A science based business at Discovery Park has expanded to meet growing demand for its work in providing expertise in the management of outsourced activities in bioanalysis and logistics.
A4P was set up in 2011 with just two members of staff. They now have six staff located at their Sandwich office with a further two employees based remotely in Cambridge and Munich supporting international clients.
Disruptive fingerprint technology company Touch Biometrix has secured funding to progress its plans to eradicate the need for computer and mobile phone passwords.
The initial £150,000 seed investment from Deepbridge Capital will enable the business to develop new fingerprint sensos which will revolutionise a range of consumer electronics and enhance security for users.
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).
Innovation Birmingham-based 15-year-old digital tech entrepreneur Kari Lawler is set to pitch in front of UK Space Agency heads in June after winning the UK Space SatelLife Challenge 2018.
The Challenge was launched by the UK Space Agency, offering the chance for 11-22-year-olds to get expert advice around their ideas on how satellites can improve life on Earth.
Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP) has launched a new £2m tech incubator that will result in up to 2,000 jobs being created in data science and technology innovation companies over the next ten years.
The incubator, supported by a £2m award from Manchester City Council, will provide start-ups with a wide package of business support services and is designed for start-ups working in areas such as artifical intelligence, data analytics, cyber security, cloud technologies and digital health.
Global software as a service developer, Eight Technology (with its Dealerweb Showroom and React platforms) is the first company to have signed to move into the grow-on buildings at Exeter Science Park to accommodate its expanding team.