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Member News

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Leading global sports media group goes for goal with new office at the Innovation Birmingham Campus

Following on from its acquisition of Scout7; leading provider of specialist tech solutions for managing player recruitment in the football industry, global sports media provider Perform Group has announced the opening of a brand-new office in Birmingham, signalling the company’s first base in the UK’s second city.

The move, finalised on Thursday 1st March, brings two market-leading organisations under one roof, forming part of Scout7’s incorporation into Perform Group’s OptaPro brand. 

Hong Kong's Science Park to take the lead on driving innovation and technology

Hong Kong’s Science Park is set to play a leading role in the government’s drive to turn the city into an innovation and technology (I&T) hub as it was granted a major slice of the HK$50 billion funding package dedicated to hi-tech industries.

£150m investment will bring clean, green energy to power Discovery Park and local homes

This month sees the final phase of commissioning at the new Kent Renewable Energy Combined Heat and Power Plant before it starts to generate clean, green heat and power for Discovery Park and homes across the region.

University College Dublin's world-class science & industry partnerships in Agri-Food to inform new EU research programes

28th February 2018: University College Dublin (UCD) held an Agri-Food seminar in the European Parliament, Brussels

The seminar was held as part of the University’s ongoing dialogue with European policy-makers and stakeholders to frame agri-food research priorities for FP9. FP9, the ninth framework programme, is the next European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. 

NETParks to recruit Incubation Manager

Durham City Incubator is seeking to recruit to the post of Incubation Manager  - an exciting position which is fully funded by the ERDF and will be a fixed term position until December 2020.

Durham City Incubator (DCI) is a unique partnership between Business Durham, Durham University and New College Durham to increase new business start-ups and graduate retention in Durham. 

Carter Jonas joins successful team as local letting agent for Silverstone Park

Image shows: Jon Silversides, Partner, Commercial for Carter Jonas at Silverstone Park with MEPC's Roz Bird, the estate's Commercial Director.

Global aerospace company Airbus to open new base at Infinity Park, Derby

Global aerospace giant Airbus is to open a new office in Derby near to Rolls Royce

The aircraft manufacturer has confirmed that it is taking space at the iHub innovation centre on Infinity Park, which is next to Rolls-Royce’s civil aerospace division.

Airbus is a major customer of Rolls-Royce, which supplies Trent jet engines to a range of Airbus aircraft, including the Trent XWB, which is manufactured in Derby.

Willmot Dixon invites you to an Open Doors event at Coventry University's Centre for Low Carbon Propulsion Systems

If you are interested in clean transport and low carbon then Willmott Dixon would like to warmly invite you to book to visit our construction site at Coventry University's Centre for Low Carbon Propulsion Systems.

As part of Open Doors week we are inviting visitors to come along and find out more. There are limited places available so please click the link here to book.

Keele University announces major investment in new Management School

Keele University is delighted to announce two major new investments on its campus this year.  The University today announced plans to invest in a new multi-million pound state-of-the-art facility that houses both Keele Management School and incubated companies in a sector leading Smart Innovation Hub.  The new Management School has been funded by the University and the Denise Coates Foundation, after which the new iconic building at the entrance to the University will be named.  The Smart Innovation Hub has been funded by the University, Staffordshire County Council, UK Gover