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Business Weekly: Cambridge quartet chosen for elite AI programme

Four Cambridge companies have been selected for a UK programme “designed to propel scaleups in the Artificial Intelligence sector to potential unicorn status accorded to private companies valued at more than $1 billion.” Satavia, which develops bespoke environmental awareness solutions…

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Cambridge Independent: Better Origin’s insect bioconversion technology given £1.1m government boost

A Cambridge startup Better Origin (previously known as Entomics) will be getting £1.1m government funding to scale up its insect processing. The funding comes from the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund. Founder and CEO Fotis Fotiadis said: “Farming the insect is…

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Financial Times: Why eating insects is about to become big business

Better Origin (previously known as Entomics) is featured in the Financial Times. The startup, that was previously on the Accelerate Cambridge programme run by Cambridge Judge’s Entrepreneurship Centre, uses black soldier fly larvae to convert food waste to grow insects…

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The Telegraph: Meet Dr Carina Tyrell, the former Miss England who just might save the world

Dr Carina Tyrell is leading a study into a blood-taking device that will allow people to take a Covid-19 antibody test at home, as well as an app that tracks heart rate, breathing and temperature with the aim of detecting…

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Business Weekly: Frontier Developments named Business of the Year

The winners for the annual Business Weekly Awards have been announced. PROWLER.io, an AI technology venture, won the Cambridge Judge Business School Graduate Business of the Year award. Cambridge Judge Business School Woman Entrepreneur of the Year was awarded to…

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Venturing forth: FLIT

A venture on the Accelerate Cambridge programme at Cambridge Judge Business School has designed a new electric bike with no visible battery and an easier folding mechanism. It's hard to reinvent the wheel, but Alex Murray and Dave Henderson have…

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Bloomberg: Biometric tracking can ensure billions have immunity against Covid-19

A feature about Simprints startup, supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme at Cambridge Judge Business School. The startup has developed a fingerprint scanner allowing health care workers in developing regions to access patients’ digital records. Co-founder Toby Norman, who studied…

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Investing in Cambridge drug discovery

PharmEnable raises £1.8 million for drug discovery expansion. PharmEnable, a venture supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme at the Entrepreneurship Centre of Cambridge Judge Business School, said it has secured £1.8 million in a seed financing round led by Cambridge…

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How an MBA can support your entrepreneurship journey

Find out how the startup eco-system on the Cambridge MBA and across the Business School exposes entrepreneurs to everything they need to get their ideas off the ground. 2019 Cambridge Venture Weekend Veena Adityan and Yigit Akar are both MBA…

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Business Weekly: Seeds of a revolution as Spirea plans to reshape cancer treatment

Spirea startup, supported by the Accelerate Cambridge programme run by Cambridge Judge’s Entrepeneurship Centre, has raised crucial funding and is aiming to target a potential $7.5 billion market for the treatment of multiple cancers. CEO Myriam Ouberai said: “Incorporation of…

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