EU trainee scheme needs tech firms

A European traineeship programme is calling on tech companies to help enhance the skills of the next generation of game changers. The cross-border Digital Opportunity Traineeship initiative will offer '6000 ...

US festival champions STEM

The top lineup at next month's USA Science & Engineering Festival will encourage youngsters to pursue a career in a STEM related field. Innovators Magazine hosted a Twitter chat with Knowledge4Innovation...

Startups are in a class of their own

Nurturing the entrepreneurial skills of higher education students worldwide is the goal of a new industry partnership. Startup platform, Techstars, is collaborating with the Blackstone LaunchPad programme, w...

Students enjoy the personal touch

Researchers at an Australian university have demonstrated how an app can be used to improve academic performance. The Swinburne University of Technology team developed a customised app for lecturers, to enab...

Food for thought

(USA) An American bank has made a $2 million contribution towards an innovative initiative that provides hundreds of thousands of children in low-income areas with hands-on knowledge of food production. W...