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Member News

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High five for new Benham Campus

The University of Southampton Science Park has topped out on its latest new building – 5 Benham Campus. 

Prospective and current tenants and representatives from local authorities, as well as the design and build team, were in attendance at the topping out celebration of the new office accommodation.

Stoneleigh - Technology Entrepreneur sets up consultancy

Nick Boardman with Liz Burkinshaw at the Rural Innovation Centre at Stoneleigh Park.

A new independent asbestos consultancy has been set up in Warwickshire by a local technology entrepreneur with a track record of building successful companies.

Nick Boardman, from Leamington, has established 0800 Asbestos at the Rural Innovation Centre at Stoneleigh Park.

Basingstoke MP visits SETsquared after Award Success


Basingstoke MP Maria Miller visited SETsquared’s innovation hub for high-tech start-ups and entrepreneurs in Basing View on Friday (8 January) to celebrate its Entrepreneurship Training Programme was highly commended at the Enterprising Britain Awards.

The ground-breaking programme was highly commended by the UK Government in the Building Enterprise Skills category at the awards in November last year.

Cloud9 Continues Success with Growth of National Account


Innovation Birmingham Campus-based telecommunications provider, Cloud9 has marked an end to another successful year with the growth of one of its largest accounts.

Established in 2013, Cloud9 is a strategic communications supplier which provides bespoke project management services for a wide range of connectivity solutions including infrastructure, fixed line, broadband and mobile.

Design Council Cabe Announces Partnership with Thurrock Council

Thurrock Council is working in partnership with Design Council Cabe to implement and run a design review and support panel as the authority prepares for major growth and investment.

SQW's systematic Review of the UK Commission's Investment Funds

The UK Commission for Employment and Skills' investment funds have been a critical part of its work to stimulate leadership and investment in skills amongst employers.

British Sidecar Champion on Trail to Sucess at Discovery Park


Ryan Charlwood is already a household name for fans of high octane superbike racing having being part of the team which retained the British Sidecar Championships at the world famous Silverstone track last autumn.

And with his new online pre-booked parking business Parking More, this ambitious 27-year old entrepreneur from Dover is now seeking to bring that same level of success to Discovery Park.

Young Entrepreneurs called to Start-Up Grid for Solent Initiative

LAUNCH: Ben Towers, one of the UK’s most successful young entrepreneurs, is guest speaker at the Young Start-up Talent Solent 2016 at Portsmouth Technopole on January 26. Ben is pictured centre with initiative founders and successful entrepreneurs Lorraine Nugent and Matt Turner. Oxford Innovation, an UKSPA member which runs Portsmouth Technopole, Ocean Village Innovation Centre in Southampton and Fareham Innovation Centre, is principal sponsor. The initiative covers Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.

University of Southampton Science Park’s New 5 Benham Campus Reaches High Point


The University of Southampton Science Park held a series of events last week to officially launch its latest building known as 5 Benham Campus. 

Hopper Secures £100,000 Regional Growth Fund Grant


Innovation Birmingham Campus-based Hopper HQ Ltd has successfully secured a £100,000 grant from the Birmingham Post Growth Fund to contribute towards its £400,000 investment plan.