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BUILDING A NEW GENERATION OF VENTURES

Building a new generation of ventures

All-Innovate

All-Innovate - Enter the Trinity term 2021 competition

All University of Oxford students can enter an idea for the chance to win a top prize of £10,000, two runner-up prizes of £5,000, and follow-on support to turn your idea into reality. 33 Oxford colleges have partnered for the biggest competition yet! Delivered in collaboration with EY.

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OXFO Impact Report 2019-2020

Read about the impact of the Oxford Foundry and our ventures, including the OXFO Covid-19 Action Plan. 

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LAUNCH OF WHITE PAPER - Universities: Drivers of Prosperity and Economic Recovery

A white paper written by Ana Bakshi, Director of the Oxford Foundry, calls on government and the private sector to invest in scaling university entrepreneurship, technology and venture acceleration-focused centres nationwide in order to rebuild the economy and build back better.

The white paper is endorsed by leading Business CEOs, Founders, and Higher Education leaders of universities across the UK, with a foreword written by Reid Hoffman, Cofounder of LinkedIn. 

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JOIN OUR COMMUNITY- BECOME AN OXFO MEMBER - IT'S FREE

Our community includes 3000 students, staff and alumni from all Oxford's Divisions and Colleges, University of Oxford alumni, and a global network of leading entrepreneurs, advisors and investors. 

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OXFO venture iLoF receive $1m from Microsoft & Mayfield Fund for search to find Alzheimer’s cure

OXFO startup ILoF has received $1 million from Microsoft’s venture fund, Mayfield, and Melinda Gates’s Pivotal Ventures to reduce the cost and time of drug discovery for diseases including Alzheimer's. They are one of four teams chosen from female-led companies from around the world to receive a share of $6m investment, resources and mentoring through the Female Founders Program.