CWIC 2018 Early Bird Ending Soon

Book your place at CWIC 2018 before the early bird ends on Monday 9 April and save £££!


News and updates from our global community

Show filters

  • Government funding creates opportunity for innovation in food and feed processing

    John Deere's Manager of Technology Innovation Strategy to explain at Agri-Tech East event how to work with funders.

    added by Holdsworth Associates 2 min Read
  • CCS 60GHz mmWave Metnet delivering 5G wireless backhaul for UK government’s £5M Smart Tourism project

    Successful bid by West of England Combined Authority consortium will see superfast 5G wireless services deployed across Bristol and Bath

    added by CCS 3 min Read
  • Presenting your offering

    Offerings to gods have been a part of human history for as far back as you care to go. Brand offerings to consumers, not so much. But in recent years, as new technologies and shifting audience demands disrupt the standard pillars of industry, evolving and clarifying your offering to key markets has undoubtedly become more and more important.

    added by KISS Communications 4 min Read
  • Aseptika and Zenzium Win Innovate UK funding to build Artificial Intelligence (AI) into Apps and Medical Wearables

    Aseptika and Zenzium, Ltd., have been awarded a grant from the UK’s innovation agency to develop a new home-based early warning system for people with severe respiratory disease.

    added by Aseptika (Activ8rlives) 3 min Read
  • CALL FOR ICT RESEARCHERS, POST-DOCS, SMEs and START-UPS: Apply for fully funded, market-driven R&D strategy innovation programme

    Are you a researcher wanting to exploit your ICT research results and have you considered them as a spin-off, patent or licence? Are you a MERLIN project, funded by the European Union under the Horizon 2020 programme? Are you an ICT start-up looking to bring a new idea or process to market?

    added by St John's Innovation Centre 1 min Read
  • Looking to disrupt healthcare? Enter the MedImmune Digital Health Challenge

    Have you developed - or are you looking to create - a healthcare solution based on digital technology? If so, you stand the chance of winning £20,000 and mentoring opportunities from MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • 5G Testbed Funding Recipients Announced

    The government has announced six recipients of a total £25 million grant that will pave the way for the future of 5G in the UK.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 7 min Read
  • Nicky Shepard joins award winning agency, Cofinitive, as it experiences exponential growth

    Nicky Shepard, local business woman, brings marketing, events, PR, and public engagement experience to the team at Cofinitive.

    added by Cofinitive 1 min Read
  • TETRA CSR-DMT 380 / CSR-DMT 410 Channel Selective Digital Repeaters

    New TETRA CSR-DMT 380 / CSR-DMT 410 Channel Selective Digital Repeaters

    added by antennaPRO 1 min Read
  • Watermill Accounting to host FREE workshop: Accounting and Finance for Entrepreneurs

    Small businesses and startups are invited to a FREE workshop that Watermill Accounting is hosting from 10 - 12.00 on 28th March. The workshop - Accounting and Finance for Entrepreneurs will bring companies up to speed with the latest accounting information enabling them to maximise their revenue.

    added by Watermill Accounting 1 min Read
  • Taste the Future of Computing!

    We’re looking for participants to take part in research that uses 3D printed food to create Edible Interfaces with computers.

    added by Dovetailed 1 min Read
  • Unlocking the secrets of R&D in IT

    Due to the accelerated rate of change in the IT sector, it can be hard to pinpoint what qualifies for R&D Tax Credits and what doesn't. Find out if you could claim.

    added by The MPA Group 3 min Read
  • Secure by Design

    Manufacturers of 'smart' devices will be expected to build-in tough new security measures that last the lifetime of the product.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 1 min Read
  • Don’t miss the Two Counties Business Exhibition next week!

    The countdown is on for next week’s Two Counties Business Exhibition at Newmarket Racecourse on Wednesday 14 March.

    added by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce 1 min Read
  • GDPR and a framework for the future

    To kick things off, a confession: when I first heard of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), the new rules that will change how businesses handle personal data when they come into force on the 25th May, my initial reaction was cynicism.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Recruitment Gateway team ramps up for May Jobs Fair after science event success

    Following the success of Cambridge Network's specialist Science Recruitment event last week, its team is gearing up for the next initiative – a general Jobs Fair to be held at Eddington, Cambridge, on Friday 4th May 2018.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • Team Consulting develops innovative haemostat spray device which can’t cause embolisms

    Medical device developer Team Consulting has created Convesaid, a ground-breaking haemostat spray device that eliminates the risk of air embolism when delivering powder haemostats during surgery.

    added by Team Consulting 2 min Read
  • Hunkvertising

    When we talk about objectification, many people might assume that it’s a reference to women. But male objectification is just as important a subject for the gender equality debate, especially since it has increased within advertising.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • Cofinitive captures the essence of #ConsultingRepurposed with CAP

    Cambridge Advisory Partners (CAP) has been taking business consulting by storm, challenging the status quo, and they needed their branding and image to match. Fuelled by the passionate “pants on fire” effect that Cofinitive looks for in its clients, it was a natural fit for these two game-changing organisations to collaborate.

    added by Cofinitive 1 min Read
  • Creating ‘one–voice’ for Camrosh

    Camrosh, the strategy consultancy enabling businesses to innovate and grow by taking informed action, has helped many companies from its position at the forefront of innovation and technology. While they recognised their need to review messaging, Camrosh knew it could turn to Cofinitive as a trusted business partner to take care of both the messaging and execution. So they could continue focussing on what they do best, supporting businesses in the face of uncertainty and allowing them to thrive.

    added by Cofinitive 2 min Read
  • 5 mins with Peter Whale

    In November 2017 we launched our annual technology conference - CWIC 2018 which is taking place on July 4th at Hinxton Genome Campus in Cambridgeshire. This years theme is ‘Beyond the Hype’ and the conference will be celebrating its 10th year so it’s a major milestone for the organising committee.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 3 min Read
  • Keep up-to-date with IM News by clicking the URL

    added by Innovation Martlesham 1 min Read
  • Future of Financial Data - 22/01/18

    Thursday night saw a fantastically well received ‘Future of Financial Data’ event jointly hosted by Mills & Reeve and Cambridge Wireless at the Bradfield Centre on the Cambridge Science Park.

    added by Mills & Reeve LLP 2 min Read
  • Can you help solve the big challenges of our time?

    Innovate UK, on behalf of UK Research and Innovation, is inviting proposals to decide which future challenges will get support through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

    1 min Read
  • Innovative technology and engineering specialists, TTP Group, inspire Year 12s to consider careers in STEM

    On the 28th of February, Year 12 students from Hills Road Sixth Form College, Long Road Sixth Form College and Comberton Sixth Form were invited to apply for an activity day with TTP Group, a Founding Partner of Cambridge LaunchPad.

    3 min Read
  • The Big Picture

    It’s an overused cliché, but a picture does tell a thousand words. So for the creative industries, great images are the lifeblood of much of our work, and will often determine the success, or failure, of a project.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • Challenging the Business Consultancy Status Quo

    New Cambridge-based Advisory firm brings decades of Big 4 Experience to contribute to CW membership business and strategy development

    added by Cambridge Advisory Partners 2 min Read
  • A call for action from the Chamber to #PressforProgress

    Join Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce to celebrate International Women’s Day at Peterborough Cathedral on Thursday 8 March.

    added by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce 1 min Read
  • Accelerator Programme Manager helps start-ups make an impact

    Allia are delighted to announce that Emma Mee has joined the organisation in the new position of Accelerator Programme Manager. Emma will be searching for the region’s impact entrepreneurs and will be supporting them through Allia’s sought after Serious Impact programme. Emma is based at Allia’s Future Business Centre in Cambridge and will be supporting entrepreneurs who are looking to make a positive impact.

    added by Allia 2 min Read
  • Cambridge wins £3.2million to develop one of the first autonomous shuttle services in the UK

    Cambridge is on track to be the first city in the UK to have a ground-breaking autonomous shuttle service as part of its public transport network, after a successful bid for £3.2milllion of Government funding to develop trial vehicles.

    added by Connecting Cambridgeshire 5 min Read
  • CW Unplugged: FemTech

    CW Unplugged is a programme of Tech-for-Good initiatives designed especially for CW’s younger members. We kicked off the series on 23 February 2018 with an event on FemTech, sponsored by Arm.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 5 min Read
  • O2 to launch 5G test bed at The O2

    Test network will be available for visitors to enjoy at least two years ahead of expected 5G rollout in Britain.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 4 min Read
  • How Facebook really knows what you want

    User data is set to be one of the hottest topics of discussion among marketers in 2018, as the industry continues to utilise it for effective targeting and engages with developments like GDPR. And aside from the statistics, you can tell just how powerful user data has become from some of the anecdotes that have emerged online.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • New opportunities in the circular economy

    A hot topic with plenty to offer businesses looking for funding and businesses to partner with.

    added by Enterprise Europe Network 2 min Read
  • AI in telecommunications set to secure the ‘Augmented Human’

    Cambridge Consultants today launches a new report, stating that the telecommunications sector will be an Artificial Intelligence (AI) pioneer, as many features of 5G networks and IoT networks will depend on AI techniques to reach their maximum potential.

    added by Cambridge Consultants 2 min Read
  • It’s time to talk about men’s mental health - "No man left behind"

    On February 24th Allia will bring together a group of 20 men at its Future Business Centre on Norfolk Street to identify solutions for encouraging men to talk more openly about their mental health.

    added by Allia 2 min Read
  • CCS launches Metnet 12Gbps 60GHz mmWave system

    Cambridge Communication Systems (CCS) Limited today launches its Metnet 12Gbps unlicensed 60GHz mmWave access and backhaul solution. The ultra-high capacity 12Gbps multipoint system is the first element in CCS’s new software-defined Mesh network architecture, with multiple Metnet 60GHz nodes operating as a centrally managed SDN-capable networking switch.

    added by CCS 2 min Read
  • The Importance Of Preparation For A Job Interview

    The Importance Of Preparation For A Job Interview

    added by Amazing Prospects 3 min Read
  • Amazon encourages next generation of techies with Cambridge LaunchPad

    On the 20th of February, Year 12 students from colleges across Cambridgeshire attended the first Cambridge LaunchPad Scholars’ event of 2018, which is managed by Form the Future CIC. Students travelled to the Amazon Development Centre at One Station Square, where they were introduced to the coding language Python and learnt how to build an Alexa skill.

    added by Form the Future CIC 2 min Read
  • Celebrating 3 years of Camrosh: Dealing with complexity so you don’t have to

    At Camrosh we’re at the forefront of innovation and technology and it’s been our role for the last three years to give businesses, in any stage of development, the insights and confidence to thrive in the face of uncertainty.

    added by Camrosh 2 min Read
  • Find out how to achieve outstanding publicity for your company Where? Two Counties Business Exhibition at Newmarket

    Creating powerful content will be the focus of next month’s Two Counties Business Exhibition at Newmarket Racecourse with informative seminars from Google Digital Garage and Spirus Marketing.

    added by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce 2 min Read
  • Improving Emergency Response Times at 22 South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Sites

    GPS repeater system improves emergency response time by ensuring full GPS coverage inside Fire & Rescue sites

    added by Chronos Technology 2 min Read
  • Cambridge: Billion Pound Scale-up Challenge - Guest blog by Pradeep Debata

    What's the challenge of building a billion pound firm in Cambridge. Three veterans Suranga Chandratillake, (a partner at the $2.6 billion VC Balderton Capital with first-hand C-level experience of taking a start-up through to IPO), Martina King, (a former MD at Yahoo and CEO of Feature Space) and Monika Biddulph, (a VP at ARM) joined the panel at the to address the question at the Bradfield centre on February 1, 2018.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 3 min Read
  • What does Brexit mean for the media and entertainment sector?

    Much has been written regarding Brexit, and the impact this will have on some of our leading industries, including retail, farming, automotive and finance. But what does it mean for our creative sector, particularly media and entertainment? This is something I feel has received comparatively little public attention from politicians and press during the early stages of Brexit.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • How machine learning is helping farmers manage the unpredictable

    Could machine learning reduce the impact of a disastrous harvest? Speakers at a forthcoming Agri-Tech East meeting provide their perspectives.

    added by Holdsworth Associates 3 min Read
  • The importance of the Circular Economy – why we should all be interested

    Economic growth, while desirable, tends to be linked to consumption, yet consumption cannot continue indefinitely at the expense of the earth’s resources. But there is a movement, ‘the Circular Economy’ which encourages large and small businesses, organisations and individuals to look at all their processes and habits to minimise consumption and waste.

    added by Cambridge Network 2 min Read
  • CommAgility LTE systems chosen by Lockheed Martin for satcom project

    Integrated small cell PHY software and processing/RF hardware

    added by CommAgility 3 min Read
  • Discourse, debate and disagreement: how to work in 2018

    Perhaps one of the biggest conversations of 2017 was about conversation itself. What was allowed to be spoken and where? Who could speak about which topics? People came forward having previously felt unable to speak up, while others felt silenced and marginalised. No-platforming seemed to become the biggest platform of all.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Three reasons transparency is vital: anger, villages and tomatoes

    From Triodos Bank to Abel and Cole’s organic food, some brands have made their values clear and made transparency a priority. At KISS, we would argue it’s worked for them. I also believe it’s time for all brands to up their game or get caught out.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • We’re all Fontaholics

    Before I start droning on about the power of fonts and how they influence the way we see words, let’s get one thing clear: a font is not a typeface. A font is a family of typefaces with similar characteristics, whilst a typeface is just a single member of that family. If that helps.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • Porn Star Martini or a Prosecco?

    On a recent work social, I spotted a colleague supping a delectable looking cocktail…accompanied by a shot of Prosecco. Too tempting to resist. On further investigation (to use the technical term: sampling) I discovered this delight was called a Porn Star Martini.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • Why I’m not going on a diet

    We’re almost at the end of January, and I haven’t yet broken a New Year’s resolution. I’ve eaten the occasional biscuit and leftover Quality Street, and definitely enjoyed some good red wine. But I have nothing to feel guilty about.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Sue Cartwright joins as Account Director at KISS

    KISS has continued to expand its senior management experience with the appointment of Sue Cartwright as Account Director. Sue joined the team in November to manage various new business wins.

    added by KISS Communications 1 min Read
  • How living your brand values can turn a lead into gold

    Values. Look at any major brand from any industry, be it Google or Airbnb, Coca-Cola or Starbucks, and you’ll see that they have a set of them. The importance of these values in terms of building relationships with consumers is clear – as Howard Schultz, the Starbucks CEO, said: “If people believe they share values with a company, they will stay loyal to the brand.”

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • New web design and development project for global life science leaders

    Onespacemedia has launched a new project for TTP Labtech - global leaders in the design and development of automated instrumentation and consumables for life science applications.

    added by Onespacemedia 1 min Read
  • Team Consulting appoints joint heads of project management for medical device development

    Medical device developer Team Consulting appoints new joint heads of project management - Dr Barry Brewster and Carl Warren.

    added by Team Consulting 1 min Read
  • 5 mins with Prof. David Crawford

    In November 2017 we launched our annual technology conference - CWIC 2018 which is taking place on July 4th at Hinxton Genome Campus in Cambridgeshire. This years theme is ‘Beyond the Hype’ and the conference will be celebrating its 10th year so it’s a major milestone for the organising committee.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 2 min Read
  • Breed Reply has launched its latest European-wide search for its next start-up investment

    Breed Reply, a leading active operational investor in early-stage internet of things (IoT) businesses, has today launched a new Europe-wide search for IoT investment opportunities.

    added by Breed Reply 1 min Read
  • How to Recruit the Best Technology Professionals

    How to Recruit the Best Technology Professionals

    added by Amazing Prospects 4 min Read
  • RN Electronics - Radio Equipment Directive testing

    Radio Equipment Directive becomes law in UK The Radio Equipment Regulations 2017 became UK law on 26 December 2017. RN Electronics can provide testing of your wireless product to ensure compliance with the regulations.

    added by RN Electronics 1 min Read
  • 5 mins with floor51

    floor51 joined the CW network in June 2017; they were one of the Central Working ‘originals’ who setup in the pop-up offices on the Cambridge Science Park in November 2016. We sit down with the team to delve a little deeper into the workings of this boutique software house.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 2 min Read
  • CommAgility LTE platform supports eNodeB and UE LTE-Advanced functionality

    CommAgility, today announced the CA-D8A4-RF4, a stand-alone hardware platform supporting eNodeB and UE configurations for LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) networks.

    added by CommAgility 3 min Read
  • Patent Box: What you need to know

    The Patent Box regime is a Corporation Tax relief, introduced in April 2013, which enables companies to pay a reduced rate of tax (10%) on profits generated from patented inventions. Our Senior Tax Specialist, Lisa Baum, explains more.

    added by The MPA Group 3 min Read
  • 9 Skills All JavaScript Developers Must Have on Their CV

    9 Skills All JavaScript Developers Must Have on Their CV

    added by Amazing Prospects 4 min Read
  • UK 5G Innovation Network - call for Advisory Board members

    The UK 5G Innovation Network is seeking applications from individuals to join its Advisory Board prior to its launch in March 2018.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 4 min Read
  • The Robot Takeover

    Stylist Magazine, for their 400th Issue which is a 'Special Collector’s Edition', shone a spotlight on Dovetailed’s 3d liquid food-printing robot, nūfood, as the “food of the future”.

    added by Dovetailed 1 min Read
  • ViewRanger pre-installed on new Land Rover Explore Outdoor Phone

    ViewRanger, the pioneer in outdoor GPS navigation and augmented reality, has announced a major new global partnership with Bullitt Group and its licensing partner, Land Rover.

    added by Augmentra 2 min Read
  • Presentation Skills course helps you overcome your fears

    If standing up to speak in front of an audience is your worst nightmare, consider learning how to overcome your fears at a course next week run by Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • An Intelligent Merchant City

    An Intelligent Merchant City is the ambition to build a new town, Fawley Waterside, from the ‘internet up’ as a global exemplar that has fully considered what is needed to create a successful and happy community.

    added by Fawley Waterside 2 min Read
  • Can you hack it? Best brains given 48 hours to feed the world

    Allia Serious Impact to host >sudo : grow hackathon in partnership with Agri-Tech East 7-8 April 2018

    added by Holdsworth Associates 2 min Read

Subscribe to the CW newsletter

Start typing and press enter or the magnifying glass to search