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13 Nov

Invitation to Tender: ScaleUp360 Programme Workshops and Business Advice

A procurement opportunity has arisen for a bank of high growth business support specialists to supply 1-2-1 business advice and workshops to businesses and entrepreneurs in the Sheffield City Region (SCR).

11 Nov

Flood Support from Nottinghamshire County Council and Derbyshire County Council

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire County Council have announced their support for residents and businesses affected by recent flooding. Both councils are offering emergency payments of up to £300 for small businesses who have been affected by the floods.

30 Oct

Workshops at flagship iHub Innovation Centre achieve full occupancy

The £12m iHub innovation centre on Infinity Park in Derby has scored another success after its state-of-the-art hybrid workshop achieved 100% occupancy.

Pitch@Palace open for business

What is Pitch@Palace?

Pitch@Palace offers the chance to get your Tech business idea in front of a global audience of influencers who can catapult it to the next level. Established by The Duke of York, in less than three years Pitch@Palace has helped over 247 businesses grow, with some now enjoying huge global success.

So, think you’ve got a business idea that could change the world? Read on. Every Pitch@Palace is themed so we can focus on different areas of the UK Tech industry. There are two Pitches a year, so make sure you follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn and check the website to keep up with the latest news, as well as inspiration and useful links for start-ups. Human Tech will explore the potential impact of technology in our everyday lives – focusing on three areas:

Tech supporting our everyday needs – our Health, our Education, our Environment
Tech making our lives more efficient – Connecting up our homes via the Internet Of Things, Improving our Communications, Wearable Tech, and Robotics
Tech augmenting our experience of the world – through Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence

The Journey to St. James’s Palace In the run up to Pitch@Palace Boot Camp, 3 Pitch@Palace On Tour events provide Entrepreneurs from across the United Kingdom with the opportunity to learn about the Pitch@Palace programme, connect to local stakeholders and receive mentoring to develop their businesses. The winners from each Pitch@Palace On Tour event are selected to attend Pitch@Palace Boot Camp.

The next On Tour Event is in Birmingham on 14th February and the deadline to apply is 30th January. View further details.