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concert

5 UK firms innovating in the events sector
posted on February 20, 2017

We take a look at the UK’s EventTech scene and assess major investments, innovations, disruptions and developments.

Innovation

How UK tech can compete on the global stage
posted on February 15, 2017

Angus Horner, director of science and innovation centre Harwell Campus, explores how UK tech innovation can continue to grow in the 21st century.

Startup & corporate

2017: New year, new opportunities for corporate innovation
posted on January 13, 2017

Tom Salmon, co-founder of corporate innovation firm The Bakery, outlines how corporates can learn from startups to innovate in 2017.

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Top tech stats: Tech in Manchester, post-Brexit innovation spending & more
posted on November 26, 2016

Beth Daniel brings your round up of some of the past week’s most interesting surveys, statistics and reports relevant to the UK tech industry.

Tech collaboration

Clusters are at the heart of the creative economy
posted on November 18, 2016

Charles Armstrong, social entrepreneur and founder of The Trampery, explores the importance of tech companies working in clusters.

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British Airways CEO: Corporate accelerators need the startups that don’t want them
posted on November 3, 2016

Alex Cruz, chief executive at British Airways, explores why corporate accelerators need to attract startups that don’t necessarily want them in order to maximise innovation.

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Brexit: The challenges and opportunities for UK FinTech
posted on October 26, 2016

Steve Gibson, CEO of Euclid Opportunities, looks at what Brexit will mean for the UK’s FinTech firms.

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Report: UK construction industry ripe for tech disruption
posted on October 19, 2016

Investing in technology is imperative if the construction industry is to meet the UK’s housing needs, according to a report.

open sourcing

Why open sourcing your software is a smart business decision
posted on August 3, 2016

Teemu Turunen, social responsibility lead at digital innovation consultancy Futurice, explores why open sourcing is a good business decision.

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The startup effect: Digital transformation in government
posted on July 31, 2016

Stephen Morgan, co-founder of Squiz, discusses how government bodies can learn from innovative startups. Earlier in the summer, Professor Vishanth Weerakkody from Brunel University released a paper criticising the government’s digital transformation efforts. A major issue, he points out, is that the government has an “obsession with websites” – what he means is: transferring services…

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Top tech stats: Startup and corporate co-innovation, mobile banking & more
posted on July 30, 2016

Welcome to your roundup of some of the past week’s most interesting surveys, statistics and reports relevant to those involved in the UK tech industry. This week, we have statistics relating to mobile banking, startup and corporate collaboration, digital skills, digital business transformation, and the results of a survey which looked into investors’ confidence in…

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Startup Weekly: EY blockchain challenge, Crowdfunder’s £2.4m funding boost & more
posted on July 22, 2016

Here’s your weekly round up of news about startup competitions, awards, co-working spaces, accelerators and any other exciting things happening in the UK tech sector. EY Startup blockchain challenge EY’s Startup Challenge is back with a focus on blockchain to find solutions for key industry challenges such as digital rights management and energy trading. The…

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The Midlands, Birmingham

Top tech hubs in the Midlands
posted 4 hours ago

global

Report: AI and IoT attracted almost half of InsurTech funding in 2016
posted 4 hours ago

cambridge

Tech in Cambridge: A successful hub with a marketing problem
posted 5 hours ago

LiveSmart

HealthTech startup LiveSmart closes £700,000 Seed
posted 11 hours ago

East of England

Top tech hubs in the East of England
posted on March 29, 2017

vidsy

Founders Factory graduate Vidsy lands £1.3m
posted on March 29, 2017