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MediWales Innovation Awards 2018 Winners Announced
This week guests from industry, the NHS, government and academia gathered for the MediWales Innovation Awards, celebrating the year’s biggest achievements in the Welsh life sciences sector. The black tie event was held on 4th December at Cardiff’s National Museum of Wales and delivered with support from BioWales, the Welsh Government’s Healthcare Technology, Strategy &…
Bond Digital Health: Menu of Services
Bond Digital Health is a software consultancy developing bespoke “App & Cloud” digital solutions for innovators in the Life Sciences sector. Our digital tools enable developers of POC tests, diagnostics, biosensors and wearable tech to collect and manage their valuable data so that they can refine it for clinical, scientific and commercial gain. We have…
Former student Sal helps create new friendship between universities
A new transatlantic academic partnership has been established thanks to a former Swansea University student. Sal Lalani, who graduated with a degree in Economics in 1967, returned to Swansea along with leaders and key members of staff from Montana State University. They visited the Swansea campus and held talks about forging further links and…
Swansea University to Co-Host Inaugural Biopesticide Summit
Swansea University and Swansea University-based company Bionema Ltd are to host the inaugural Biopesticide Summit next year to address the pressing need to develop alternatives to chemical pesticides. The recent banning of chemical pesticides by the European Union (EU) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggests that there are significant risks to food security, human health…
Do Investors Feel SAD During Winter?
Investors have long debated the effect that the shorter days and cold weather have on markets. Now, analysis from Brewin Dolphin – one of the UK’s leading wealth managers – has suggested that it tends to be a positive time for share indices.
Development Bank of Wales Announce £3m Investment in Motokiki
Maven Capital Partners (“Maven”) and the Development Bank of Wales have confirmed a £3 million equity investment in Motokiki, Britain’s first truly independent vehicle tyre comparison website.
Gearing Up For Growth – BIC Innovation provide November’s Expert Advice
BIC Innovation is a well-established private consultancy operating throughout Wales and beyond. Specialising in business innovation to support growth, we have strengths in research and development, manufacturing processes, export, finance and busine
Bionema Ltd and Swansea University to host inaugural Biopesticide Summit in 2019
Swansea University and Swansea University-based company Bionema Ltd are to host the inaugural Biopesticide Summit next year to address the pressing need to develop alternatives to chemical pesticides.
EKF raises £22.25m with spin-out placing
Penarth-headquartered medical equipment company EKF has raised a total of £22.25m with the listing of a spin-out company after receiving proceeds from a restricted offer to current shareholders.
£180m Funding Confirmed to Deliver Health and Social Care in Wales
Plans to deliver a seamless health and social care system, which supports people to live healthy and independent lives, will receive a £180m funding boost next year, Ministers announced.