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Venturing forth: ET-traps

A biotech entrepreneurial weekend at Cambridge Judge Business School kickstarted a venture that seeks to tackle diabetes through a novel treatment. Dr Arjun Jain was pursuing his PhD in Reproductive Biochemistry at the University of Cambridge back in 2008. It…

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EU startups: Five promising European startups tackling the effects of poverty

Two startups with connections to Cambridge Judge Business School are featured in the article. Simprints, a startup supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme at the Entrepreneurship Centre, has developed a fingerprinting technology to help deliver healthcare in developing countries. Unhoused,…

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Venturing forth: Emporsand – empowering women through sanitation

From clinical neuroscience to basic hygiene needs for women, via the EnterpriseTECH STAR programme at Cambridge Judge Business School. Born in China and raised in Canada and Pennsylvania, Jennifer Jia came to Cambridge in 2016 to pursue an MPhil in…

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Jennifer Jia.

Business Cloud: East of England Tech 50

Eight startups connected to Cambridge Judge Business School are listed in the region’s 50 most innovative technology companies. KisanHub, Healx, Arcus Global, Healthera, Sano Genetics, Speechmatics, Cambridge Spark and Audio Analytic are among the top companies in the East of…

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Venturing forth: Outfield Technologies

Outfield Technologies, mentored at the Accelerate Cambridge programme at the Entrepreneurship Centre of Cambridge Judge Business School, uses drone technology to better predict the yields of apple producers. Oli Hilbourne & Jim McDougall Of all fruits, the apple has wormed…

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An Outfield Technologies drone surveying the orchards.

Business Weekly: New £25m China investment for Cambridge life sciences lined up via Cambridge Judge and AZ

China Medical System, a pharmaceutical company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, has signalled its confidence in the UK biotech and life sciences sectors through intended investment of up to £25 million in early stage UK biotech and life…

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Cambridge Independent: BiologIC’s factory-in-a-box means faster, cheaper cures

A feature about the BiologIC startup venture that is developing a portable lab-in-a-box aiming to speed treatments such as leukaemia. Co-founder Nick Rollings was on the Ignite programme run by the Entrepreneurship Centre earlier this year. Read the full article…

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How I used the Cambridge MBA to launch a blockchain startup

Blockchain startup, Bond180, was founded by a team of three entrepreneurs who met while on their Cambridge MBA year. Life often throws up serendipitous friendships. For Parth Shukla, that meant meeting his cofounders Phil Holbrook and Conor Diviney during his…

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Former MBA students networking at an event.

Business Because: MBA startups to look out for in 2020

Business Because talks to entrepreneurs to find out how business education helped them develop their ventures. Cambridge Judge alumnus Tadashi Kubo (MBA 2018) co-founded the AC Biode startup that is developing the world’s first standalone AC (alternating current) battery, eliminating…

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Invested Investor: Take a pass on plastic

Kath Austin, founder of the BeeBee Wraps social venture, talks about the main challenges for her business and how support from the Cambridge Social Ventures programme helped her to move forward. She said mentorship on the programme “really helped me…

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