Winners revealed at Biztech's BrightSparc Awards in Central Milton Keynes

The winners of the 2018 Biztech BrightSparc Awards

The winner of a Biztech BrightSparc student award in 2015 took away two categories at the 2018 ceremony on Friday (November 16).

Wayne Cartmel's MyNewTerm is an innovative web application that has connected thousands of job seekers and education employers. 

MyNewTerm scooped the NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator Award for best start-up technology business, and the award for Read more

Fantastic finalists announced in Biztech BrightSparc Awards

The finalists have been announced for the Biztech BrightSparc Awards 2018.

This year's awards for innovation in technology across the Milton Keynes and SEMLEP area received a record number of entries - up by some 25 per cent compared to 2017.

Fredi Nonyelu, chairman of Biztech technology forum, said: "We know that MK and SEMLEP is full of exciting technology innovations, in all sectors of our vibrant economy but to get this level of response to this year's awards is fantastic.

"It is not Read more


Engineering Your Future: Major Biztech event coming to Milton Keynes

Join us at the Biztech "Engineering Your Future" event at Milton Keynes College on October 25, 2018.

If you are a student or local business involved in engineering, this event is for you. 

Are you ready to shape the future?

From the music you listen to and the phone in your hand to the tools used by surgeons and the paralympian's blades, engineering is at the heart of everything.  It brings ideas to life and turns dreams into reality.  Whether you are into sports, space Read more

£25 million boost for self-driving technology: apply for funding

Businesses can apply for a share of up to £25 million to develop, demonstrate and trial technologies for connected and autonomous vehicles in real-world settings says the Government website..

The Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CCAV) has up to £25 million to invest in up to 4 pilot schemes for self-driving vehicles.

Funding is for pilots of self-driving Read more

New pods delivered for self-driving vehicles project

A Coventry-based autonomous vehicle company has delivered ten 'Pod Zeros' to Milton Keynes to be used in the next stage of a self-driving project, reports Insider Media.

Aurrigo, a division of RDM Group, has developed the pods for the UK Autodrive scheme and will be taking to the pavements and streets of the town.

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