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Global Software Solutions Company, Rivo, Recognised for Innovative Approach to Health and Safety with Industry Award

A global software solutions company based in Warwick has been recognised for its innovative approach to health and safety with an industry award.

Rivo, which has its headquarters at the University of Warwick Science Park’s Warwick Innovation Centre in Gallows Hill, has been honoured with a 2015 GRC Innovation Award by leading governance, risk and compliance analyst firm, GRC 20/20.

Business Incubation Manager vacancy at Bristol SETsquared Centre

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Pentland Science Park's TC Biopharm starts Clinical study in cancer patients

 

Oncology centres in Glasgow and Edinburgh commence recruitment of skin, lung and kidney cancer patients : Novel therapy ‘ImmuniCell’ uses ‘killer cells’ to target the tumour

Conigital launches new smart city technology to map the inside of public buildings for the visually impaired

 

Innovation Birmingham Campus-based Conigital is seeking a test-bed for a ground-breaking service that can map the interior of large public buildings, enabling the visually impaired to navigate via their smartphone.

SETsquared helped Exeter businesses turn ideas into investor propositions

 

SETsquared, the world’s number one university business incubator, ran its three day entrepreneurship programme for the first time in Exeter this week, culminating in a prize-giving ceremony on Wednesday (2 December).

Investment opportunities for Bristol start-ups who pitched at Accelerating Growth Showcase

 

Two of Bristol’s most exciting technology start-ups bid for investment in front of a live audience of over 150 investors in London last week (25 November).

More than 20 of the UK’s most exciting technology start-ups bid for a collective £27m+ of investment in front of a live audience of some 200 investors, including those from MMC Ventures, Eden Ventures and Downing Ventures.

Every company also exhibited at the event and sought investment of between £250k-£6m each, with the founders available to meet investors throughout the day.

NHS-funded West Midlands Academic Health Sciences Network to deliver a Digital Health incubator in Innovation Birmingham’s £8m iCentrum® building

NHS-funded West Midlands Academic Health Sciences Network to deliver a Digital Health incubator in Innovation Birmingham’s £8m iCentrum® building

A 2,500 sq ft Digital Health incubator will be featured within Innovation Birmingham’s Serendip® Smart City Incubator in the new £8m iCentrum® building. The NHS-funded West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) has signed up as the partner to deliver the new challenge-led facility, enabling tech start-ups to access the region’s network of NHS trusts and Clinical Commissioning Groups.

Tech start-ups pitch for investors' millions

More than 20 UK technology start-ups bid for a collective £27m of investment in front of a live audience of investors in London recently.

Businesses attending the Accelerating Growth event ranged from ethical alternatives for animal testing to a GPS-based anti-bike theft device.

Each company pitched in front of an audience of more than 200 investors, including those from MMC Ventures and Eden Ventures.