Nearly £2 million to be given to tech start-ups to power up the transport revolution

Entrepreneurs and innovators pioneering new ways of creating a better transport system will see their ideas brought to life from idea through to inception with thanks to government funding, Transport Minister Trudy Harrison has announced today (7 October 2021). Up to 53 projects will be awarded a share of £1.95 million in Department for Transport funding. Past […]

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Blog: TalentTech Recruitment

TalentTech is a technical and technology recruitment consultancy for the whole of the UK. We specialise in software sales jobs and technical sales jobs in many sectors and we get involved with recruitment from graduate entry level through executive recruitment. There are seven of us in the business – with a combined experience of between […]

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Bringing battery research to life at Our Future Moves

WMG is proud to play a part in the Our Future Moves exhibition at the Coventry Transport Museum. The interactive exhibition tells the stories of the objects on display by envisioning how future cities may look and explores how pioneering developments in transport and technology could affect the environment and the way we live. It features […]

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Common mistakes when it comes to pricing strategy

Be sure that you aren’t making these common mistakes when it comes to your pricing strategy: 1. Being too quick to drop your prices: Price is just one of many factors a customer considers when making their buying decision. Slashing prices can de-value your product and erode your margin without necessarily boosting sales. 2. Underestimating […]

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Innovate UK Grant Funding Competitions

Innovate UK have launched a number of funding competitions to help tackle industry challenges ranging from software ecosystem development to zero emission transport. A selection of the current funding competitions are outlined below, the full list can be found on the Innovate UK website. If you are interested in applying for an Innovate UK grant and […]

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How Made Smarter can help West Midlands businesses embrace digital tech and flourish

Digital technology has the potential to transform manufacturing and engineering in the West Midlands, but many businesses in the sector have yet to take advantage of new innovations for a variety of reasons. A new £1.9 million scheme, Made Smarter, can help these businesses use emerging technology through grants, upskilling, and leadership training. Barry Jones, […]

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Eatron Technologies undergoes huge expansion as demand skyrockets

  An intelligent-software developer and supplier based in Warwick has more than quadrupled its workforce in the last eight months thanks to a huge increase in demand from companies across the world. Eatron Technologies, based at the University of Warwick Science Park’s Warwick Innovation Centre, has grown its UK workforce from six before Christmas 2020 […]

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‘uxplore’ programme supports more than 200 businesses

More than 200 small and medium sized businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire are being supported as part of a £3.8 million scheme. ‘uxplore’ is a project led by Coventry University, in partnership with the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP) Growth Hub and Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce. It has been set up to increase the demand for new […]

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Eatron Technologies and WMG win funding for project COBRA

A new partnership between Eatron Technologies and WMG has been formed for the COBRA (‘Cloud/Onboard Battery Remaining useful life Algorithm) project, thanks to the funding from the Faraday Battery Challenge. The COBRA project will create new algorithms which will estimate the Remaining Useful Life (RUL) in an Electric Vehicle (EV) battery, and could contribute to […]

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