Hub Member Multus Media have raised £1.6 million of funding from investors
- Check it
out - Hub Member Vivacity Labs is in the New Statesman on how their
technology is using AI to unclog urban traffic. Head of Product Raquel
Velasco, discusses how video and data analytics can be used to monitor air
pollution to dangerous junctions here.
- If found
at an early stage, colon cancer has a survival rate of over 90%. It drops to
less than 10% if found at later stages. Early detection can be difficult as it is subject to interpretation using endoscopic imaging. Hub Member Odin Vision is helping clinicians to detect cancers at an
earlier stage using their AI cloud platform. Read more here.
done to Hub Member SurePulse Medical for receiving FDA Grants 510(k) clearance
for their wireless newborn heart rate monitor, designed to enhance neonatal
care. This clearance is important for their growth in the US market. Learn more.
for diversity in STEM! Hub Member Myana Naturals' founder and CEO Youmna Mouhamad features on ITV news a year on from her win at the Womenspire
Awards, to chat about her detangling comb innovation and her work inspiring
more women into STEM:
out this piece on Hub Member Oxford Heartbeat - CEO Katerina Spranger was
named the Falling Walls Young Innovator of the Year in 2013. Here Katerina
catches up with them on her entrepreneurial journey since winning:
the green revolution - Hub Member Aceleron was paid a visit by Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands earlier this month. Developing the Essential, the world's first, fully maintainable battery, has revolutionised
sustainable battery production. Read all about it here.
- Great to
see Hub Member Tribosonics being commemorated for their efforts -
internships, apprenticeships and training programmes are great ways to make
opportunities accessible, introduce diversity, talent and fresh new ways of
to Hub Member Multus Media - they have raised £1.6 million of funding from
investors, together with a grant of £106k from the UK Research and Innovation council. Multus is
developing the key ingredient to make cultivated meat affordable, scalable
and profitable. Read all about it here.
the heat this July? Hub Member Airex Technologies features in this BBC piece on
staying cool at home. They have developed smart air-bricks, which connect to
a home's wi-fi and use sensors and algorithms to respond to temperature,
humidity and air quality.
proud to be supporting engineering #tartups with innovations that have a
positive social impact - Hub Member and clean tech company, Aceleron have launched the first reusable, repairable and fully recyclable lithium-ion
battery of its kind. Read all about it here.
- Such great news! Hub Member Felicity de Cogan, founder and CEO of Nitro Pep has been nominated for a 'Start-Up Founder Award' at the Women In Tech Awards in association
with Methods Digital - well done!
to see Metro Bank have given Hub Member Koalaa their own advert.
CEO Nate Macabuag has developed prosthetic limbs with clip-on tools for
children with limb difference. With a £150,000 investment from Metro Bank,
it has been thriving.
- We are
delighted to see that Hub Member Notpla have been shortlisted for a 'Tech
For Impact Startup of the Year' award as part of London Tech Week. The winner
is decided by public vote - to submit your vote, see here.
- Fab to
see Hub Member Koalaa have been shortlisted for awards at this
year's Great British Entrepreneur Awards! Congratulations to founder and CEO
- Hub Member Provenance have launched 'The Provenance Framework', a practical tool to
help brands communicate their social and environmental impact and avoid
greenwashing and it's free to use! Read founder Jessi Baker's blog to learn more.
to Hub Member PervasID - CEO and founder, Dr Sabesan Sithamparanathan have
been named as the Academy's Silver Medal winner. Well done! Read more on Sabesan and the other winners here.
- Hub Member CCm Technologies were featured on BBC's Farming Todaywhere their new
fertiliser products developed using carbon capture, are improving soil
quality and soil health while reducing emissions. Listen here for the first
congratulations to Hub Member WaterScope for winning $75,000 as a
Regional First Runner-Up in the Cisco Challenge! Their portable bacterial
water testing kit has the potential to save millions of lives from water
contamination. See more here.
- "I decided to set up our own mini factories in our bedrooms... We were able to
rattle them out at rate of 40 a month." Great to see Hub Member Koalaa featuring in Metro Bank's piece
about startups who have adapted during the pandemic. Read it here.