Oxford co-founds £13.8M National Centre of Excellence in Internet of Things

Oxford joins consortium of universities to work on aspects of privacy, security, and resilience, with a focus on computing at 'the Edge' As part of a government initiative to become a world leader in tackling cyber threats, the UK today launches a National Centre to provide a step-change in research associated with the Internet of … Continue reading “Oxford co-founds £13.8M National Centre of Excellence in Internet of Things”

Conference – AI@Oxford, 17-18 Sep 2019

Said Business School, Park End Street, Oxford, OX1 1HP The University of Oxford, in collaboration with Oxford University Innovation (OUI) are hosting a 2-day conference as part of the week long “Festival of AI” in Oxford. This large-scale event will bring together Artificial Intelligence thought leaders, academics, businesses, investors and policy makes from around the … Continue reading “Conference – AI@Oxford, 17-18 Sep 2019”

Oxford event: Networking for Innovative Technology-based SMEs

Oxford, 9th May 2018: this is the first of a series of workshops delivered by Begbroke Science Park and STEMM Commercial for the Innovation Support for Business (ISfB) programme. Begbroke Science Park supports entrepreneurs and business leaders of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the development and commercialisation of innovative business ideas, as well … Continue reading “Oxford event: Networking for Innovative Technology-based SMEs”

Oxford researchers launch social enterprise to help business fight poverty

Researchers from the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) have launched sOPHIa Oxford, the University’s first social enterprise spinout, to bring a multidimensional poverty-fighting method created by OPHI to businesses to help efforts to tackle poverty. sOPHIa Oxford has an exclusive worldwide licence to the Business Multidimensional Poverty Index (bMPI), developed by OPHI in … Continue reading “Oxford researchers launch social enterprise to help business fight poverty”

Agile Lab up and running at the Begbroke Centre for Innovation & Enterprise

The “Agile Lab”, a shared working facility within the Centre for Innovation & Enterprise at Begbroke (CIE) is now up and running. It comprises an equipped laboratory with bookable bench space and equipment and co-working office space and is available to hire at low rates. The Agile Lab allows its users to develop their scientific … Continue reading “Agile Lab up and running at the Begbroke Centre for Innovation & Enterprise”

Taking Oxfordshire’s global opportunities to a Westminster audience

Oxfordshire is ‘open for business’ – that is the message the Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) has once again taken to Central London earlier today (19 March), as it staged its third House of Commons economic briefing. This was the third of four briefings lined-up for Westminster, which see OxLEP ‘taking the Oxfordshire economy’ to … Continue reading “Taking Oxfordshire’s global opportunities to a Westminster audience”

Over £720,000 of investment raised in latest round of the Community Energy Fund

By Beth McAllister, Low Carbon Hub We are thrilled to announce that the latest round of the Community Energy Fund raised £726,650 in investment to support community energy in Oxfordshire. We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who chose to invest in us and put their money to work tackling climate change. … Continue reading “Over £720,000 of investment raised in latest round of the Community Energy Fund”

Oxford eBike Summit brings together business leaders and key players

Wed, 10 April 2019, OxfordREGISTER HERE

New Science Oxford Centre one step closer

Oxford is one step closer to opening a brand new science centre this week, as the team at the Oxford Trust (the charity behind Science Oxford) received the keys to the revolving doors of the Science Oxford Centre and the adjoining Wood Centre for Innovation (WCFI) at Stansfeld Park in Headington. From September 2019, the … Continue reading “New Science Oxford Centre one step closer”

Oxford Trust receives the keys to Wood Centre for Innovation

It might have been a wet, blustery winter’s day but for the Oxford Trust the sun was shining on Tuesday as Kenneth Hale from Beard Oxford handed the keys to their Stansfeld Park development to John Boyle, Chair of the Trust, and CEO Steve Burgess. The Trust took the leasehold on the 18-acre woodland site, … Continue reading “Oxford Trust receives the keys to Wood Centre for Innovation”