Launching EIRA – funding to connect businesses with research power

Businesses are to harness the power of the latest breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, biotechnology and digital creative thanks to a new partnership between seven universities and colleges across the East of England.

The EIRA project – meaning Enabling Innovation: Research to Application – was awarded £4.7m from Research England’s Connecting Capability Fund and is now open for applications from Read more

Drones: Solutions and opportunities for the UK transport industry

The Transport Systems Catapult will bring together experts from the drone industry and transport industry professionals to explore the uses and challenges to implementation of drone technology in the UK transport industry, at a new one-day event in Milton Keynes.

Drones or UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are quickly developing into to a technology with potential for a Read more


Crave Interactive named top-rated guest room tablet provider in 2019 HotelTechAwards

Biztech member Crave Interactive, the world leading developer of cloud-based digital guest service solutions for hotels, has announced it has been named 2019’s top-rated Guest Room Tablet provider by Hotel Tech Report, marking the second consecutive win for the technology company in the HotelTechAwards.

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Manufacturing Careers Guide to tackle industry skills shortage

Cranfield University has released a Manufacturing Careers Guide to encourage more people to take up a career in manufacturing.

The essential guide comprises of a number of career profiles to demonstrate the extensive job opportunities and career progression routes that are available to those working within the industry.

Professor Rajkumar Roy, Director of Read more

EngagingSmartCities - a toolkit to avoid inadvertent exclusion

This event, on Monday December 10 in Milton Keynes, launches the toolkit, EngagingSmartCities.

Presenting examples of good practice, this toolkit helps smart city creators from tech, government and the third sector to avoid inadvertent exclusion in the smart city. In this way, the toolkit aims to increase equality and widen participation in smart city projects.

This toolkit is designed for smart city practitioners and is based on two years of academic research from the Smart Read more



Biztech are seeking contacts who have a story to share and want to tell others in the innovation and technology community.

Biztech are happy to showcase successes from the region to demonstrate how Milton Keynes and the surrounding area can offer a significnt contribution to the development of the local, national and global economy.

We ideally want to hear from technology businesses who want to attract partners and support from the local region, so they may benefit from this communty of professionals, entrepreneurs and academics.  If you want to get involved then become a Member and join one of our Expert Groups.




Great Events:

Ensure you are at the centre of important business technology issues arcoss the region. You can present at, sponsor or sit on a panel at one of our regular industry-leading business technology seminars, highlighting key issues faced by companies now and going forward.

  • Member discounts to industry events and conferences
  • Members get first opportunities to speak at events
  • Sponsorship opportunities available to members
  • Networking opportunities with other industry leading members
  • Bespoke and partner presentations for your company

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Excellent Resources:

Ensure stay ahead of the game by using the Bizech directory and resources to educate yourself and your staff about the strength of business technology providers in the region.


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