It came up…

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Business Weekly: BeeBee creates a buzz with reusable beeswax food wrap

BeeBee Wraps, a venture that produces eco-friendly reusable food wraps as an alternative to plastic packaging, has teamed up with Cambridge Consultants aiming to scale up production. The startup is supported by the Cambridge Social Ventures programme, run by the…

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