Monthly Archives: July 2014

Your funding and finance questions answered

Mark Davies works for Emerge Education, a start-up accelerator company exclusively interested in ed tech startups. At the Bristol summer school he answered your questions about finance and funding: Who funds start-ups like this? Is there any money around? It’s actually a good time to found an ed-tech start-up. One highly credible and professional London-based … Read more

Knowledge sharing on Intellectual Property

In Bristol we had Rowan Wilson (OSS Watch) and Daniel Ratzinger (Call for Participants) fielding your questions about Intellectual Property. We noted down some key pointers: What is IP?  ‘Intellectual Property’ refers and applies to intangible creative works such as code and text.  What can be protected and how? Most likely protections for these projects are … Read more


Hello and welcome to the Summer of Student Innovation, or SOSI (for short), blog! This space provides the project team with a way of providing informal updates relevant to everyone involved with the project, and anyone else that might be interested. For more formal updates we strongly recommend you bookmark Jisc’s Summer of Student Innovation … Read more