Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards 2018 winners announced

Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards 2018 winners announced

Technology for the construction industry offering ‘walk throughs’ of unbuilt houses; a novel method of recycling print toner powder for use across a range of applications; and a technique for new drug discovery are among the winners of The Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards 2018.

Business support to spark innovation

Members of Northumbria University's Creative Fuse North East project team

Business support to spark innovation

Small businesses from the North-East are being invited to take part in fully-funded creative workshops to gain a fresh perspective on opportunities and challenges, develop ideas for new products and services, and share experiences.

City Deal bolsters Pembrokeshire's future

Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns met with Port of Milford Haven's CEO Alec Don and Wavetricity's CEO Simon Gillett.

City Deal bolsters Pembrokeshire's future

Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns visited some of Pembrokeshire’s marine renewables firms to underline the importance of the UK Government’s City Deal to the region’s future.

Lawrence Jones

Lawrence Jones

Meet a man with his head in the cloud

Managed hosting and cloud specialists UKFast see themselves as industry-leading innovators, and a conduit to success for a host of other small businesses. CEO Lawrence Jones explains how.

Fuelling Growth in the Northern Powerhouse

Fuelling Growth in the Northern Powerhouse

The first bank in the UK opened in 1650, and whilst the basic principle of ‘keepers of cash’ still applies, they’ve innovated over centuries to be of significant value to business. Sean Williams, the head of regional customer banking for Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banking Group, explains to BQ’s Suzy Jackson what this looks like in 2018.

Rick Holland

Rick Holland

Innovate UK: the UK’s innovation agency

Innovate UK, which help businesses overcome obstacles to developing ideas, and technologies, sees potential for Greater Manchester to be even more active in innovation, writes Rick Holland.