OPD Sponsored two awards for Venture 2017
Venture 2017 Winners
Staff Award (Non-Research)
(sponsored by James Keiller Investments and University of Dundee Organisational & Professional Development)
Paula Fox - Nixvis Ltd - Winner - Staff Award - Non-Research Idea Prize £5,000
Mark Beaumont (left) and Cally Russell (right) present Paula Fox (centre) with her £5,000 award. Photograph copyright of Centre of Entrepreneurship
Staff Award (Research)
(sponsored by Organisational & Professional Development and Innovation Services both University of Dundee)
Dr Deborah Wake - Myway Digital Health Ltd - Winner - Staff Award - Research Idea Prize £5,000
Mark Beaumont (left) and Cally Russell (right) present Dr Deborah Wake (centre left) with her £5,000 award. Photograph copyright of Centre of Entrepreneurship
For more information on the Centre of Entrepreneurship, visit their website
Previous Venture Competition Winners
- 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.