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.

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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

Swiss University launches a spin-off seal of approval
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Friday, 21 July 2017

The University of St. Gallen has created a seal of approval called “Spin-Off Universität St. Gallen” as part of its push to promote entrepreneurship.
The Difficulty of Keeping Academic Spin-Offs Near to the University
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Friday, 21 July 2017

Like other start-up companies, university spin-offs have to go where they can make money.
Spin-off Focuses on Being Healthy while Loving Yourself
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Friday, 21 July 2017

A spin-off from the Colorado State University, Smart Fit Chicks [1], focuses on using research-proven techniques (two of the members are PhDs) in order to empower others to live a healthy lifestyle.
A smartphone app to identify fakes?
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Friday, 14 July 2017

A spin-off company from Lancaster University, Quantum Base, is working to create a smartphone app that will be able to identify counterfeit goods.
Does having a science park increase spin-off capacity?
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Friday, 14 July 2017

Although the spin-off Creavo Medical Technologies, from Leeds University, is doing well financially, the chief executive says that a science park would keep spin-offs in the region.
A Spin-Off helps bring new music to libraries
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Friday, 14 July 2017

There are currently six library systems in the USA and Canada that are using the technology provided by MUSICat, using software developed by a university spin-off at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
GLOBAL-SPIN IN THE ALHAMBRA VENTURE EVENT
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Thursday, 13 July 2017

The Spanish Global-Spin team has participated in the 4th Edition of the Alhambra Venture, the most important entrepreneurship forum in the south of Spain organized by the Journal IDEAL in Granada during 12 and 13 July.
A Spin-off that can Help Identify Prostate Cancer
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Friday, 7 July 2017

In Alberta, Canada the spin-off company Nanostics Inc. is going to use research done at the University of Alberta to eventually sell a test that helps identify aggressive forms of prostate cancer.
An academic Spin-off goes after sex traffickers
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Friday, 7 July 2017

There are academic spin-offs that are able to make lots of money or create jobs, but some spin-offs are just trying to make the world a better place.
Oxford University taking steps to promote more innovation
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Friday, 7 July 2017

The sector of Oxford University which commercialises the science and technology information, Oxford University Innovation, has accumulated £580 million for funding.

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