Welcome to GLOBAL-SPIN
Our objective is to promote Effective Internationalization Strategies in Academic Spin-Offs

We aim to increase the European Spin-Offs’ competitiveness by supporting these organizations to deal effectively with the challenges of markets’ globalization

We plan to support entrepreneurs in the decision making affecting the commercialization of new products and services abroad and the competition, attraction and recruitment of global talent

Project Global-Spin

Transnational Entrepreneurship and Corporate Learning: Fostering Effective Internationalization Strategies in Academic Spin Offs.

ERASMUS + - KA2 Knowledge Alliances.

TE Manifesto

Support and subscribe the European Transnational Entrepreneurship Manifesto

The Manifesto of the Project GLOBAL-SPIN will be created by the partners via a process of consultation, feedback, and validation with other experts in the area of transnational entrepreneurship. The resulting Manifesto will aim to inspire other entrepreneurs by sharing important steps to becoming transnational. These results will work towards to helping to maximize the success and growth in internationalization of European entrepreneurs and their Spin-Offs.

News

Investing in Academic Spin-offs: How Maastricht University Sees the Issue
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Thursday, 18 May 2017

At Maastricht University they are thinking about how they can invest academic pension funds in a way that will lead to long-lasting benefits to society.

Academic Spin-Off: Epidisease S.L.
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Thursday, 18 May 2017

The Spin-Off Epidisease S.L. researches epigenetic biomarkers, or stable heritable traits that are not explained by changes in DNA gene sequences.

Business. Improvement. Growth.: University Spin-Off BIG
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Thursday, 18 May 2017

BIG is an Academic Spin-Off that has researched, in depth, how small and medium-sized entities (SMEs) work and thrive.

A start-up that focuses on teaching under 18s how to handle money
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Thursday, 11 May 2017

Using a pre-paid debit card, in the UK Osper [1] is encouraging parents to teach their kids, 8 to 18 years-old, about how to manage money.

Accelerators vs. Incubators: a guide for start-ups
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Thursday, 11 May 2017

When small businesses are just starting out or are trying to grow, there are several resources that they can use to try and reach their goals.

Academic Spin-offs as a way to take advantage of University knowledge
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Thursday, 11 May 2017

It is difficult to turn university research and knowledge into companies which contribute greatly to the economic value of a country.

GLOBAL-SPIN PROJECT
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Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Last Thursday, April 27, a team of the Fundación General Universidad de Granada Empresa organized a training session with young entrepreneurs in the framework of its Employment Programme.

The 2017 Global Talent Competitiveness Index focuses on Technology
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Thursday, 27 April 2017

The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) is an annual report focusing on a country’s ability to compete for talent in the global market.
A Women’s Startup Challenge
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Thursday, 27 April 2017

The company Women Who Tech, a non-profit founded in 2008, has announced the 10 finalists in its first ever Women Startup Challenge Europe.
Universities as the connection between academia and industry
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Thursday, 27 April 2017

University Spin-Offs are a way to take advantage of the knowledge and technology established in an academic setting and create companies.

Benefits

GLOBAL-SPIN goes above and beyond traditional approaches and methodologies in corporate learning to properly respond to the new training challenges coming of globalized (or trying to internationalize) Spin-Offs, and the need to assess the effectiveness of this learning at three levels: for employees, for managers and for organizations.

Transnational Entrepreneurs´ Skills
Internationalization Strategies´ Assessment
New Corporate Learning Approach
Open Education Resources

The project looks to boost innovation in business and higher education through the joint development of an innovative ICT based learning solution for a challenging issue: the demand of transnational entrepreneurship skills by the academic Spin-Offs teams to facilitate their survival and growth in the context of global markets.

Who We Are

With the support of the European Union and the Erasmus+ Programme, a project team consisting of a Higher Education Foundation, two Universities, and four companies specialized in consultancy, training and research, is developing the project GLOBAL-SPIN -Transnational Entrepreneurship and Corporate Learning: Fostering Effective Internationalization Strategies in Academic Spin-Offs.

Contact Us

Carmen Osuna López

Marina Manzano Fernández