On Tuesday 14 March, the Innovation Centre hosted a virtual reality event jointly organised by the University of Exeter’s MBA course and Tech Exeter.
Cyber security compliance company, Securious who are based at the Science Park Centre have supported a leading law firm in Devon to achieve a prestigious cyber security certification.
On 9 March the University held its second annual ‘Student Start-up Awards.’ The awards recognise the success and dedication of students to Exeter’s Think:Try:Do programme and their start-ups.
Small businesses will be able to exploit the technology developed for space exploration thanks to a new project led by the University of Exeter funded by the UK Space Agency.
The social and environmental outputs of woodlands play a much broader role in the economy than is often recognised, according to a new Research Report by the University of Exeter for the Forestry Commission.
A pioneering new technique to produce cutting-edge, versatile microchips could revolutionize the speed, efficiency and capability of the next generation of computers.
Minibems, who offer a holistic control and monitoring platform, delivering significant energy and carbon reductions in complex heat network environments, are one of the latest clients to join the community at the Innovation Centre.
On 2 March, Wessex Academic Health Science Network (AHSN), supported by West of England, Kent, Surrey, Sussex Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs), and South West AHSN will host their first annual investment showcase in Central London.
GW4 Alliance, together with Cray Inc. and the Met Office, has been awarded £3m by EPSRC to deliver a new Tier 2 high performance computing (HPC) service for UK-based scientists.
A Collaboration between Oxford University and the University of Exeter, led by Dr Alex Corbett, will enhance the commercial impact of a new tool in fluorescence microscopy.
Following five successful years in Malawi, Africa, software development specialist Revel Innovation has relocated its head office to the Exeter Science Park Centre.
Experts and leaders of industry are celebrating the fifth birthday of a pioneering University of Exeter course which helps talented business professionals address the global challenges of our time.
Ground-breaking production method could accelerate worldwide ‘graphene revolution’
Two Exeter researchers are developing a technique that has the ability to accurately predict the potential of racehorses, using genetic characteristics. Through the ICURe programme, piloted by the SETsquared Partnership and funded by InnovateUK and HEFCE, they hope to determine the commercial interest of their research.
Successful business programme Fast Track to Growth is returning for its second year, offering companies from across Devon the chance to benefit from free support to help them grow.
Members from Devon and Cornwall Police, Police and Crime Commissioner Alison Hernandez and the south west’s business community came together at an event at the Exeter Science Park on Tuesday 6 December, as the region takes a major step forward in the fight against cyber-crime.
A team of students from the University of Exeter have reached the final knock-out round of an esteemed international competition, designed to help boost their career potential.
High-growth tech entrepreneurs pitched for a share of more than £25m backing when they took part in SETsquared’s annual Accelerating Growth Investment Showcase in London last week. (24 November).
This month some of the region’s most disruptive and cutting-edge technology startups showcase their expertise to potential mentors and investors, including an event hosted by Apple.
Last week Exeter supported a global event for entrepreneurs featuring thousands of events and competitions in more than 160 countries. Global Entrepreneurial Week aims to inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and investors.
Tech City UK is calling for anyone who operates in the UK tech sector to contribute to its annual Tech Nation survey looking into the current state of the UK’s digital economy.
Pioneering new insights into why high concentrations of some of the most rare and desirable natural elements - vital for the production of vital environmental, digital and security technologies – have been revealed.
The University of Exeter is part of a newly awarded £19 million doctorial training partnership programme with industry leaders.
Exeter-based Simpleware eyes further development following recent acquisition by Silicon Valley software company
Exeter-based 3D image, data visualisation and analysis specialist Simpleware is eyeing further expansion following its recent acquisition by Synopsys, Inc., the world’s 15th largest software firm.
Exeter’s thriving technology sector has driven an increased demand for a network of services and support, which has born a growing array of ‘technology incubators’. These incubators offer a variety of services to aid start-ups, entrepreneurs, and small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to research, nurture and launch technology products and services.
Apple has been helping leading university business incubator, SETsquared, to showcase some of the most promising upcoming tech start-ups from Exeter, Bristol and Southampton.
South West England and South East Wales can lead the UK and compete with the world in the areas of advanced engineering and digital innovation, and has called for targeted government investment in these areas.
A pharmaceutical software provider for the NHS has relocated to the Exeter Science Park Centre following considerable business growth.
A new group which brings together Cornwall’s mining expertise has been launched in an event at the University of Exeter’s Penryn Campus.
Universities will be the "powerhouses" of economic growth in the South West, predicted Lord Myners, Chancellor of Exeter University at a business summit on Friday.
Venturefest Southwest showcases region's entrepreneurial and innovation expertise
A two-year research project to understand the impact of libraries on local communities in Devon has been awarded a £200,000 grant from Arts Council England (ACE).
An international oil and gas engineering specialist has relocated to the Exeter Science Park Centre to immerse itself in the thriving science and technology community.
An innovative retail focused event connecting technology start-ups and retail experts will be held in London next month.
Plans for new ’grow-on’ space at Exeter Science Park have been given the go-ahead by East Devon District Council, launching 18,500 sq ft of premium office and laboratory space on to the market.
Bespoke software company, Seedata, has relocated to the Exeter Science Park Centre in order to expand their rapidly growing business and to explore both national and international collaboration opportunities.
Revellers at Green Man Festival explored the importance of water and land use management by using a range of games and information boards.
Invasions from alien species threaten the economies and livelihoods of residents of some of the world’s poorest nations.
Simpleware, a University of Exeter spinout, has been acquired by Synopsys, Inc, the Silicon to Software™ partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications we rely on every day.
Canopy, a new co-working space at Exeter Science Park has unveiled a number of business development and networking opportunities available to their members.
International security and risk management specialists secure space at the Exeter Science Park Centre
International risk management specialists, Edson Tiger, have secured space at the Exeter Science Park Centre to make the most of collaboration and innovation opportunities.
The Innovation Centre and Exeter Science Park Centre are supporting and collaborating with partners on a number of exciting business investment opportunities.
A University of Exeter professor and solar energy expert has been honoured for his services to education.
Leave or Stay, a voting advice website created by first year computer science students has reached a staggering 652,182 unique voters with just £4,982 spent on its development, making it the most cost effective Voting Advice Application (VAA) for the EU Referendum.
Exeter-based RouteShoot Limited has secured a new 12-month contract to deliver GPS and video capturing software for road safety inspections in Scotland, a contract that will see them collect 372,000km of video footage – the equivalent of a trip to the moon.
SETsquared, the world’s number one university business incubator, of which Exeter is a member, is backing funding for the development of web, mobile and tablet technologies to improve patient care and health service provision.
Cyber security specialist Securious has experienced a boost in business since moving into the Exeter Science Park Centre earlier this year.
A marine pollution expert from the University of Exeter has given a high level presentation at the United Nations headquarters.
The SETsquared partnership has beaten off tough competition to win the Knowledge Exchange/Transfer Initiative of the Year at the Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards (THELMAS) for ICURe.
Scientists need more credible and relevant information to help communities become more resilient to extreme weather events such as floods.
Researchers from the University of Exeter have pioneered an innovative new technique to make flexible screens more effective and efficient.
During 10-12 June the Innovation Centre, University of Exeter and Exeter City Futures welcomed 49 budding entrepreneurs to Devon’s third Startup Weekend. The weekend celebrated Exeter’s diverse and growing entrepreneurial ecosystem by bringing together participants from Exeter, Bristol, London and Tehran.
One of Exeter’s most exciting technology start-ups is set to showcase to big name corporates including Dyson, Microsoft and GE Healthcare for the chance to have its product adopted by the business giants.
Innovation Centre tenants Torrance Diamond Diagnostic Services (TDDS), a leading veterinary clinical pathology firm have commissioned their own bespoke new ‘grow-on’ building at the Exeter Science Park.
Exeter based Custodian Solutions, who are virtual clients at the Innovation Centre have won the 2016 Global Anti-Counterfeiting Award (GAC) for Technology.
The SETsquared enterprises presented their work to more than 400 corporate venturing business leaders at the prestigious event at the end of May.
A zoo biologist from the University of Exeter has won a prestigious gold award for his research into flamingo friendships.
Industry leaders in airport ecommerce and reservation systems book in at the Exeter Science Park Centre
Leading airport e-commerce company Rezcomm is moving to Exeter Science Park
The three-storey building, designed by LHC Architecture + Urbanism, has been named Project of the Year with a value of £2-7 million.
Dark web experts set up headquarters at the Exeter Science Park Centre
A University of Exeter graduate has devised a technique that could revolutionise language learning for children by making it as easy as reading a story.
Initiative for ambitious entrepreneurs launches at the Science Park Centre
Masters programme to equip healthcare professionals to practise medicine in the world’s most remote and challenging environments has been launched.
A new research project sets out to understand why some GPs are leaving their jobs to take early retirement or career breaks.
Two Exeter teams have been recognised for excellence in healthcare and research at the coveted British Medical Journal (BMJ) Awards in London on 5th May.
Entrepreneurs from Portugal have visited Exeter to research opportunities to accelerate the growth of their companies in the UK.
Three engineering experts from Exeter have been awarded £334,000 to participate in an international partnership project enhancing the management of water resources in South Asia.
Introducing a noise net around airfields that emits sound levels equivalent to those of a conversation in a busy restaurant could prevent collisions between birds and aircraft.
A University of Exeter Renewable Energy doctoral student focusing on wave energy has claimed first prize and £1,200 at an international conference.
Exeter academics have created an app which could help aid humanitarian rescue work in disaster-struck regions by using geographic data to map landscapes.
A pioneering Bioscience spin-out company founded by experts from the University of Exeter has secured a major investment to help develop the business.
The Taiwanese government should provide subsidies for the solar panel industry to help it survive in that country, University of Exeter researchers have recommended.
Last week concluded the 2016 round of the Fast Track to Growth Programme with a final pitch event held live in front of judges at the Innovation Centre.
Commuters are set to become the driving force behind a new initiative designed to help reduce traffic congestion in and around Exeter.
For Julia Ogden, raising her beloved autistic son can be like bridging the gap to an alien world, one that can be difficult to navigate and interpret.
SETsquared, a partnership between universities of Exeter, Bath, Bristol, Southampton and Surrey, has been shortlisted for a national award that celebrates the most innovative and original initiatives and teams from higher education institutions in the UK.
The University of Exeter Medical School is co-hosting an international knowledge-sharing conference with its partner in Ethiopia on April 15.
University of Exeter experts will work to improve the livelihoods of coastal communities and conserve marine life in Central Africa.
University of Exeter postgraduate research student wins “I’m a scientist, Get me out of here” contest
A University of Exeter scientist has been voted by children as the winner of a challenging “X Factor” style event.
Leading experts will be able to help people make an informed decision as they decide how to cast their vote in the UK’s referendum at an event in Exeter.
Cotton Mouton Diagnostics Ltd (CMD), which develops novel point of care diagnostics based on innovative magneto-optic sensing technology, has been spun out of the Universities of Exeter and Cardiff.
The University of Exeter has been named as the latest site to deliver Health Education England’s Masters programme in Genomic Medicine.
University of Exeter research which can help people living with early-stage dementia to manage their everyday lives and remain independent will be showcased by politicians at the House of Commons.
A pioneering new strategic research centre, that will aid health professionals design exercise plans to improve the everyday lives of young people with cystic fibrosis, has been launched.
A University of Exeter researcher has been selected from thousands of competitors to present his research to MPs and expert judges at the House of Parliament, on Monday March 7.
Most aquatic species sense sound via particle motion, yet few studies on underwater acoustic ecology have included measurements of particle motion.
The Government is investing £1.5 million in the University of Exeter, to train the next generation of innovators in physical science subjects.
South West MEP Clare Moody has met pioneering University of Exeter experts who are helping to boost economic growth and create jobs in the region.
Exeter Science Park Centre has welcomed yet another exciting new tenant with the arrival of innovative ‘Internet of Things’ specialist, Dashboard.
The University of Exeter will be better able to support business growth thanks to a new partnership with the UK Space Agency.
University of Exeter student named ‘Best Placement Student’ at National Undergraduate Employability Awards
Final year student, Ben Kosky, has been named ‘Best Placement Student’ at the National Undergraduate Employability (NUE) Awards 2016.
The University of Exeter has received a slice of £23.2 million in Government funding for cutting-edge medical research to ensure academics can work with industry and that their research transforms medical care.
The Met Office and Exeter Science Park have celebrated a significant phase in the construction of the new HPC Complex with a ‘topping out’ ceremony.
Exeter-based SETsquared, recently named the global number one university business incubator, last week (4 February) announced that its member companies raised over £90m of investment in 2015.
Environment minister and local MP George Eustice has visited the University of Exeter’s Penryn Campus to find out more about the University’s world-class research in marine energy and aqua culture.
Businesses in Exeter are set to benefit from the creation of a world-class technology and research facility, as new plans are revealed by Exeter City Futures
A venture technology firm which supports disruptive, fast-growth technology start-ups has experienced accelerated growth itself since relocating to Exeter Science Park Centre.
Exeter Science Park, located to the East of Exeter and just off Junction 29 of the M5, has been laying foundations to become the south west’s beacon of excellence for science and technology.
Renewable, energy efficient and flexible electricity sources are being adopted by policy makers and investors across the globe and this is sign of optimism in the battle against climate change.
A University of Exeter academic will spend three days shadowing Labour MEP Clare Moody in Brussels this week as part of a scheme to foster links between scientists and European policy makers.
The New Year storms that battered the British coastline brought record-breaking waves to the normally sheltered Falmouth Bay, it has been revealed.
Professionals can understand trends and issues affecting businesses in the South West and globally through masterclasses run at the University of Exeter.
A key figure in establishing and building the University of Exeter’s Cornwall campuses has been awarded an MBE for services to the community.
The University of Exeter has been awarded Large Business of the Year 2015 at an event to recognise the contribution of employers in support of apprenticeships across the South West.
SETsquared has been ranked as the top university business incubator in Europe for the third year running.
University business incubator SETsquared, a partnership involving the University of Exeter, has been ranked as the best in the world by UBI Global.
Two of Exeter’s most exciting technology start-ups are set to bid for investment in front of a live audience of investors in London this month.
A budding student researcher is among the first from Exeter to secure a prestigious undergraduate placement at the pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly and Company.
Entrepreneurs get ready as Start-up Weekend returns to the University of Exeter this month as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Business School student, Mark Milton has developed an App to connect people based on the languages they speak or wish to learn.
University of Exeter students are leading a project with the Met Office, British Geological Survey and Lancaster University to better understand space weather events and the prediction of their impacts.
Exeter Science Park has been identified as one of the dedicated hubs to hire ultra-cool, battery-assisted e-bikes by the hour. The bikes will be provided by Exeter business Co-cars, the fastest growing hire-by-the-hour car club in the South West.
Professor Mark Goodwin has been appointed as a non-executive director for The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
Entrepreneurs, start-ups and businesses from the South West are being urged to learn about opportunities in ‘big data’ at a free networking event in Exeter next month.
Just weeks after the opening of the multi-tenanted Science Park Centre, work has commenced on the next major build project at Exeter Science Park; the impressive construction that will home the Met Office’s new supercomputer.
Professor Janice Kay, Provost of the University of Exeter, has accepted an invitation to join Pearson’s Expert Panel for its new WCQ (World Class Qualifications) group.
Exeter Science Park has announced the installation of its fully resilient, high bandwidth ICT connectivity, cementing their ambitions to be a hub for technology companies in the South West.
Four University of Exeter students have won the Microsoft Imagine Cup World Innovation Competition which aims to find the best app developing talent worldwide.
A pioneering student entrepreneur support programme has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.
The landmark Science Park Centre has recently opened its doors to the innovative community, offering flexible workspaces close to all major routes - the first tenants will move in during July.
Investors are losing out to bias by banking analysts more concerned about career progression than accuracy of their forecasts, says new research by the University of Exeter and Harvard Business School.
Ben Kosky a final year student at the University of Exeter Business School has been named Intern of the Year by Microsoft UK. Ben was up against very tough competition, which included 125 other hopeful candidates from across the UK.
A group of high achieving sixth form students from Devon, Cornwall and Somerset, have graduated from a national project which aims to raise aspirations and the confidence of young people to pursue a career in law.
International business students, from across Europe, arrived at the University of Exeter Business School for the annual One Planet MBA Sustainability Challenge this month.
Exeter will be staging its first ever Google Startup Weekend at the University of Exeter’s Innovation Centre from 17 to 19 July. It promises to be an exciting opportunity for anybody with a new business concept looking to turn their idea into reality.
The Cole Commission is in discussions with the University of Exeter Business School to explore the possibility of creating degree programmes specialising in international trade.
The University of Exeter and UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) have teamed up to bring talented Exeter student interns and businesses in the South West together.
University of Exeter History student and entrepreneur, Matthew Morley believes that his platform can help to make politics easy and relevant to voters ahead of the General election.
Exeter students have stormed to victory in an international competition, with their innovative app that allows users to lock and unlock doors with their mobile phone.
An app which allows you to lock your front door from your phone helps a team of Computer Science students reach the final four of an international competition.
The University of Exeter Business School has secured £20,000 in funding to create and streamline the Safer Workplace Better Business (SWBB) initiative.
University of Exeter student entrepreneurs Tickbox Ltd could help you decide which way you want the Scottish Referendum to go.
SETsquared has been ranked as the top university business incubator in Europe and second best in the world.
With just three days to go until the European Elections, TickBox.org.uk says voters remain undecided on which political party to support.
Three first year Business School students have reached the world finals of the 2014 Microsoft Imagine Cup, after winning the UK finals this week.
Students from the University of Exeter are celebrating after winning a national competition with their innovative system which could reduce the headache of searching for a parking space, and help reduce vehicle emissions.
A study by independent economic analysts, Oxford Economics, confirms that the University of Exeter and Falmouth University have contributed £491 million to the economy of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly between 2002 and 2012.
A new £5.5 million facility at the Penryn Campus will provide another home for the University of Exeter Business School, Marine Renewables team, and growing Centre for Ecology and Conservation (CEC).
FutureLearn today announced ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) as the first professional accountancy body to sponsor massive open online courses (MOOCs) on its social learning platform for professional recognition.
In February, the Business School hosted the most recent meeting of GENIE (Growth and Entrepreneurs Network in the channel area).
An article co-authored by several academics from the Business School has been named in the UK’s Top 5 by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).
A pioneering new initiative designed to provide business and technical advice, expertise and support to South West companies has been launched at the University of Exeter.
The final section of a sophisticated wave energy device has been successfully installed by a collaborative research team in the Bay of Biscay, on the northern coast of Spain.