Manchester start-up brings virtual reality to football

Adam Dickinson, Tony Hartley-Denton, Gareth Thatcher of Mi Hiepa Scout and Murray Patt of Alexander Knight & Co

Manchester start-up brings virtual reality to football

Sports data business Mi-Hiepa Scout has launched virtual reality technology aimed at rehabilitating injured footballers and scouting new talent.

Tim Fell

Synthace CEO Tim Fell

Synthace is in good health as it raises £7.3m

The innovative biotech start-up has developed a language and software platform specifically for biology that lets researchers aim higher and achieve better results.

AppyParking's Dan Hubert

AppyParking's Dan Hubert

AppyParking raises £2.25m

The investment round sees Aviva Ventures and Breed Reply invest in the ward-winning parking and connected car start-up.

Making space accessible

Making space accessible

Firms with sights on satellites can now take off more easily, thanks to the In-Orbit Demonstration Programme, run by the Satellite Applications Catapult.

Are you one of Manchester’s most innovative firms?

Are you one of Manchester’s most innovative firms?

The ability to innovate is an essential lynchpin for growing businesses, and the brand new Greater Manchester Innovation 100, following hot on the heels of Venturefest 2017, will recognise those who are investing in innovation to create value in their firms.

The Emirates Stadium

The Emirates Stadium

Arsenal innovation lab opens for business

The football club is looking for innovative start-ups to join its Innovation Lab to help identify new technologies to drive the club forward.