University of Surrey News: 5GIC provides boost to regional small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)

The University of Surrey’s 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC) announced the selection of the first seven SME Technology Partners on 14th May.

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SETsquared Alumni Playwaze sign 5yr Partnership deal with BUCS

Congratulations to Playwaze on landing a 5 year partnership deal with the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) to supply them with a new competition management platform across web and mobile. For those of you who don't know, BUCS are the governing body for Higher Education Sport in the UK and run programmes for over 50 sports for some 170 member institutions. Rupert Jenner, CEO of Playwaze has said: “Playwaze is passionate about leveraging technology to simplify the way sport gets organised. We are delighted that...

Smart Separations win 2.2m Euro Grant

Smart Separations became SETsquared Surrey members in 2017 and are going from strength to strength. They have developed a ceramic filter that can provide a more controlled, versatile, and low-cost solution for several industries, including indoor air purification. The product can be retrofitted into existing air ventilation units.

They have recently won an EU SME Instrument grant worth up to 2.2 million Euros. The funding is part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot launched in 2017 to help support and to scale-up innovation in Europe...

SPRINT Launch - Connecting Space Innovation and University Research

The Universities of Leicester, Southampton, Surrey, Edinburgh and the Open University, which together form the Space Research and Innovation Network for Technology (SPRINT), have received the £4.8 million Connecting Capability Fund (CCF) grant.

This will support small and medium-sized businesses to engage with these Higher Education institutions, providing them with unprecedented access to university expertise and facilities.

The UK Space Agency is one of the partners involved in SPRINT, along with the Satellite Applications Catapult, Seraphim, SSTL and the Science and...

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SETsquared Surrey Newsletter Out Now

Packed with good news stories, case studies and a review of our #ERDF Digital Business Acceleration Hub Programme please do have a look at our latest edition of the SETsquared Surrey Newsletter: