Technology

Innovative drone light show firm promises epic Christmas event that will be out of this world

October 6, 2023
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Innovative drone light show firm promises epic Christmas event that will be out of this world

The company behind some of the world’s most spectacular drone light shows is to collaborate with a Bristol business on a major Christmas event that will bring its innovation and creativity to the city. Bristol-based local experiences company Yuup has teamed up with Celestial on Evolution, an epic drone light show...

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Growth on cards for breastfeeding help app after Google signs it up for AI healthtech scheme

October 6, 2023
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Growth on cards for breastfeeding help app after Google signs it up for AI healthtech scheme

Anya, the pioneering Bristol-based breastfeeding and parenting support app business, has been selected for a prestigious healthtech programme run by Google that could ‘turbocharge’ its entry into other areas such as conception and menopause. Anya was founded by Dr Chen Mao Davies after she experienced significant physical and emotional health...

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Chance for firms to have their say on the future skills that will be needed across the region

October 5, 2023
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Chance for firms to have their say on the future skills that will be needed across the region

Bristol businesses are being urged to share their views on the skills needed by their industry to help build a stronger economy for the West of England. Business West, the organisation behind Bristol Chamber of Commerce, will use the feedback from firms to draw up its Local Skills Improvement...

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New name for NHS body boosting patient care in the West of England through innovation

October 3, 2023
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New name for NHS body boosting patient care in the West of England through innovation

The organisation tasked with putting healthcare innovation at the heart of the NHS in Bristol and the West of England has rebranded following its relicensing for a further five years. The West of England Academic Health Science Network (AHSN), which is based in the Future Space innovation hub on...

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Computing firm takes quantum leap into worldwide drug development for muscle-wasting disease

September 29, 2023
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Computing firm takes quantum leap into worldwide drug development for muscle-wasting disease

A deeptech start-up founded by a group of Bristol and London-based academics is to take part in a major global study exploring how quantum computing can be used to develop a treatment for the progressive muscle-wasting disease myotonic dystrophy. Phasecraft, which was launched in 2019 as a spin-out from...

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State-of-the-art centre officially opens to accelerate Bristol’s role in journey to zero-emission travel

September 29, 2023
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State-of-the-art centre officially opens to accelerate Bristol’s role in journey to zero-emission travel

The £70m engineering research and innovation centre putting the West of England at the heart of the global drive towards low-emission travel has been officially opened. The Institute of Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS), on the Bristol & Bath Science Park at Emersons Green, is already developing clean, sustainable and...

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Bristol tech pioneer Nick Sturge to work with property firm on major new innovation hub for city

September 22, 2023
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Bristol tech pioneer Nick Sturge to work with property firm on major new innovation hub for city

Property investment firm Mission Street has appointed Nick Sturge to advise on its plans to open the South West’s largest commercial innovation hub in Bristol. Nick, a pivotal figure in Bristol’s tech sector for more than two decades, has joined the firm’s advisory board as it looks to redevelop...

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Pioneering money-saving app goes live – with help from Burges Salmon’s fintech experts

September 22, 2023
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Pioneering money-saving app goes live – with help from Burges Salmon’s fintech experts

The fintech team at Bristol-headquartered national law firm Burges Salmon has advised on the launch of a first-of-its-kind money saving app that rewards commitment and community. Founded with the belief that ‘saving is freedom’, the Communion app, which shares its name with the firm behind it, seeks to tackle...

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Temple Bright supporting pioneering UK firm aiming to bring home the lab-grown bacon

September 22, 2023
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Temple Bright supporting pioneering UK firm aiming to bring home the lab-grown bacon

Bristol and London law firm Temple Bright is advising a cultivated meat producer that is offering a potentially game-changing approach to sustainable pork as it scales up and moves towards commercialisation. Uncommon Bio, formerly called Highersteaks, was founded in Bristol in 2017 and is now based in Cambridge. It...

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SETsquared’s ground-breaking scale-up programme on track to boost UK economy by £1.3bn

September 22, 2023
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SETsquared’s ground-breaking scale-up programme on track to boost UK economy by £1.3bn

A scheme to support fast-growing firms launched by globally acclaimed business incubator SETsquared is set to contribute around £1.3bn to UK economy, according to new research. University of Bristol-supported SETsquared’s Scale-Up Programme, which began in 2018, supports innovative, expanding businesses to raise public and private investment to collaborate on...

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UK’s most powerful supercomputer will make Bristol global centre for AI innovation

September 15, 2023
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UK’s most powerful supercomputer will make Bristol global centre for AI innovation

Bristol has been chosen as the home for the UK’s most powerful supercomputer working on artificial intelligence in a move that will put the city at the heart of the UK’s AI revolution. To be known as Isambard-AI, the University of Bristol-hosted supercomputer will also be among the most...

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Series of events will put spotlight on creating hiring strategies that work for everyone in Bristol

September 15, 2023
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Series of events will put spotlight on creating hiring strategies that work for everyone in Bristol

A major new event series for employers on how to improve recruitment and retention across gender-equal talent pools is being launched next week. Staged by Bristol Women in Business Charter (BWIBC) on Wednesday, 20 September, the inaugural event will feature two panels – one made up of employment experts and another hearing from people with lived experience. ‘Recruiting for...

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SETsquared Bristol to throw open its virtual doors to showcase its business support programme

September 15, 2023
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SETsquared Bristol to throw open its virtual doors to showcase its business support programme

Early-stage tech founders and aspiring entrepreneurs from across the UK can find out about SETsquared Bristol’s acclaimed incubator at a virtual event later this month. The multi-award winning incubator will open its virtual doors on Wednesday 27 September between 4pm and 5pm to show how its bespoke business support...

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