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We’re recruiting a Senior Business Executive

An exciting and unique opportunity has arisen at Invest Bristol & Bath for a Senior Business Executive to be a part of the Accounts and Business Development team. Invest Bristol & Bath is the Inward Investment agency for the region which sits within the West of… Read more »

West of England Mayor hosts Heathrow Airport visit

Representatives from Heathrow Airport will be in the region today to meet West of England Mayor, Tim Bowles, as they visit sites in Bristol and South Gloucestershire which are in the running to be off-site construction centres for Heathrow expansion. The West of England put in… Read more »

We’re returning to MIPIM 2018 from 13th – 16th March

Invest Bristol & Bath are returning to MIPIM on 13th – 16th March as part of a West of England delegation. The West of England will showcase investment opportunities worth at least £10 billion at this year’s global property and real estate show MIPIM. Businesses and public… Read more »

Capri Co-Design Gathering 2018

Are you interested in exploring and helping to design how Driverless Pod Services will play a role in our future? Join Researchers at the Centre for Transport & Society at UWE Bristol and ESP Group on Saturday the 10th March, 10:00am –4.00pm at the Armada House in… Read more »

Case Study: Hyperstarter

Invest Bristol & Bath are supporting new tech company Hyperstarter as they begin their settlement into the Bristol tech cluster. Hyperstarter is an on-line “one stop shop” for businesses that want to get the very best out of crowdfunding. The company provide a range of support… Read more »

Bristol awarded UNESCO Creative City of Film

Bristol has been awarded UNESCO Creative City of Film status thanks to its Creative and Digital sectors. The city offers 11 international festivals dedicated to film annually, 10 cinemas and two universities providing 28 film-related degrees and is also home to world-leading media, including Aardmann Animations,… Read more »

Bristol cited top of Huawei Smart City Index 2017

Collaboration between Bristol’s tech sector, council and academia has helped it overtake London as the UK’s leading smart city, according to a new index. Navigant Consulting, which was commissioned by Huawei UK to produce the second UK Smart Cities Index, said Bristol’s success was a direct… Read more »

Venturefest Bristol and Bath Finale – October 17th 2017

Venturefest Bristol and Bath concluded with a one day conference at Watershed, in Bristol, on 17th October 2017. The event saw over 400 delegates attend throughout the day to: network; listen to seminars; collaborate and seek new lines of investment. Key highlights included: Keynotes from Tim… Read more »

Venturefest Bristol and Bath – October 17th 2017

Over the last eight months Venturefest Bristol & Bath 2017 has explored with the region’s tech community the opportunities and barriers to business as cities digitise and become smart. On October 17th we close this eight month exploration with a wide ranging conference combined with the… Read more »

Venturefest Bristol & Bath September Events

Venturefest Bristol and Bath continues unabated with a strong line-up of events in September. From cyber security, to diversity in the workplace, and how Bristol is preparing to be a Smart City, there are plenty of ways to engage with Venturefest before the final conference on… Read more »