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Innovate UK GBIP Event

May 23, 2024

Delighted to welcome the Innovate UK Global Business Innovation Programme – Get Ready Workshop Singapore to Charnwood Campus Science Innovation and Technology Park as part of the preparation phase, prior to their 5-day innovation visit to focus on identifying opportunities and developing innovation projects in Singapore. Wonderful that colleagues from Singapore were able to be … Read more

WeDiscover STEM Challenge

May 23, 2024

Schools can win £1,000 by teaming pupils up with industry to tackle STEM Challenge Pupils have a chance to win £1,000 of prizes – by presenting their sustainability ideas to industry experts. Schools and colleges from across Leicester and Leicestershire are invited to describe how they would make small changes to improve the sustainability of … Read more

Medilink Midlands hosts regional life sciences showcase for City of Brampton, Canada delegation

May 17, 2024

Life sciences industry association Medilink Midlands welcomed the City of Brampton, Canada delegation to the Midlands on 15 May to showcase some of the leading life sciences and medtech facilities based in the region. Delegates included the City of Brampton’s Clare Barnett, Director of Economic Development & International Relations, Fouzia Younas MBE, UK Consul General … Read more

Winners of Leicestershire Innovation Awards 2024 are revealed

March 22, 2024

The winners of Leicestershire Innovation Awards 2024 were revealed at an event at SportPark in Loughborough. Dozens of finalists across 10 categories gathered last night for the sixth annual awards. They were joined by Leicestershire Innovation Festival sponsors, guests, and presenter Martin Ballard. Three other special awards were presented on the evening, each recognising outstanding … Read more

Transition begins after LLEP helps bring £860m into Leicester and Leicestershire

March 19, 2024

The impact of the Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) over the last 13 years was celebrated during an event at the National Space Centre. The business-led strategic development body helped to bring almost £860 million of investment into Leicester and Leicestershire between 2011 and 2024. The LLEP worked with partners and government on more … Read more

Regulatory Innovation in the Life Sciences

December 4, 2023

A Charnwood Campus Cluster Business Support event, part of a series of events to celebrate the achievements and support the growth of the life science organisations clustered around Charnwood Campus Science, Innovation and Technology Park. Leading regulatory experts, life sciences companies, medtech manufacturers, entrepreneurs and innovators gathered at Charnwood Campus, as part of the 2023 … Read more

Innovative Leicestershire – Supported by a Successful Supply Chain

October 30, 2023

A Charnwood Campus Cluster event in partnership with Medilink Midlands, part of a series of events to celebrate the achievements and support the growth of the life science organisations clustered around Charnwood Campus Science, Innovation and Technology Park. Local companies, Council leaders, entrepreneurs, researchers, and stakeholders gathered at Charnwood Campus to celebrate the Leicestershire Life … Read more

£4.6m investment will bring 222 jobs to world-class lab space

October 25, 2023

More than 200 jobs will be created through a £4.6m investment in revamping laboratory space at Charnwood Campus. Highly-specialised lab space, which is currently unused, is to be reactivated to create a world-class biochemistry building. The project will enable a research organisation to expand into the LLEP area. And it will mean existing facilities can … Read more

Innovative Leicestershire – A Life Sciences Success Story

September 26, 2023

A Charnwood Campus Cluster event in partnership with Medilink Midlands, part of a series of events to celebrate the achievements and support the growth of the life science organisations clustered around Charnwood Campus Science, Innovation and Technology Park. Local companies, Council leaders, entrepreneurs, researchers, and stakeholders gathered at Charnwood Campus to celebrate the Leicestershire Life … Read more

Transitioning from academia to industry and growing your career: A masterclass.

September 11, 2023

A Charnwood Campus Cluster NHS and Academia Collaboration Platform event in partnership with the University of Leicester Institute for Precision Health, part of a series of events to support the growth and success of the life science organisations clustered around Charnwood Campus Science, Innovation and Technology Park. Over 100 Early Career Researchers, Industry leaders and … Read more