For those of you following the progress of my collaboration with Caroline Lewko, I’m pleased to update that the book is inching closer to being available.
Our publisher, Apress, has added a pre-order link to the catalogue entry for the book — See here.
We will be updating again soon on how we intend to make the tools and frameworks available to the community under a Creative Commons license, independent of purchasing the book. This was something we were really passionate about, and Apress were really supportive of.
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This week we published a double installment of the “Inside The Bradfield Centre” podcast to mark the launch of the 2021 Trinity Bradfield Prize. Take a listen to the episodes and full transcripts are also available below.
The Trinity Bradfield Prize is now open for applications from aspiring academic-entrepreneur teams with an early stage tech idea that has commercial potential. If you want to learn more and meet the teams, register now for the prize giving ceremony held at The Bradfield Centre on 23rd November.
Three prizes will be awarded from the £20,000 prize pot — the first prize is…
Privacy is a red hot issue in Tech right now, headlined by the growing feud between Apple and Facebook. A key issue is there has been little consideration of the role that software developers play in creating the products and services you use today and will use in the future.
The concept of Privacy by Design, first created by Ann Cavoukian, and aims to protect the privacy of individual users of a product by baking in privacy considerations right from the start of the product development process. …
This week we published the latest episode of the “Inside The Bradfield Centre” podcast. Take a listen to the episode and a full transcript is also available below.
Welcome to Inside The Bradfield Centre. I’m James Parton, the managing director of the Bradfield Centre. And joining us today, is Nigel Hall who is the CEO of Cambridge Broadband Networks Group, and a member of the Bradfield Centre.
So in today’s conversation, just really looking forward to hearing about Nigel’s background. Nigel and I’ve chatted before, and he’s got a really varied and rich past. Really fascinating, so…
Out today, listen to Episode 31 of the Inside The Bradfield Centre podcast here, or on your podcasting service of choice.
Welcome to Inside the Bradfield Centre. I’m James Parton, the managing director of the Bradfield Center, And this week I’m flying solo on the episode. Joining us on today’s episode is Linn Clabburn, who’s the program director of the Cambridge and Norwich Tech Corridor. So I’m really looking forward to learning just more about the Tech Corridor, what it’s all about, its objectives, how it’s measured, and maybe get Linn’s perspective on demand for office space…
Last June I was kindly invited by Wolfson Entrepreneurs’ Society to participate in a panel discussing the Cambridge Entrepreneurial Ecosystem. Alongside me was Tony Raven of Cambridge Enterprise, Emmi Nicholl of Cambridge Angels, and Rebecca Myers of Cambridge Judge Entrepreneurship Centre.
You can watch the replay of the event here:
Out today, listen to Episode 30 of the “Inside The Bradfield Centre” podcast here, or on your podcasting service of choice.
We meet Shreya Singhal to learn about The Cambridge University Technology and Enterprise Club which aims to enhance the entrepreneurial spirit amongst academics and students at the University of Cambridge. We cover the activities of CUTEC, the environment and opportunities for students interested in entrepreneurship, and how students can engage in the wider Cambridge Tech ecosystem.
A full transcript of this episode is included below.
Welcome to Inside the Bradfield Centre. I’m James Parton, the managing…
Grace is VP of Developer Relations at Roblox.
She is responsible for leading developer and educational programs and engaging with a growing community of 3+ million developers to empower them across multiple platforms. A seasoned developer relations leader with over 12 years of experience, she has co-authored three patents and led worldwide developer initiatives at Microsoft, Intuit, and Atlassian. Prior to joining Roblox, she established Atlassian’s Global Developer Relations organisation to nurture and expand…
We learn about Cambridge Enterprise, the commercialisation arm of the University of Cambridge, and how they help Cambridge academics and researchers make tangible impact. We cover how Cambridge Enterprise benchmarks with other Universities, how they support their portfolio, explore their ‘greatest hits’ and discuss the hottest technologies.
Recommended listening if you curious to learn how The University of Cambridge supports entrepreneurship, or if you want to work directly with Cambridge researchers.
I’m excited to bring you an interview with Amazon’s Adam FitzGerald. At Amazon, Adam oversees global technology evangelism, developer engagement programs, and community building.
His technical interests include fault tolerant composable service architectures, infrastructure automation and data science. Prior to joining Amazon, Adam ran Developer Relations for Pivotal, VMware, SpringSource, and BEA Systems. He is a recovering mathematician (over 13 years since his last formal proof), regular swimmer, and aging gamer. …