UI Global is proud to partner with South Africa’s Tshwane University of Technology’s Entrepreneurship Programme on its upcoming seven module course on Design Thinking. The new programme is also being supported by PharmaConnect Africa. Thanks to fellow UI-Global Director and Australian based colleague, Rob Geddes, Head of the Australian Institute for Commercialisation for [...]
As our companies get ready to pitch this week, here's a quick peek at the great innovations they are bringing to market. What an inspiring group!: Global Health Biotech - South Africa: medtech product-line using natural medicinal ingredients from South Africa for the treatment of joint and bone disorders. Harmony - Israel: a wearable, continuous, [...]
We have an excellent panel lined up for our UI-Lift pitch day on June 9th. Many thanks to Dawn Le Blanc from Hartford InsurTech Hub; Alex Fair , Managing Partner at MedStartr Ventures; our UI-Global colleague, Eli Velasquez from the Angel Capital Association; Cyndi Green from Connecticut Innovations; and Magnus Höfer from GMH-Ventures GmbH. [...]
After five weeks of intensive support by from UI-Global colleagues - covering everything from Design Thinking to Communicating Your Science - we are heading to pitch day on Wednesday June 9th. Congratulations and very good luck to our participating companies: Global Health Biotech (South Africa), Harmony (Israel), MyStemBiotech (Canada), MiraTherapeutics (USA), and Nutrigo (South [...]
Privileged to have been a partner in today's event focused on Africa's neglected crops and the role that indigenous, currently marginalized foods can play in feeding the world. UI Global was in great company alongside Southern Africa Network for Biosciences, Pharma Connect Africa, and Tshwane University of Technology. We were [...]
Very pleased to see our Singapore based UI-Global colleague, Andrew Powell, leading the conversation about the importance of social acceptance in innovation. An important message, especially for those involved in new food technologies. Well done Andrew! Social acceptance vital to success of novel food technologies, Opinion - THE BUSINESS TIMES #foodinnovation, #UNSDGs, #uiconversations, #uilift.