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Oracle Launch Start-up Accelerator for UK in Bristol

On 24th January 2017, Oracle announced the expansion of its Start-up Cloud Accelerator program. The initiative will continue to fuel cloud-enabled innovation around the globe by opening new centres in Bristol, Delhi, Mumbai, Paris, Sao Paulo, Singapore and Tel Aviv. Run by members of the Oracle… Read more »

Venturefest Series continues the Smart Cities debate

Between mid-February and late-September Venturefest will run a series of small-scale theme-specific events. These events will be a mixture of roundtable discussions, seminars and briefings dispersed throughout the period. Throw a few hackathons, bootcamps and sandboxes in the mix and there is something for everyone! We’ll… Read more »

Industry awards win for South West telecoms firm

A South West based telecommunications and IT business is celebrating winning a major industry award in London. Pure Comms, which has two offices – one just outside of Bristol and one in Cornwall – was crowned Reseller of the Year at the Channel Telecom Awards held… Read more »

Good news for scientific entrepreneurs in Bristol

Construction has begun on Unit DX, a new lab space and science incubator in central Bristol. This brings much needed facilities and support to the growing number of entrepreneurs in the city, adding a new scientific dimension to the already thriving Bristol tech scene. Unit DX… Read more »

Bristol ranked top in the UK as the best city for business

Bristol has been ranked top in the UK as the best city for business, according to the Legatum Institute UK Prosperity Index 2016. Bristol is a thriving place for business and its infrastructure is a huge asset; it’s the second best connected area in the country,… Read more »

Festival of Female Entrepreneurs in Bristol

The Bristol and Bath region provides the ideal environment for entrepreneurs as we have a strong tech cluster and vibrant ecosystem allowing companies to develop and thrive. One example of this is the Festival of Female Entrepreneurs, returning to Bristol on 21 October for its fifth… Read more »