Work begins on globally-significant connected and autonomous vehicle technology centre

Major project – supported by Local Growth Fund investment – set to open in spring 2019 Building work has started on a new facility, which – according to the Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) – will ensure the county ‘remains at the forefront’ of global developments in driverless vehicle technology. The new facility – which … Continue reading “Work begins on globally-significant connected and autonomous vehicle technology centre”

Oxford-based Oxbotica raises £14m to accelerate deployment of self-driving vehicles

Oxford-based autonomous vehicle software developer will use funding to scale its activities in Europe, Asia and the US market Funding secured from lead investor IP Group plc alongside Parkwalk Advisors and long-term commercial partner AXA XL (formerly XL Catlin) Oxbotica’s domain-agnostic software provides mobile autonomy in all places, in all conditions Oxford, UK, 19 September … Continue reading “Oxford-based Oxbotica raises £14m to accelerate deployment of self-driving vehicles”

OxLEP takes Oxfordshire’s global opportunities to Westminster audience

Oxfordshire is ‘very much open for business’ – that was the strong message OxLEP took to Central London earlier today (11 September) as it staged its first-ever House of Commons breakfast briefing event. It was the first of four economic briefings lined-up for London over the next 12 months, which sees OxLEP ‘taking the Oxfordshire … Continue reading “OxLEP takes Oxfordshire’s global opportunities to Westminster audience”

Event: Making Oxford a Smart City

By Oxford Technology & Media Date And Time: Mon, 24 September 2018, 18:00 – 21:00 Location: Modern Art Oxford, OX1 1BP What makes a city ‘smart’, what infrastructure and what technological solutions can and should be deployed to create a truly smart city? This is a special event run as part of the ISfB (Innovation … Continue reading “Event: Making Oxford a Smart City”