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Below is a showcase of some of the programme’s biggest announcements and successes.
4 weeks ago

Panel Discussion | Using AI in Legal and Professional Services

On 21st January 2021, the STFC Hartree Centre talked to guest panellists from the legal…

1 month ago

£10.7M boost for industrial digitalisation in North West

The University of Liverpool’s Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) is leading two new programmes to boost…

2 months ago

Knowledge Quarter Liverpool reveals new community referral scheme

Successful advocates will receive up to £500 of gift vouchers (as an individual) or invoiced…

2 months ago

Immersive Technologies and their impact on manufacturing and supply chain

The VEC recently discussed what immersive technology is and its effect on manufacturing and supply…

3 months ago

Digital innovation supporting jobs and business models in Covid-19 recovery

Increased adoption of new digital technology has underpinned businesses’ response to COVID-19, with four in…

4 months ago

3 steps to unlock investment and skills in robotics and automation

The Northern Automotive Alliance (NAA) were joined by DHL Supply Chain and the Virtual Engineering…

4 months ago

Digital Strategy for Science & Manufacturing Businesses

This week, the VEC team were invited by Halton Chamber of Commerce to talk to…

5 months ago

SMEs come together for Digital Manufacturing Pitch

On Thursday 8th October 2020, Sci-Tech Daresbury co-hosted a pitching event with the LCR4 START…

5 months ago

Manufacturing Britain’s Recovery Post COVID roundtable outcome

The Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) joined the panel for Heap & Partners, “Manufacturing Britain’s Recovery”…

5 months ago

Local Business Supports Pandemic Effort with 3D Printing Technology

A Birkenhead company has used its new 3D printing expertise to develop ground-breaking ventilators and…

5 months ago

Return, Restart and Repurpose post Covid-19

The Covid-19 crisis has caused mass disruption for businesses across all sectors. The last few…

7 months ago

Game changing digital strategies for business – LCR4 START Q&A

The recent launch of the £3.9 million LCR4 START initiative presents SMEs across the Liverpool…