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Women in Innovation: Q&A with Kathryn White

To celebrate International Women’s Day we chat to Kathryn White, Innovation Manager at the Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab at Exeter University about her role, women in Innovation,...
Susie Parker
Susie Parker
Business West
Posted on: 08.03.19
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Women in Innovation: Q&A with Karen Friendship

To celebrate International Women’s Day we caught up with a number of leading business women in the South West. We chat to Karen Friendship, MD of Alderman Tooling Ltd about her role, women in...
Susie Parker
Susie Parker
Business West
Posted on: 07.03.19
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Behind the scenes at UWE’s £16m University Enterprise Zone

Members from the Bristol and West of England Initiative had the opportunity to take a tour of the University of West of England Enterprise Zone (UEZ) recently. The pioneering space provides...
Henry Watson
Henry Watson
Posted on: 27.02.19
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Q&A with Warren East CBE - CEO of Rolls Royce
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UWE , in partnership with Business West, runs an annual lecture series that brings top business leaders to Bristol. We caught up with Warren East CBE, CEO of Rolls Royce, before he gave his address:...
Lynn Barlow
Lynn Barlow
Posted on: 11.02.19
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Innovate UK invites South West agri-tech businesses on visit to China

Innovate UK has just announced a great opportunity for ambitious, cutting edge agri-tech businesses in the South West. SME’s can apply to participate in a fully funded programme which includes an 8-...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 18.01.19
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How Design Thinking informs Product Innovation

In this guide for Business West, Chris Flynn of Flynn Product Design, talks us through what design thinking is and what it means for small growing businesses.
Chris Flynn
Chris Flynn
Flynn Product Design
Posted on: 17.12.18
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How To Take Risks As A Small Business

Business is built on a series of calculated risks. In order to grow, small businesses must acknowledge and accept a certain amount of risk if their aim is to become an established player in any...
John James
John James
Posted on: 28.11.18
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How West of England business is driving the UN Sustainable Development Goals

I was recently asked to present at the UN Sustainable Development Goals Roadshow in Bristol , which helps align business goals with the UN’s sustainable development goals adopted by the UK and the...
Jaya Chakrabarti MBE
Jaya Chakrabarti MBE
Posted on: 23.11.18
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Bristol & Bath innovation cluster to rival the likes of Seattle

A major study by consultants SQW , leaders in the field of innovation and economic analysis, highlights that the Bristol and Bath city region is well positioned to rival the top innovation cities in...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 13.11.18
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