The deadline for applications to enter the SME Growth Package Competition is less than one week away. Announced at last month’s AWS User Group Meet-Up, the competition prize package is designed to help start-up and small businesses scale, boost competitive advantage and innovative capabilities. The fast-track growth packages,...

FOCUS ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND ROBOTICS   Visit dates: Tuesday 9 April – Friday 12 April 2019 Closing date for applications: Wednesday 27 February 2019 Innovate UK’s Global Business Innovation Programme (GBIP), delivered by Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), is organising a visit to the Netherlands for innovative businesses...

The Rt Hon Philip Hammond, Chancellor of Exchequer, visited Sensor City last week to see first-hand the breadth of entrepreneurialism taking place in the North West and the support available to early stage companies. Welcomed by Dr Joanne Phoenix, Interim Executive Director at Sensor City and...

Technical innovation centre, Sensor City, has launched a competition to give SMEs the chance to win a fast-track growth package worth up to £10,000.   Announced at the AWS User Group Meet-Up, the package is designed to help start-up and small businesses scale, boost competitive advantage and...

Time is running out to register for fully-funded support from LCR 4.0, a part ERDF-funded support programme helping SMEs in the manufacturing space embrace Industry 4.0 technologies. To date, LCR 4.0 has helped over 197 SMEs in Liverpool, Knowsley, Halton, St Helens, Sefton and Wirral explore...

The Financial Times has listed LCR 4.0 as one of its ‘Top 100 European digital champions. The business support programme – which is part-funded by ERDF – has supported nearly 200 local manufacturing SMEs since its launch in November 2016 and continues to engage with...