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CIV March 2017 Updates

Dear friend,

I’m writing to share with you the top five latest updates published by CIV.

(1) $12,000 Distributed in CIV 2017 Venture Research Awards — read the abstracts of the winning papers
(2) First Call for Research Ideas on Venture Financing — submit until 15-Mar-2017
(3) College Endowments Bleed Money: Can Venture Save Them — read a post on the recent Endowments study report
(4) University Venture: The View From Cornell — read an interview with Dr. Alice Li, Executive Director of Cornell’s CTL
(5) The Chinese University of Hong Kong Joins as Organizing Partner for CIV2017HK — will host a partner event and an academic papers session

Regards,
Prof. Yesha Y. Sivan, Executive Director
Coller Institute of Venture at Tel Aviv University
(1) $12,000 Distributed in CIV 2017 Venture Research Awards — congratulations to our winners: Massimiliano Guerini (Politecnico di Milano) and Anita Quas (EMLYON) – $10,000 grand prize; Serden Ozcan (WHU) – $1,000 runner-up award; and Hung-Chia Scott Hsu (University of Arkansas) – $1,000 runner-up award.
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(2) First Call for Research Ideas on Venture Financing — we are currently soliciting ideas that will define our new Financing Venture research strand. This is your chance to influence CIV research and take part in it.
Submit your ideas by 15-Mar-2017.
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(3) College Endowments Bleed Money: Can Venture Save Them —US college endowment returns have sunk to an average -1.9% in the 2016 fiscal year, while endowment spending on financial aid, research, and other programs increased by 8.1%. Can VC be the solution?
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(4) University Venture: The View From Cornell  CIV’s community director, Dr. Vladi Dvoyris, interviewed Dr. Alice Li, Executive Director of the Center for Technology Licensing (CTL) at Cornell University, to discover their University Venture strategy.
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(5) The Chinese University of Hong Kong Joins as Organizing Partner for CIV2017HK — the partnership will include an academic papers session featuring prominent Hong Kong scholars and CIV award winners, as well as a CUHK Ventures partner event.​
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