Don’t struggle on your own – Need support to grow your Deep Tech business?

Support for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs - Access to leading University of Warwick resources and networks of mentors and inventors. The Deep Tech Innovation Centre (DTIC), part of the Warwick Innovation District, is focused on inspiring, educating and incubating the next generation of innovation founders. DTIC support aspirational entrepreneurs looking to build innovative businesses with…

The real challenges that the NHS needs businesses to solve

The West Midlands Health and Wellbeing Innovation Network (WMHWIN) have launched the Cohort 1 challenges. Cohort 1 of the West Midlands Health and Wellbeing Innovation Network will focus on finding businesses that solve five key challenge areas that have been defined by Challenge Owners within the University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire. Each Challenge Area could…

Five new local businesses gain support from Creative Futures Incubator

Cohort 3 announcement: Helping local business to thrive and adapt in these challenging times. The Creative Futures Incubator celebrates the strength and range of the region’s creative businesses, helping each start-up harness the wealth of opportunities available to them.Congratulations to the chosen five businesses, who will have 6 months free access to 1 Mill Street…

New Innovation Strategy sets out plans to cement the UK’s position as a world-leader in science, research and innovation.

New plans to boost private sector investment to put the UK at the front of the global innovation race have been set in a new Innovation Strategy launched by Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng. Long-term plan to boost private sector investment across the UK and create the right conditions for all businesses to turn world-leading science…

£100,000 funding to launch Health and Wellbeing Innovation Network to cultivate the next healthcare innovators

West Midlands Health and Wellbeing Innovation Network has been established by the University of Warwick in partnership with University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust and Bruntwood SciTech. £100,000 funding has been received from the West Midlands Combined Authority Innovation Programme, to support businesses entering or growing in healthcare, technology and wellbeing sectors. Any innovator,…

Warwick spinout NanoSyrinx raises £6.2m funding to develop it’s synthetic biology platform

NanoSyrinx, based at University of Warwick Science Park, Coventry, is an emerging biotechnology company developing a novel cell engineering system. Coventry, United Kingdom, 14th July 2021 – NanoSyrinx, a biotech company developing a new cell engineering tool for novel targeted therapeutic modalities, has raised a further £6.2m of seed financing, co-led by incoming Octopus Ventures…

Minerva Business Angels, one of the region’s top equity investors, makes significant contribution to regional economy.

A new report commissioned by Midlands Innovation universities has highlighted the contribution made by University of Warwick-based Minerva Business Angels to the region’s investment ecosystem. Investment Opportunities in the Midlands was compiled by Beauhurst, a platform that provides data on the UK's high-growth and innovative companies, to demonstrate the scale of the opportunity available for investors considering the Midlands region.…

Are you running a creative start-up or small business and looking for help to reach your goals?

Then Creative Futures is the place for YOU! As part of the University of Warwick's creative & digital incubator, you gain 6 months of tailored business support, coaching and desk space at 1millstreet, a dynamic and lively co-working space in Leamington Spa. If you're ready to fast-track your business, find out more and apply before 31st…

Warwick Innovation District joins 11 Universities to launch Impact Investment Fund – for social or environmental ventures.

Impact 12 to support social ventures created within 12 of the UK’s leading universities Twelve leading universities have joined forces to create an impact investment fund, Impact 12 (www.impact12.com), to support mission-led university ventures. The ten-year, multi-million-pound fund will support social ventures created within the twelve participating universities across the UK. The fund will support…

Creating your Marketing Strategy | Business Ready Webinar: 25th June, 9-11 am

Hosted by the business experts Business Ready, this webinar will show you how to harness your marketing investment and activities to power-up your growth strategy. Free Tickets Agenda The Process – putting together a marketing strategyWhat’s your exchange? Having a Marketing OrientationResearch based approach – what and how?Who are your customers? Let’s understand them better through Segmenting, Targeting and…

Deep Tech Innovation Centre Cohort 2 open for applications – Need business support?

Support for start-up businesses and entrepreneurs. Get access to leading University of Warwick resources and networks of mentors and inventors. The Deep Tech Innovation Centre, part of the Warwick Innovation District, is focused on inspiring, educating and incubating the next generation of innovation founders. We support aspirational entrepreneurs looking to build innovative businesses with a…

Esports Centre launches at Warwick: for game developers, gamers and investors.

Warwick - UK’s top Esports university - invests £275,000 in new Esports centre and seeks backers to bring skills, tourists, and new opportunities to Coventry and Warwickshire. The University of Warwick has announced that is investing £275,000 of its own earned income into establishing a new flexible Esports centre to be located at the heart…

Her Innovation Collective Online: Women who create, inspire, and lead – Summer Term 2021

Warwick Enterprise proudly presents: Her Innovation Collective Online, a community that connects students with professional women who create, inspire, and lead.  This term, the theme for the HIC Online programme is: Women Innovate. Hear from entrepreneurs and industry professionals who are representing women in innovation across sectors and workplaces. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to…

Warwick i2i Programme: Generating impact from your research – 15th, 17th, 22nd, 24th June 2021

The i2i programme is for researchers from any subject area whose research can be applied to science, technology or engineering, including life sciences and healthcare. Are you interested in Enhancing impact from your research?Exploring creative applications for your research?Refining your communication skills?Identifying markets and opportunities?Considering first steps towards commercialisation? Generating impact from your researchThese online…

Local Young Talent Festival / 1st – 30th May 2021

A new and exciting indie festival bringing small businesses and the creative community together. We are proud to share that two businesses from the first cohort of the Creative Futures Incubator have collaborated and secured funding from Warwickshire County Council. The Tech Challenge fund focusses on reinvigorating the high street and supporting retail, leisure and…