Discovering Start-Ups 2011– stimulating and enabling technology innovation

At the heart of this project is a competition for technology companies, with cash prizes for the best five pitching companies.


Discovering Start-Ups 2011 Winners Announced

DS11 Final WinnersDiscovering Start-Up 2011 Winners
Left to right: Joshua Wies, Advanced Balance Systems; Henry Nurser, Blu Wireless Technology; Neil Garner, Proxama; Soraya Jones, CEO of Cambridge Wireless; Kevin Coleman, managing director of Alliantus and Discovering Start-Ups Project Director; Stuart Arnott, Mindings; James Jardine, Qiqqa.

Short Overview

This programme is for:

  • Technology Start-ups
  • Small companies looking to take their business forward
  • Design or research groups in larger companies looking to exploit technology
  • Students or academics in education with a brilliant idea

If you need to raise money but don’t know where to go and what to ask for, meet people who can help. Need to enhance your presentation or pitching skills? Our training is well-respected. Could you use some extra cash or, perhaps more importantly, just want to get some good PR? Could it be that you need a link into the industry to move your business forward? This programme is for you.

Now in its second year, Discovering Start-Ups is an exciting programme of activities to help technology companies. Cambridge Wireless is providing master classes, workshops and support from its industry leaders. At the project's core is a competition with prizes for the best technology.

Our unique programme brings together industry expertise and genuine help for companies.

 Information for entrants

For more information on the overall project Click Here

Enter the competition - Click Here

Competition Terms and Conditions - Click Here

Information for sponsors and supporters

To be a supporter - find out more here

To discuss sponsorship opportunities - click here

Read the Discovering Start-Ups 2010 Report - Click here