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  • Things Connected - Open Call for Watford

    Watford Borough Council is seeking cutting-edge startups and scaleups to help develop LPWAN-enabled solutions to solve challenges facing local authorities in the UK. Challenge winners will receive up to £20k investment to run a live trial.

    added by Digital Catapult 1 min Read
  • The Tech Nation Report 2018

    UK tech continues to expand at faster rate than wider economy according to Tech Nation Report 2018

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 3 min Read
  • 5 ways to build faster and better connectivity

    Dominic Birch, Solutions Director at Capita, explores the value of network connectivity in the public sector.

    added by Capita 3 min Read
  • Action needed to sustain growth in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

    We invite interested parties to comment on the interim report. Any responses, views and supplementary evidence should be submitted to the Commission at evidence@cpier.org.uk by 1700hrs on Friday 8th June. The key questions the commission poses can be found at www.cpier.org.uk/contribute/

    2 min Read
  • Kraydel's Head of Data discusses healthcare innovation

    In preparation for the Healthcare SIG's event on May 30, "Healthcare technology – a crystal ball into what is in our future", CW interviews Amer Fasihi, Head of Data at Kraydel.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 2 min Read
  • How to make your discovery scientists twice as productive

    Discovery scientists waste 50% of their time on preparing omics data – but not for much longer. Genestack has responded to this frustration with two new modules for its biodata platform. CEO Misha Kapushesky is to talk about how a modular approach can overcome the obstacles at Bio-IT World Conference and Expo 2018.

    added by Holdsworth Associates 3 min Read
  • Lost Words

    Inspirational campaign uses lost words to inspire children with the wonders of nature:

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • CW partners with SMMT to deliver the Future Mobility Challenge

    Five of the world’s biggest automotive brands, BMW, Jaguar Land Rover, Bosch, Ford and Toyota, have partnered with SMMT and CW to challenge ambitious start-ups and SMEs to devise innovative solutions to seven key mobility challenges. Technology innovators are encouraged to submit leading-edge ideas that address these challenges.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 1 min Read
  • Linking data for smarter agrifood value chains

    Agrimetrics to launch breakthrough products to enable sustainable production at its 'Winning with Data' conference taking place in London’s Docklands on 17 May.

    added by Holdsworth Associates 2 min Read
  • Bob Driver to step down as CEO of CW

    Bob Driver, CEO of CW (Cambridge Wireless), today announces he is to step down from the helm of the technology membership organisation. He will continue to lead the company while his successor is being sought, he remains a Director on the CW Board, and will also continue to steward the new national 5G innovation network - UK5G - on behalf of CW.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 2 min Read
  • Mentoring mantra, why it’s so important for start-ups…

    Cambridge, 9th May 2018: Founded by Peter and Alan Cowley, The Invested Investor is a publishing project aiming to increase the success rate for entrepreneurs and early investors. They aim to achieve this by sharing the journeys of founders and investors, learning from their success and failure. The latest two podcasts focus on two leading female figures in Cambridge: Dr Anne Dobree, the sharp commercial Head of Seed Funds at Cambridge Enterprise; and Fiona Nielsen, the CEO of the reputable genomic data sharing company Repositive.

    added by Invested Investor 2 min Read
  • Cofinitive announces campaign to shine spotlight on the Ones to Watch across Cambridgeshire

    A One to Watch could be a significant advancement in an existing field, or the start of something entirely new. In every case, they need to be full of potential that people should stand up and pay attention to - whether that be an individual, a business, a product - and just about anything you can think of that is driving innovation in our region.

    added by Cofinitive 1 min Read
  • Exercise embedded as part of standard cancer care in Australia (COSA)

    Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA Council) outlined three major recommendations for standard cancer care.

    added by Aseptika (Activ8rlives) 1 min Read
  • Does IP have a shelf life?

    As subversive ideas go, surely questioning the efficiency of IP is about as revolutionary as questioning the very fabric of the Universe itself.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 2 min Read
  • Women 4 Technology celebrates 10 years by highlighting the impact of diversity in shaping the future of Artificial Intelligence

    Women 4 Technology, the peer-to-peer forum for commercial leaders in technology and life sciences celebrates 10 years since its launch in Cambridge, with an event exploring a highly topical issue. 

    added by Bailey Fisher Executive Search 4 min Read
  • Covnetics Limited welcomes new starter

    Covnetics Limited welcomes new starter Karapillai Muraleetharan (“Muralee”) into a successful full time FPGA design services role

    added by Covnetics 1 min Read
  • Just a few of our favourite campaigns so far in 2018

    From ‘The Plastic Ocean’ to Lacoste’s ‘Save Our Species’. Check out our favourite campaigns of 2018 so far:

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • GeoSpock launches unique location intelligence platform

    GeoSpock® – the extreme-scale, data integration company that provides analytics, builds insight, and enables predictions across space and time – today announced the launch of its Location Intelligence as a Service (LlaaS) Product Showcase.

    added by GeoSpock 2 min Read
  • Productivity drops in May in the advent of 24 days of email mayhem – hello GDPR

    At Cofinitive we believe in straight talking and saying things as they are, and there is no doubt the Regulations (GDPR) is the biggest change in data protection laws and marketing in 20 years, so here we go.

    added by Cofinitive 1 min Read
  • Acquisition paves the way for next generation of recruitment

    Sam Sales, the entrepreneur behind the leading HR firm call hr, has acquired the Cambridge based recruitment consultancy, Whitehill Pelham (incorporating talentdesk).

    added by Call HR 1 min Read
  • Sexism, racism, genderism, ageism? There’s been an emoji for everything.

    Our Executive Creative Director takes a look at the brief history of our mobile emotional crutches.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Engaging with public art through sound

    We are creating a sound installation for a public art event on 5th May with Harry Gray (harrygray.co.uk) at Homerton Gardens Cambridge - come and soundscape with us! #SoundsGoodHomerton

    added by Dovetailed 1 min Read
  • Phishernen and Phisherwmen needed for study

    How do you decide that the email you just read isn’t fake? Are you receiving your emails through Outlook or Office 365?

    added by Dovetailed 1 min Read
  • CW Unplugged: Tech for Autism

    This month’s CW Unplugged event brought together end-users, academics and young Cambridge entrepreneurs to debate key challenges in the progression of autism technology from academia into a mainstream field.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 5 min Read
  • New DMM and DAQ Simplify & Enhance Test Setup, Measurement Execution & Analysis

    Tektronix Delivers Touchscreen Productivity, More Measurement Functions, More Sensitivity and More Connectivity in New Keithley DMM6500 6 ½-digit DMM and DAQ6510 Data Acquisition and Logging Multimeter System.

    added by Tektronix UK 4 min Read
  • Business lecture explores 'Innovation in Education'

    The next Cambridge Network business lecture next Tuesday (1st May) explores 'Innovation in Education' - looking at how the fast-moving world of technology can provide resources and virtual environments to enable teachers and trainers to motivate and engage with their students.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • Job Fair next week offers a world of opportunity

    Cambridge Network's Job Fair next week - on the afternoon of Friday 4th May - promises jobseekers a huge variety of opportunity to connect with leading local employers.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • World’s smartest car park is self-taught and costs next to nothing

    Deep learning is moving out of research and into real-life projects, as we unveil the world’s smartest car park. ‘Goldeneye’ has taught itself to recognise cars and how they appear in spaces.

    added by Cambridge Consultants 2 min Read
  • Unveiling the world’s lowest power voice detection

    Breakthrough innovation specialists Cambridge Consultants today reveal “Ecoutez”, the world's lowest power, flexible IP block for accelerating Voice Activity Detection (VAD) processing.

    added by Cambridge Consultants 2 min Read
  • Marketing and rowing

    Rowing is a great metaphor for the work of marketing – so what can we learn from rowers?

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Mental Health Research

    Are you able to help us improve tools for assessing mental health?

    added by Dovetailed 1 min Read
  • La Playa urges Cambridge firms to bolster their Cyber Insurance against new GDPR risks

    With D-Day for GDPR enforcement less than six weeks away, La Playa's Science & Technology practice director Hanna Beaumont warns innovative and disruptive businesses that now's the time to identify your increased risks and overhaul your Cyber Liability Insurance.

    added by La Playa 1 min Read
  • Is Your Recruitment Agency Providing Good Value for Money?

    Is Your Recruitment Agency Providing Good Value for Money?

    added by Amazing Prospects 2 min Read
  • Cinema advertising: how brands can cut through the clutter

    As the old saying goes, timing is everything. This is especially true with marketing, but rarely are there opportunities for brands to have access to a consumer’s undivided attention.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • Inclusivity Starts at Home

    CW is promoting diversity across all its activities. To help make this happen we’re offering a 3 for 2 deal on CWIC 2018 tickets to enable regular attendees to bring an up-and-coming colleague along for free so that junior technology professionals can benefit from networking and knowledge-sharing that they otherwise might not be able to access.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 1 min Read
  • CCS Metnet Self-Organising Microwave Backhaul Powers 4G Small Cell Network in City of London

    The first phase of deployment is now complete and the live small cell network is delivering high-speed, 4G wireless coverage and capacity to businesses, residents and visitors in London’s iconic global finance hub.

    added by CCS 3 min Read
  • Codeplay Software to Receive Investment to Enable Safe AI for Automotive

    Foresight has committed £2.1M ($3M) into Edinburgh based software company, Codeplay, to grow its world-leading team with safety specialist engineers needed for safe and reliable artificial intelligence in automotive systems. 

    added by Codeplay Software 5 min Read
  • Should brands ditch Facebook? Discussing the pros and cons for businesses

    With Facebook on the news radar on a weekly basis, and the Cambridge Analytica scandal, it has really made me ask the question: “Can we trust Facebook with our information and relationships?”.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • ‘Networked for learning’: Cambridge prepares for Learning at Work Week

    Leading Cambridge companies are joining with Cambridge Network’s Learning Collaboration to ramp up training activities to support Learning at Work Week.

    added by Cambridge Network 2 min Read
  • Battlefield Technology Finds Its Place in The Board Room

    CRFS’s new RFeye Guard delivers peace of mind against sophisticated in-building surveillance threats

    added by CRFS 2 min Read
  • Changes in the Digital Single Market creates opportunities for SMEs

    The opportunity within the digital single market is great for SMEs, particularly with GDPR coming into force.

    added by Enterprise Europe Network 2 min Read
  • New ProFIN multiband antenna VHF, UHF, 2G, 3G, 4G, WiFi and Navigation bands.

    ProFin G1 & ProFin G2 Multi-Function Low Profile Vehicle Antenna, New! VHF, UHF, 2G, 3G, 4G, WiFi and Navigation bands,

    added by antennaPRO 1 min Read
  • Why successful Invested Investor Simon Blakey feels he is sometimes a relationship therapist!

    Serial investor Blakey shares his first rate tips from two decades of Angel Investing!

    added by Invested Investor 1 min Read
  • So, can the UK secure first mover advantage in 5G?

    On Thursday 12 April the first ever CW Talks was hosted at Queens' College, Cambridge, and featured Mischa Dohler and Tony Milbourn stimulating debate on the subject of "Can the UK secure first mover advantage in 5G?"

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 6 min Read
  • Pitchfest is back: CALL FOR innovative companies looking to raise between £100k–£1m

    St John’s Innovation Centre is delighted to announce the return of Pitchfest for 2018.

    added by St John's Innovation Centre 1 min Read
  • Antenova is shipping new, high performing 3G,4G/LTE antennas for the smallest PCBs

    Antenova Ltd, manufacturer of antennas and RF antenna modules, is now shipping its two newest antennas: Integra and Inversa. These new chip antennas are designed specifically to perform in 3G and 4G diversity applications with very small PCBs.

    added by Antenova M2M 1 min Read
  • Create Fast Growing Ventures: LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER - FREE LEAN STARTUP Workshop

    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 an ICT start-up looking to bring a new idea or process to market?

    added by St John's Innovation Centre 1 min Read
  • BBC Click 5G Special

    CW Board Member, Mischa Dohler, features in a recent BBC Click special on 5G technology

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 1 min Read
  • Job Fair offers a world of opportunity

    Cambridge Network's next Job Fair on the afternoon of Friday 4th May promises jobseekers a huge variety of opportunity to connect with leading local employers.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • Abducted by aliens

    You’d think that in the overall scheme of things, the threat of abduction by aliens would be towards the lower end of a CEO’s concerns. But being prepared for the possibility is always at the back of my mind. Not because I’m an obsessive X-Files fan, or have been spotting flying saucers over my garden, but because being prepared for it helps to optimise the customer experience we provide, which builds businesses and keeps clients happy.

    added by KISS Communications 2 min Read
  • Business lecture explores 'Innovation in Education'

    The next Cambridge Network business lecture on Tuesday 1st May explores 'Innovation in Education' - looking at how the fast-moving world of technology can provide resources and virtual environments to enable teachers and trainers to motivate and engage with their students.

    added by Cambridge Network 1 min Read
  • Allia Serious Impact: Cambridge’s Impact Accelerator seeks start-ups

    Start-ups are being invited to apply for the next cohort of Cambridge’s Impact Accelerator.

    added by Allia 2 min Read
  • The United Kingdom to Detroit: The Global Business Accelerator Programme

    The Autonomous Vehicle (AV) industry is thriving and projected to be worth £28bn in the UK alone by 2035.

    added by Enterprise Europe Network 2 min Read
  • Navigating edu tech - why universities need to up their game

    My boss would probably prefer not to know this, but I was a bad student for most of my life. This was because I was very disengaged by the traditional, ‘teacher lectures and the student takes notes’ format. Fortunately for all concerned this changed when I attended university as it offered a more compelling learning environment.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Companies given the opportunity to understand the challenges to successfully enter the US market with confidence

    Exporters will be turning their attention to the US market at a special event taking place in Cambridge this month.

    added by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce 1 min Read
  • BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS BETWEEN PATIENTS AND PHARMACIES

    INVESTED INVESTOR’S INTERVIEW WITH QUINTUS LIU, FOUNDER OF HEALTHERA - The Cambridge student who became an entrepreneur and was successful in raising investments. Liu shares his war stories with Peter Cowley, the serial entrepreneur and investor.

    added by Invested Investor 2 min Read
  • Leading tech giants Schlumberger open their doors to Year 5 students for Cambridge Launchpad activity day

    60 Year 5 students from King’s Hedges Primary School were given the exciting opportunity to visit Schlumberger for an activity day with Cambridge LaunchPad.

    added by Form the Future CIC 2 min Read
  • PR analytics: don’t be a dinosaur!

    I recently attended an event discussing best practice in PR measurement and evaluation and, whilst most PR professionals will (I hope) be implementing these principles already, it gave me some valuable insight on measurement that’s fit for the future, and how some of the largest institutes in the UK implement their evaluation strategy.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • Networked for Learning: discover all about Learning at Work Week

    Cambridge Network is seeking your help to put Cambridge on the 'Learning at Work Week' map. The theme in 2018 for this annual event is ‘Networked for Learning’ - find out more at a lunchtime event on Tuesday 10 April.

    added by Cambridge Network 2 min Read
  • CW Board Elections

    Spring time means elections for CW. As you are probably aware Cambridge Wireless Ltd is effectively owned by its Members who elect the governing Board responsible for the organisations' strategic direction. Each spring we carry out an election process for any board positions that are expiring.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 1 min Read
  • Year 6 students get creative with revolutionary new technology at Microsoft

    Microsoft Research hosted a computing discovery day for Year 6 students from Abbey Meadows Primary School as part of Cambridge LaunchPad, a STEM outreach programme managed by Form the Future CIC.

    added by Form the Future CIC 1 min Read
  • Chamber launches Global Awards 2018

    Global Awards 2018 have been launched by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce to recognise success in international markets.

    added by Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce 1 min Read
  • Tektronix Expands 4K/HDR/WCG Support to Simplify Work in Live and Post-Production Applications

    WFM5200, WFM8300 and PRISM Now Provide Support for More Standards and Use Cases

    added by Tektronix UK 3 min Read
  • Domino imprint on young minds to inspire them with science and technology

    Year 4 students from Bar Hill Primary School had the exciting opportunity to visit their neighbours Domino Printing for a STEM outreach day with Cambridge LaunchPad. The programme, which is managed by Form the Future CIC aims to get young people passionate about STEM subjects.

    added by Form the Future CIC 1 min Read
  • Crisis and reputation - What can Facebook and Oxfam teach your business?

    With Facebook dealing with its biggest crisis to date and with the recent Oxfam crisis, the events of the past few weeks are a timely reminder of how quickly any organisation’s reputation can go downhill, perhaps forever, with massive financial and people consequences.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • UK5G Launched

    UK5G launches today to support the development of the UK as a global leader in the development and adoption of 5G.

    added by CW (Cambridge Wireless) 4 min Read
  • Marshall ADG sparks passion for engineering in hundreds of students for Cambridge LaunchPad

    21-22 March 2018 – Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group opened their hangar doors to host Cambridge LaunchPad activity days for 250 Year 4 students from schools across Cambridgeshire. The 8-9 year olds from Abbey Meadows, Fen Ditton, Fulbourn, King’s Hedges and St Faith’s Schools were each treated to a fun-packed day full of exciting hands-on activities and a site tour where they were able to explore a C-130 Hercules, an in-use aircraft maintenance facility and the airport fire station.

    added by Form the Future CIC 2 min Read
  • Can blockchain support frictionless trade in agri-food?

    ‘Trust, Provenance and Blockchain’ is the subject of Agri-Tech East event on 24 April 2018.

    added by Holdsworth Associates 2 min Read
  • ‘Toxic masculinity’ and other opportunities

    At a Most Contagious event in London towards the end of last year, there was much talk about ‘toxic masculinity’ and the roles brands play in influencing attitudes to masculinity and gender. It’s an emotive topic, and one that some brands have latched on to in clever ways, turning contentious issues into opportunities.

    added by KISS Communications 3 min Read
  • CCS 26GHz mmWave Metnet system delivers 5G wireless backhaul for 5GUK testbed

    University of Bristol leveraging Metnet to deploy 5G capability in Phase I testbed; solution demonstrated at world’s first public 5G showcase in Bristol

    added by CCS 3 min Read

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