Reports, case studies & presentations
The following presentations, case studies and reports by entrepreneurial thought leaders, senior business managers, leading scientists and innovators, as well as experienced experts are available to view online:
McCammon, M.G., Pio, E., Barakat, S. and Vyakarnam, S. (2014) "Corporate venture capital and Cambridge." Nature Biotechnology, October 2014 (DOI: 10.1038/bioe.2014.10)
BioBeat (2014) 50 movers and shakers in biobusiness 2014.
St John's Innovation Centre (2013) Cambridge technopole report: an overview of the UK's leading high-technology business cluster.
Ernst & Young (2013) High achievers: recognizing the power of women to spur business and economic growth.
McKenzie, M.D. and Janeway, W.H. (2008) "Venture capital fund performance and the IPO market." Centre for Financial Analysis & Policy Working Paper No.30 (subsequently published in Accounting & Finance, 2010)
World Economic Forum Global Education Initiative (2009) Educating the next wave of entrepreneurs: unlocking entrepreneurial capabilities to meet the global challenges of the 21st century.
Myint, Y.M. and Vyakarnam, S. (2008) Path-dependency analysis on new emerging technology: Ubisense.
Building billion dollar companiesDr David Cleevely
Forget venture capital! Get your customers to fund youDr John Mullins
Commercialising research: where are the bear traps?Professor Andy Hopper & Dr Hermann Hauser
Growing the business: where process & spirit come togetherProfessor Stelios Kavadias
Building a brand against all oddsLord Karan Bilimoria of Chelsea CBE DL
Make it brilliant & they will comeWilliam Tunstall-Pedoe
Leading globally: the importance of diversity & creativitySir Paul Judge
Recognising opportunitiesDr Shai Vyakarnam
Bringing mental illness out of the shadowsProfessor Sabine Bahn
From the lab to the construction siteDr Shaun Fitzgerald
Some emerging areas for new businessesJack Lang
Raspberry Pi: you may already be a winnerEben Upton
Is there a right place, right time?Jamie Urquhart
Gandys: orphans for orphansRob Forkan
Growing your ventureJohn Snyder
Growing your ventureJoep van Beurden
CSR: an example of how to grow your ventureGlenn Collinson
Mindsets & motivationsDr Darrin M. Disley
Spotting market needsDr Tony Raven, Shirley Jamieson & Dr Andrea Cantone
Serendipity or hard work?Dr Shamus Husheer
Growing your ventureLord Karan Bilimoria of Chelsea CBE DL
Creating star teamsChris Barnardo & Richard Blakesley
Vision meets realityRolf H. Günther