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Reports, case studies & presentations

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:

Reports & case studies

McCammon, M.G., Pio, E., Barakat, S. and Vyakarnam, S. (2014) “Corporate venture capital and Cambridge.” Nature Biotechnology, October 2014 (DOI: 10.1038/nbt.3029)

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.

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.


Recognising opportunities

Dr Shai Vyakarnam

Mindsets & motivations

Dr Darrin M. Disley

Spotting market needs

Dr Tony Raven, Shirley Jamieson and Dr Andrea Cantone

Serendipity or hard work?

Dr Shamus Husheer

Growing your venture

Lord Karan Bilimoria of Chelsea CBE DL

Creating star teams

Chris Barnardo and Richard Blakesley

Vision meets reality

Rolf H. Günther