Case Studies

New ten-year plan to make the UK a global AI superpower

New ten-year plan to make the UK a global AI superpower

The UK has launched its first National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Strategy to help it strengthen its position as a global science superpower and seize the potential of modern technology to improve people’s lives and solve global challenges such as climate...

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World leading Pandemic Institute launched in Liverpool

World leading Pandemic Institute launched in Liverpool

Liverpool is to headquarter the Pandemic Institute, committed to helping the world prevent, prepare, and respond more effectively to pandemics. The Pandemic Institute is a medical, academic and civic partnership between the University of Liverpool, Liverpool John...

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New £50 million NETPark extension gets the green light

New £50 million NETPark extension gets the green light

North East Technology Park (NETPark) is set to expand significantly following a £50 million investment by Durham County Council, which will create over 1,200 jobs. Plans to expand NETPark in Sedgefield, County Durham, have been given the go ahead by the Council’s...

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Sci-Tech Daresbury strikes gold with perfect 10 partners

Sci-Tech Daresbury strikes gold with perfect 10 partners

Sci-Tech Daresbury has named ten strategic organisations that will offer first class business support, expertise and services for its high-tech SMEs in the coming 12 months. Grant Thornton, IBM, Konsileo, Marks & Clerk, Michael Page, RTC North, Slater Heelis and...

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Discovery Park names first Reactor Programme winners

Discovery Park names first Reactor Programme winners

Discovery Park has named the successful applicants that will take part in its first ever Reactor programme, designed to supercharge life sciences firms’ potential to scale.  Ten companies will each benefit from eight weeks of high-level mentoring and coaching worth...

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100 jobs created as Covid-19 testing lab opens

100 jobs created as Covid-19 testing lab opens

A state-of-the-art former Lighthouse Lab at the Charnwood Campus was officially opened by Jane Hunt MP having been acquired by the global whole genome sequencing company, Dante Labs. The Charnwood lab is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and will deliver...

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