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New big name speakers including Sony and Bossa Studios added to line-up as national showcase prepares to explore world of virtual reality Sony and Bossa Studios will join Channel 4, Pinewood, The Imaginarium, Unity 3D and Alchemy VR at SouthWest VR Conference on Feb 24

People at Southwest VR conference

Big names from the world of gaming and entertainment including Sony and Bossa Studios have joined the line-up of speakers for the upcoming SouthWest VR Conference, where a string of new innovations is set to be unveiled.   Dave Ranyard, head of Sony Computer Entertainment, London,… Read more »

Bristol and Bath named as largest digital cluster outside London. Invest Bristol & Bath welcomes new Tech Nation report revealing strength of UK’s digital clusters in driving national economic growth

Bristol and Bath have been named as being home to the largest digital cluster* outside London in a new report launching today (Thursday 5th Feb), revealing the strength of the UK’s tech clusters in driving national economic growth. The Tech Nation report, welcomed by the Prime… Read more »

South African insurance giant MMI Holdings announces major investment in newly-acquired UK business MMI Holdingsi is the latest to join flurry of international businesses investing in the Bristol and Bath region’s fast-growing tech hub

One of the largest financial services groups in South Africa has become the latest in a string of major international businesses to announce investment in Bristol and Bath’s globally-significant, fast-growing tech hub.   Number 10 made the announcement at the UK Investment Summit in Wales on… Read more »


HAB Housing – one of the UK’s most progressive and ambitious alternative housing developers – has today announced that it will open the first HAB Studio in Bristol this October. The company will base its HQ at 11 Temple Studios as part of the city’s Enterprise… Read more »

Big name global tech companies join the line-up for Multicore Challenge conference Intel and Huawei will join Cray and Imagination Technologies in addressing conference in Bristol on September 23

Major industry names such as Intel and Huawei will throw the spotlight on the latest advancements in multicore, an area of technology integral to the development of cutting-edge innovations such as autonomous cars, robots and next generation mobile phones, at an upcoming conference.   Organised by… Read more »