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Bristol games developer makes it big in Japan

In 2006, self-taught programmer and games designer Chris Hunt decided to pursue his dream and create his own video game. Fast forward to 2019 and his company Lo-Fi Games’ flagship title, Kenshi, is...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 23.09.19
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5 South West advanced materials innovators are heading to South Korea

On the 12th October, 5 South West businesses specialising in advanced materials for aerospace, electric and unmanned aerial vehicles technology, will travel to South Korea as part of Innovate UK’s...
Leigh Jenkins
Leigh Jenkins
Enterprise Europe Network
Posted on: 17.09.19
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The Interpretation Game: Design Thinking for Innovation (Part 3 of 5)

Design Thinking helps businesses to create user-centric products and services by discovering insights into user needs, applying these insights to their business model and generating innovative ideas...
Leigh Jenkins
Leigh Jenkins
Enterprise Europe Network
Posted on: 19.08.19
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Learn to pitch your idea and you could raise up to £2m

Innovative companies in the South West are being invited to pitch to investors to raise investment of between £100,000-£2 million. The ‘Dragons’ Den’ style programme, Pitchfest South West, is...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 06.08.19
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Woolly Shepherd - Our Innovation Story

Thanks to support from innovate2succeed (i2s), an acoustic technology company has increased staffing and opened up further markets for growth.
Jenny Oksien
Jenny Oksien
Posted on: 02.08.19
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Powapacs - Our Innovation Story

Thanks to support from innovate2succeed (i2s), Powapacs have tripled their sales growth in 9 months.
Jenny Oksien
Jenny Oksien
Posted on: 01.08.19
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Why you should begin every project with Discovery: Design Thinking (Part 2 of 5)

In this five-part series, Sarah Dickins gives advice on how Design Thinking techniques can help you to orientate your product development around user need.
Leigh Jenkins
Leigh Jenkins
Enterprise Europe Network
Posted on: 01.08.19
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Nautibuoy - Our Innovation Story

Thanks to support from innovate2succeed (i2s), Nautibuoy now has more global resellers onboard, a new product and have been involved in a series of high profile events.
Jenny Oksien
Jenny Oksien
Posted on: 31.07.19
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Jo Bird - Our Innovation Story

Thanks to support from innovate2succeed (i2s), Jo Bird now has a more targeted approach to research and development (R&D).
Jenny Oksien
Jenny Oksien
Posted on: 30.07.19
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