Fantastec.io acquire We Are Colony!

Fantastec Sports Technology joined the SETsquared Surrey incubator in late 2017 and have grown at a rapid rate. The company uses innovative technology to improve and enhance sports fan experience across the globe.

To add to their offering, Fantastec have just acquired an over-the-top video on demand (OTT VOD) company called We Are Colony.

CEO and founder Steve Madincea said: “What our first Fantastec acquisition means in practical terms is we can agree terms with any sport, team or athlete and have them up and running on a proven global...

Pitchfest @ Venturefest South 2018

Venturefest is a national network that connects local eco-systems together through local events. The first Venturefest South event was set-up in 2017 following other successful events across the UK. The events give start-ups a chance to showcase their technology, pitch for investment and network with other likeminded entrepreneurs.

After fighting off stiff competition from 40 other companies, 5 SETsquared Surrey DBAH members were selected to pitch at Venturefest South Pitchfest 2018 on 1 st March.

Congratulations to:

Accelogress (Save-a-Space) - Guildford Hub...

3 SETsquared Surrey DBAH members selected for Pitch@Palace 9.0 Bootcamp

For those of you who don't know, Pitch@Palace is a pitching competition founded by the Duke of York in 2014 with the first event being held at St James's Palace. The competition has evolved rapidly in 4 years with bootcamps taking place across the UK to capture companies from all over the country and there are events across the globe too!

Out of 100's of companies, only 41 were selected to take part in the Pitch@Palace 9.0 Bootcamp in Manchester on 13th March. It was great to see that out of the 41 selected, 3 were SETsquared Surrey DBAH members:

Robok from SETsquared...

Webinar featuring Head of Incubation - Caroline Fleming

The webinar was put together as part of an offering to companies within the INCluSilver network - Caroline discusses SETsquared Surrey but also talks about business incubation in general and the how/when/why for businesses.

Surrey Business School launch new event - Scaling Up in the Digital World

Thursday 22 March 2018 Event 2pm-6pm | Reception 6pm-8pm Surrey Business School, Rik Medlik Building, Guildford GU2 7XH Scaling Up in the Digital World - SurreyExEd@surrey.ac.uk | surreyexed.org/events ‘Scale up’ enterprises, contributing over £225bn to UK GDP, are drawing considerable interest because of their key role in driving innovation, productivity and economic growth. How can such enterprises accelerate their scaling activity by tapping into emerging digital technologies such 5G mobile, Artificial Intelligence, Distributed Ledger Technologies (i.e. Blockchain), predictive Analytics...

SETsquared partnership ranked as the world’s top business incubator!!

The SETsquared partnership has been ranked as the world’s leading business incubator for its outstanding contribution to developing the next generation of UK tech entrepreneurs. The announcement was made at the World Incubation Summit in Toronto, Canada. This confirmed SETsquared’s pre-eminence as ‘number one’ in its field, having maintained its world-leading position since 2015. SETsquared’s ranking comes as a result of the world's most extensive benchmark study of university-linked business incubators and accelerators, conducted by UBI Global...