Monthly Archives for July 2015

It was a very good month. Dig in. Every entry is a classic.

£10m Internet of Things competition for UK cities launched

Cities and businesses can bid for a £10m government fund to revolutionise the way the Internet of Things benefits citizens by offering environmental improvements, economic opportunities, and more efficient and effective delivery of services such as transport, healthcare and energy.

St John’s Innovation Centre Tenant Spotlight: Dr. Rosemary Francis, Founder CEO of Ellexus

Dr. Rosemary Francis CEO of Ellexus Ltd spoke to St John’s Innovation Centre, the regional Centre of excellence supporting high growth businesses, about her role in developing Ellexus from a small start-up to an established, growing business.

How to Make a Pitch to Win a Contract in the UK and Europe

Your business is doing well, but you really need this new contract to grow.
Do you dread the moment you will have to give your 10 min pitch to win a contract? Attend this workshop on Tuesday 15 September at St John’s Innovation Centre if you want to leave knowing how to prepare, present and win a specific contract.

SJIC News Round-up: International Visitors June 2015

June proved to be a busy time for St John’s Innovation Centre and in particular, for MD David Gill, who met with international visitors from no less than seven countries.

Open Innovation Forum Food & FMCG Pitching Event

Calling all innovators and technology spin-outs, start-ups and SMEs. Major food and FMCG companies such as Mars, Unilever, General Mills, Tesco, Moy Park and Crown Packaging are seeking innovative solutions to business challenges. Pitch your idea or business to the Open Innovation (OI) Forum at the Food & FMCG Innovation Pitching Event on Tuesday 17 November at Food Matters Live, ExCel, London.