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CIV 2015 Summary & Happy 2016

科勒风险投资研究院2015发展回顾及2016新年展望和祝福 Dear CIV friends, Let us welcome 2016! We are dedicating CIV’s December Update to reflect on the year’s accomplishments, and initial plans for 2016. In 2015 we experienced a substantial growth in our CIV Community, and had the opportunity to engage with you through our publications and events. We are looking forward to seeing what 2016 has in store …

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Introducing the 2016Q1 Issue of Coller Venture Review on Deep Innovation

2016年第一季度《风投新发现》聚焦深度创新 We are proud to announce the release of CIV’s third issue of Coller Venture Review, dedicated to Deep Innovation. We define Deep Innovation as inventions that are enabled by basic research or a scientific breakthrough. Unlike what we see in the ubiquitous Internet/Cyber startups, these usually entail substantial resources ($5-100M), and may take years (5-20) to materialize. The issue includes …

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Tech Entrepreneurship, Contract Framing, & Innovation Accounting: Winners of 2015 CIV Grants

技术企业家精神、合同制订及创新会计——科勒风投研究院2015研究经费获奖方案 As part of our efforts  to encourage and support original academic research in the field of venture, CIV has awarded four academicians  with a 2015 Grant. We received over 60 proposals from leading  universities and research institutes from around the globe. The selection process was particularly challenging as we received a large number of outstanding proposals. After careful consideration, we selected four …

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Policy Case Study: How Deep Innovation in Graphene leads to Venture

 政策制度案例学习:石墨烯技术深度创新如何孕育新企业 The Coller Institute of Venture is interested in unique forms of Deep Innovation that transform industries and contribute to the venture ecosystem. Unlike what we see in the ubiquitous Internet/Cyber startups, these Deep Innovations usually entail substantial resources ($5-100M), and may take years (5-20) to materialize. Notable examples can be found in the sectors of: Water venture, Nanotechnology, Brain tech, Pharma, etc. One such …

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