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Deadline: 27th May 2024.

Course dates: 30th June – 5th July 2024

Venue: Cambridge Judge Business School

Fast-track your innovation to commercial reality with the Ignite programme. The programme is a blend of practical teaching sessions delivered by our world leading faculty, one-to-one clinics with experts, mentor sessions; and advice from experienced entrepreneurs and innovators. It provides delegates with the tools, contacts, and confidence to transform their ideas into successful business projects or ventures. The programme structure enables support to be tailored to fit the individual business idea

and to focus on specific issues such as investment readiness, technical and market due diligence. Participants will end the week-long activity by presenting their idea to a panel of experts and obtaining immediate feedback.


· Students, graduates, researchers, and academics

· Founders of early-stage businesses

· Corporate innovators and intrapreneurs

What kind of ideas, projects or innovations qualify for Ignite?

The idea or innovation can be from any area within the high technology or biotechnology sectors including artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, environmental technology (greentech/cleantech), electrical engineering, robotics, and financial technology (fintech); pharmaceutical products, medical devices, plant sciences, regenerative medicine, and stem cell science.

Visit the website to find out more.

Any questions? Book a free, informal chat

Sayara Thompson, Programme Manager, will be happy to answer any questions and help you with your application. Please find a slot that works for you in the online calendar – click on the link below.

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CATS is once again through the Wellcome Translational Partnership award sponsoring places for University of Cambridge early career researchers who have an innovation in the area of therapeutic sciences and medtech.

Posted on 24/04/2024