Case Studies

Park businesses contribute to PPE call to action for Northants

Park businesses contribute to PPE call to action for Northants

The Silverstone Technology Cluster’s (STC) ‘COVID-19 Response Team’, assisted by businesses at Silverstone Park, has helped to source more than 50,000 items of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers across Northamptonshire during the coronavirus...

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Next stage of health innovation campus takes shape

Next stage of health innovation campus takes shape

Manchester’s world-class health innovation and precision medicine campus - a joint venture between Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT), the UK's largest NHS provider Trust, and Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP), took a step forward today as Citylabs...

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Antibodies found in llamas could neutralise Covid-19 virus

Antibodies found in llamas could neutralise Covid-19 virus

A team of UK researchers based at Harwell Campus and Oxford University have discovered that antibodies derived from llamas could neutralise the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Using advanced imaging with X-rays and electrons at the Harwell based Diamond Light Source and also Oxford...

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Innovation gives us good reason for optimism

Innovation gives us good reason for optimism

With experts predicting a 25-30% drop in economic output and British tech firms posting their worst performance since the financial crash of 2008, it’s easy to see why the future might appear particularly gloomy. There are however reasons for optimism. Recessions...

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£3 Million in Additional EU Funding Awarded to AberInnovation

£3 Million in Additional EU Funding Awarded to AberInnovation

The Welsh Government has today announced an additional £3 million in revenue funding for the Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus (AberInnovation). The EU funding will allow the Campus to develop a pipeline of collaborative research and development projects...

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Innovation and  the new office

Innovation and the new office

What role can innovation play in ensuring collaboration continues if we can’t be physically present?  And how might offices be used going forward? Tom Renn, Managing Director - Bruntwood SciTech Manchester looks at how workspaces may now evolve. I recently joined...

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CaSE and Wellcome report – Advocating for R&D Investment

CaSE and Wellcome report – Advocating for R&D Investment

CaSE (Campaign for Science and Engineering) and the Wellcome Trust have collaborated with Public First on a report looking at how the R&D community can best secure government investment over the next ten years. The UK stands at the start of a decade where...

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Office demand post Covid -19

Office demand post Covid -19

Now that lockdown measures are beginning to ease and the prospect of meeting up with friends and family in a restaurant or having a drink in a pub has arrived, businesses are planning for what a return to the workplace will look like. But as lockdown measures...

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Made Smarter reaches major milestone

Made Smarter reaches major milestone

Made Smarter, the movement helping SMEs join the Industry 4.0 revolution, has reached a major milestone having now funded more than 100 businesses. The North West technology adoption pilot is working with small and medium-sized manufacturers to help them introduce...

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