Pitch@Palace On Tour to visit SETsquared Bristol

19thAug 2015

Tech start-ups in Southern England have the opportunity to apply to showcase their businesses in Bristol.

SETsquared, the partnership between the universities of Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton and Surrey, has collaborated with The Duke of York’s Pitch@Palace initiative since its formation and will host a ‘venture pitch and selection’ event at SETquared’s Engine Shed on 14 September.

Pioneering web solution awarded major funding

19thAug 2015

BluPoint, a spin-out company from Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton, has been awarded £0.5m to launch its "pop-up" local-web technology. The award has been made under the ICURe Innovation-to-Commercialisation programme, piloted by the SETsquared Partnership and funded by HEFCE and InnovateUK, the UK’s innovation agency.

SETsquared and UK Space Agency bring big data experts to entrepreneurs and start-ups in Bath

17thAug 2015

Entrepreneurs, start-ups and businesses from the West are being urged to learn about opportunities in ‘big data’ at a free networking event in Bath next month.

The event, called Next Tech Wave, is jointly held by SETsquared, Europe’s top university business incubator, and the UK Space Agency and will bring together some of the country’s leading space related big data SMEs to explore opportunities for start-ups developing new infrastructure, software and services.