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Clarity Now winner Law Hubs Justice Challenge

On Friday 24 May 2019 the winner of the Justice Challenge was announced! Emma Morgan (LLM) and dr. Nienke Doornbos won with their startup Clarity Now, and received 2,500 euros of funding. This was announced during the very first pitch event at the Amsterdam Law Hub. During this event eight teams presented their startup idea […]

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Students with a million to invest

A year ago, four students founded the Amsterdam Student Investment Fund (ASIF), an investment fund that exclusively invests in initiatives by recent graduates. ASIF now has more than € 1,000,000, an amount that the young board members will invest in promising startups in the coming period. The first in that list: Dyme, a fast growing […]

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Findest, Kepler, Confocal win top ten list of most groundbreaking innovations

Spin-offs Findest (VU), Kepler Vision Technologies (UvA) and Confocal.nl (UvA) are one of the ten winners of the Academic Startup Competition. This was announced by a professional jury in Amsterdam in the presence of State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, Mona Keijzer. As a result of the selection, they will be able to […]

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Nieuwe broedplaats voor recht op Roeterseilandcampus UvA

Burgemeester Femke Halsema opent de Amsterdam Law Hub. Hier werken studenten en medewerkers van de UvA samen met maatschappelijke partners en juridische ondernemers aan juridische dienstverlening en innovatie.

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Dreamteam studenten winnen Speed Challenge

Studenten winnen wereldkampioenschap met hightech ligfiets Wielrenster Lieke de Cock heeft het wereldkampioenschap snelfietsen gewonnen door met 120 km/u door de Nevadawoestijn in Amerika te fietsen. Dit deed ze in de VeloX 8 van het Human Power Team, een aerodynamische hightech ligfiets ontworpen en gebouwd door studenten van de TU Delft en Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. […]

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