Nuclear 2 Health – Tech Transfer Event

February 04, 2014 | Carl | no comments

Do you know how Velcro was invented? In 1948 George de Mestral went for a walk in the forest, he didn’t know at the time that this walk would lead to the invention of Velcro. It was only afterwards as he tried to remove tiny cockleburs from his clothing that the idea came upon him. […]

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MI Health Forum: Health Management & Clinical Innovation

May 29, 2013 | Carl | no comments

26th – 28th June 2013, Fira de Barcelona Finding different ways of providing better healthcare has never been more necessary. The growth and ageing of the population together with a restrictive economic climate call for a review of the current healthcare system structure to make it capable of offering better quality without an increase in […]

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Event: Understanding Greater Manchester’s Business Base

February 13, 2013 | Carl | no comments

Details below of New Economy’s event taking place on Wednesday 20 February 2013, 08.30-10.00 Understanding Greater Manchester’s Business Base: The Greater Manchester Business Survey Breakfast Briefing Dr Alexander Roy, head of research, New Economy Richard Jeffery, director of business growth, Business Growth Hub Baron Frankal, director of economic strategy, New Economy How are Greater Manchester’s […]

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Government Support for Business Innovation

January 25, 2013 | Carl | no comments

Find out how to grow your business at one of our free practical workshops for small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) with the appetite and potential to grow. Wednesday 13 February 2013 9:30 – 3:00 STFC Daresbury Laboratory, Lecture Theatre, Daresbury Science and Innovation Campus, Warrington, WA4 4AD With presentations from: HMRC R&D tax credits – […]

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Technology Strategy Board – Biomedical Catalyst

May 01, 2012 | Carl | no comments

The £180 million Biomedical Catalyst, announced by David Cameron in December 2011, will see the Medical Research Council and the Technology Strategy Board working together to provide responsive and effective support for the best life science opportunities arising in the UK. Support through the Biomedical Catalyst is available to UK businesses (SMEs) and academics looking […]

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