Angel sees the light – seed round successful

Hub Member Dr Stephen Hicks has successfully raised seed funding for his smart glasses, which help the sight impaired and blind people to navigate independently. More…


‘Musical Raspberry Pi’ inventor named UK’s most promising young tech entrepreneur

The 24-year-old inventor of Dots, which could empower children to create music without the complexity of traditional instruments, has won the RAEng Launchpad Competition – a nationwide hunt for the UK’s greatest entrepreneurs in the engineering and technology sector under the age of 25. Read the full announcement here.

"a key to innovation is creativity and play"

Innovators’ Network: decision making in times of uncertainty

The seventh Innovators’ Network event was focused on a live challenge: how can we progress, and make good business decisions during times of uncertainty. Read more about the discussion.

"at risk of responding rationally to a world… that we understand and recognise, but no longer exists"

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Royal Academy

of Engineering’s

Enterprise Hub

harnesses the expertise, insight and networks of Academy Fellows, who include some of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs and business leaders, to support the country’s most promising engineering entrepreneurs.


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Hub Member spotlight
Dr Yunjia Li

Dr Yunjia Li co-founded Synote with Professor Mike Wald to make lecture videos accessible at a...

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2 November 2016
Networking Reception in Manchester... calendar icon

The Hub will be hosting a small drinks reception for local corporates and SMEs, Hub Members, Mentors, following the first day of the Innovate 2016 conference in Manchester.

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Enterprise Hub

£481 billion

The contribution of engineering to the UK economy Source: ONS

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