Centre hosts inaugural innovation and entrepreneurship conference16 May 2018The Centre held its inaugural conference in early May giving our students, staff and university partners the opportunity to hear from 21 industry leaders ranging from large organisations like Vodafone, Deloitte and Oracle to social enterprises like Balloon Ventures.
Exploring new perspectives with James Brown of Mobiloo13 April 2018James Brown, a five-time Paralympian who is now transforming the world with his life-changing toilets, visited the Centre as part of our Innovation Speaker Series. Angus, second-year Computer Science with Innovation student, shares his thoughts about James’ incredible story.
Creativity in context5 April 2018We love Open Days because they allow us to paint a picture for prospects and their guests about what it is like to study at the Centre. We often set a challenge and team up visitors, student and staff to begin to tackle it. Mark Neild, Teaching Fellow in Entrepreneurship, shares his experience at our most recent Open Day.
Client-led briefs: Bristol VR Labs reflection28 March 2018Second-year Innovation students work in teams to tackle a live brief from a real client. Mattei, Computer Science with Innovation student, shares his experience working with Bristol VR Lab.
Guest venture capital visit: Will Goodwin, Pembroke VCT26 March 2018Will Goodwin, University of Bristol alumnus and portfolio finance controller for Venture Capital (VC) firm Pembroke VCT, recently spoke with Postgraduate students at the Centre about forecasting start-up finances and funding requirements.
TBT: What is Innovation?15 March 2018In this Throw Back Thursday (TBT) post from October 2016, Holly shares her early impressions of the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
Charlotte's History with Innovation Story9 March 2018A degree in History with Innovation may seem like something of an oxymoron. Struggling to get your head around it? So did Charlotte. Find out more as she recounts her first year as a History with Innovation Student.
Guest entrepreneur: Dan Turner, ByBox6 March 2018Dan Turner, co-founder of ByBox, recently spoke with Postgraduate students at the Centre about finding your niche, handling founder quarrels, and the importance of articles of association.
Guest entrepreneur: Jack Farmer, LettusGrow1 March 2018Jack Farmer, co-founder of LettusGrow, recently visited the classroom to talk about his experiences starting up, pivoting the business model and planning for his first venture capital round.