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  • Pictured at NovaUCD are; Tom Flanagan, Director of Enterprise and Commercialisation, UCD; Matt Johnson, founder, EPIC Conjoint; Paul O'Connor, founder, This is Seaweed and Brian Whelan, founder, Travacoin (Image: Nick Bradshaw, Fotonic). Three early-stage start-ups have become the latest companies to spin-in to NovaUCD and join the community of entrepreneurs at...
  • Astrid Data Protection, an Innovation Birmingham-based start-up, has launched an online platform to help small businesses improve their data protection and meet the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that comes into force on 25th May 2018. The EU regulation is designed to give greater rights to individuals to control their own data and how it is used. GDPR...
  • Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram (pictured above) hailed the Liverpool City Region as “undergoing a renaissance in science and innovation”, at this year’s Business of Science Conference which took place on Thursday at the Hilton Hotel, Liverpool. The Metro Mayor brought the one-day conference to a close by announcing his “big vision” for the city. Mr Rotheram recognised...
  • Ambitious new plans set out by the Prime Minister today will see around 22,000 fewer people dying from cancer each year by 2033. Speaking in Macclesfield today, the PM will use a speech to challenge the NHS, the Artificial Intellifence (AI) sector and health charities to use data and AI to transform the diagnosis of chronic diseases. Read the whole article here
  • The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult will lead a £3 million investment to scale up skills and training in the UK's life sciences industry. It will create new skills and capabilities to bridge the gap between the regulatory approval of cell and gene therapies and the integration into front-line services. The funding comes from UK Research and Innovation through Innovate...