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  • Innovation Birmingham has appointed four Entrepreneurs in Residence to drive activity across its Low Carbon Accelerator and Clean Launchpad programmes, which are part of the European-funded Climate-KIC initiative. Mike Goodfellow-Smith has been appointed as an Entrepreneur in Residence for Clean Launchpad, which is a project to uncover innovative business ideas for...
  • The first new build on Manchester Science Park for more than a decade is on track, with plans approved for a new 60,000 sq ft innovation centre.  The new facility, to be built on land currently used a car park, will be called Heart of the Park and will support collaboration between entrepreneurs, inventors, researchers and businesses. The building is the first...
  • Minister for Life Sciences George Freeman has opened a landmark new building in Norwich that will enable businesses to interact with the best scientific and research minds in areas such as food, health, energy and the environment. The new £11.5M Centrum building will be the heart of innovation and enterprise at the Norwich Research Park, a leading hub of lifescience...
  • While UK manufacturers are now reaping the rewards of high levels of innovation most are concerned that their level of expenditure on innovation is not enough to keep pace with the competition, a new study from EEF, the manufacturers' organisation and Natwest suggests. The latest 2014 EEF/NatWest Innovation Monitor shows that 95% of...
  • A new competition is set to give small and mediums-sized engineering and manufacturing businesses in the energy industry the chance to win up to £2m (€2.5m) worth of R&D funding to develop innovative new products.  The competition is the first in a series run by leap® from Pera Technology, which aims to help small and medium-sized businesses, who have...