Venture 2019 Winner
Staff Award (Research)
Dr Robyn Hickereson - Ten Biotech - Winner - Staff Award Research Idea Prize £7,500 awarded to Robyn and her team
Robyn delivered the pitch over Skype as she was in the U.S at the time of the competition.
Previous Venture Competition Winners
- 2018 - Staff Award (Research) Dr Andrew Woodland
- 2017 - Staff Award (Non-research) Paula Fox, Staff Award (Research) Dr Deborah Wake
- 2015 - Clemens Frenzel and Jana Speth, runner up Minh Nhan Le
- 2014 - Jamie Kunka and Laszlo Csetenyi
- 2013 - Trias Gkikopoulos
- 2012 - Muhammad Sadiq and Design Aid
- 2011 - Dr Lee Baker
The Centre of Entrepreneurship
To find further opportunities in enterprise go to The Centre of Entrepreneurship website which will give you more information.
The UoD Centre of Entrepreneurship provides a focal point for any UoD student, researcher, staff member or recent graduate (up to 24 months) to access expert support and advice to explore a new business idea or to learn the latest enterprising skills.
With the annual Venture competition with start-up funding awards, the £2k Enterprise Challenge, transferable skills training, masterclasses and access to some of the top business mentors available in the UK - there is something for everyone.