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

Think big. Embrace uncertainty. Be open to diversity. Create a culture of networking. Take the best from innovation. Be prepared to overcome adversities. Be aware of your environment. Have a safe place for reflection.

News

University Spin-off Amprologix is Developing New Antibiotics
+

Monday, 15 October 2018

Amprologix is a new company that has spun-off from the University of Plymouth in the UK with the intention of partnering with other experts in the field to develop and commercialise the research of university Professor Mathew Upton
University of Granada Spin-off has been chosen as one of the Most Innovative in the World
+

Friday, 12 October 2018

Spin-off Xtrem Biotech from the University of Granada has been recognised by accelerator TERRA as one of the 17 most innovative start-ups in the area of food and agriculture world-wide.
Nature vs. Nurture: the Role Grit Plays in Success
+

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Last week we dove into the debate about whether entrepreneurs are born or made, but this week we want to take another spin on this question—what researcher Angela Duckworth calls “grit.”
The 2018 Global Talent Competitiveness Index is now Available
+

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Part of the Global-Spin Project is dedicated to recruitment and retention of talent in an international marketplace.
Southampton University Spin-off Develops a Device to Diagnose Infertility
+

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Supported by the University of Southampton and the NHS, the spin-off company Vivoplex Medical is trying to help identify reasons behind infertility and, hopefully, be able to propose simple solutions when possible.
Are Entrepreneurs Born or Made?
+

Monday, 8 October 2018

This may be one of the biggest questions that we are hearing, especially since the world we live in supports entrepreneurs like never before.
Evox Therapeutics Completes Series B Financing at around 45 Million Dollars
+

Friday, 5 October 2018

In September of 2018 the Oxford spin-off Evox Therapeutics Ltd finished their Series B financing raising £35.5 million (approximately $45.4 million)
Crossing the Bridge from an Academic to a Start-up Life
+

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

While many academics may have the knowledge to create innovative solutions, the journey from academia to entrepreneur is not easy.
Stanford Spin-off Unveils a Digital Health Platform to support in Concussion Treatment
+

Monday, 1 October 2018

TeachAids is a social venture that is impacting health education around the world.
Understanding International Talent in 2018
+

Friday, 21 September 2018

There is no doubt that the workplace is becoming more global as professionals are willing to move around the world and managers are looking abroad for expertise.

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