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Member News

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SRUC and Moredun Research Institute establish ‘game-changing’ collaboration

Moredun Research Institute and Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) have announced a new strategic partnership they describe as ‘game-changing’ in advancing livestock health, welfare production and resilience in support of Scottish and global rural development, food security and food safety. 

Silverstone Park Commercial Director Roz Bird confirmed as one of Grant Thornton's 100 'Faces of a Vibrant Economy'

MEPC’s Roz Bird, Commercial Director for Silverstone Park, has been announced as one of 100 business people likely to have a significant impact on the UK economy in the next 12 months.

All steam ahead for Engine Shed 2


Bristol City Council planning committee moves to approve detailed planning submission - Engine Shed 2 will create 150% increased capacity on the current Engine Shed as one of Bristol’s iconic buildings, the George and Railway pub, is transformed into a modern day trading station.

Birmingham and Leipzig: Driving innovation and growth for 25 years

Birmingham has once again joined forces with the German city of Leipzig to develop new ways of driving growth and innovation for small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). 

As part of the Mayor of Leipzig’s visit to Birmingham, marking the 25th anniversary of partnership between the cities, officials and dignitaries representing policy areas from culture to business gathered at a collaborative event on Friday 20th October.

Expert support at BASE Bordon Innovation Centre


BUSINESS SUPPORT: BASE Bordon Innovation Centre at Broxhead House, Whitehill & Bordon, East Hampshire.

Advanced Engineering Show boost for Silverstone Park & Silverstone Technology Cluster

Business estate Silverstone Park and the Silverstone Technology Cluster say that hosting the Advanced Engineering Show’s VIP Lounge has helped significantly in further boosting their profiles with key high-tech figures. The STC has now confirmed details of its first Annual Conference at Silverstone Park in January…

A staggering 1300 guests booked to visit the Silverstone Technology Cluster VIP Lounge in association with Silverstone Park at the AES (Weds 1-Thurs 2 November) at NEC Birmingham.

Clarity at the Core: UKSPA CLARITY, is now CLARITY CORE


Market leading software, UKSPA CLARITY, is now CLARITY CORE

As of today, UKSPA CLARITY, the leading software system developed by ra Information Systems (ra) in collaboration with the UK Science Park Association (UKSPA), is to be known as CLARITY CORE.

Manchester’s First Open Access Biotech Lab Launches

Manchester's first open access laboratory has been launched [9 Oct 17]; providing early-stage biotech and medtech companies, as well as entrepreneurial individual scientists, with unrestricted, pay-as-you-go access to state-of-the-art facilities and multi-million pound equipment.

Oxford innovation's good base for innovation

BASE Bordon Innovation Centre at historic Broxhead House, Whitehill & Bordon, East Hampshire. The enterprise hub, geared at start-ups and growth firms, is run by Oxford Innovation and opens in November 2017. There are 31 offices on flexible rental terms, along with co-working space, meeting rooms for hire and virtual offices.   

New Discovery Park Lab will unlock potential of algae for health and personal care markets


 A science company focused on using algae to meet the growing demand for health-promoting ingredients, has expanded into a new science production facility at Discovery Park.

AlgaeCytes has developed a process that captures the properties of algae to produce high value ingredients for the health and personal care markets and intends to use its new space to scale up production to meet demand.