The Centre for Business Innovation creates connected communities. These include:
- Consortia of blue chip companies, government departments and universities working together on fast moving areas of business process or technology
- Connected Communities of individuals in the worlds leading clusters
We meet next on April 4 & 5 hosed by IBM Research (Emanuelle delaMarche and by ETH Zurich (deMello Lab)
On this occasion we will be working with:
Roche, Qiagen, Trinean on industrial applications for microfluidics in screening / single cell applications
Uni Milan, ETH on latest research
..as well as hearing from exciting ventures in our 'Microfluidics Hotseat'
For details contact Peter Hewkin on email@example.com
Following this the next meeting of the consortium will be in Cambridge MA on June 22/23 hosted by Murat Cirit of MIT. On June 23 we have an open day where non-members can attend .. details here http://www.cfbi.com/mf74landingpage.htm
Building on the success of last years' event we have now committed to a full day on July 11th for the Cambridge Innovation Summer Summit.
This will take place at Emmanuel College Cambridge - with dinner in the Great Hall at Queens College afterwards
Enabled by generous sponsorship from : Hewitsons; Astra Zeneca and InnovateUK we have an expanded agenda covering:
- Global Innovation Best Practise : with keynotes from Viv Goldstein (Founder GE Fastworks) and Ali Tinazli (HP Lifesciences Director) - Innovation Made in Cambridge : with keynote from Amazon and exhibit/demo areas for : - Internet of (Locatable) Things - Health and Wellness - New Materials - Show and Tells from current CfBI consortia - and discussion leading to new consortia.
If your logo is here http://www.cfbi.com/logos2016.htm (ie your company is in a CfBI consortium already!) you have free access. Otherwise you will need to apply for an invitation. Details from firstname.lastname@example.org