Report finds Bristol & Bath is a UK hotspot for FinTech entrepreneurs
The Bristol & Bath region has one of the strongest FinTech ecosystems in the UK with a high number of fast-growing FinTech startups and scaleups, according to a new report from regional strategy consulting firm Whitecap Consulting.
NCR Corporation, a global enterprise technology company for the retail, hospitality and banking industries has announced the acquisition of Bath-based Zynstra, a retail tech firm that provides edge virtualization technology.
Property consultancy Carter Jonas has completed the design and conversion of a new headquarters totalling approximately 19,500 sq ft for Roper Rhodes.
The supplier of bathroom furniture commissioned Carter Jonas to design a new headquarters to accommodate its growth, with increased operational efficiency and promoting the performance and productivity of employees as priorities
Bath & West Community Energy are pleased to announce the launch of Community Solar 2020, a new programme to install free community owned solar power on commercial, school and community buildings in Bath & North East Somerset.
Free installation of solar power
Community Solar 2020 will offer free solar panel installations for non-domestic buildings e.g. business premises, schools and community buildings.
Join Bath Digital Festival each month for BDF Third Thursday - a monthly gathering to connect, to think, to drink and to build a better city.
Following the success of BDF2019's "Third Thursday" event, Bath Digita Festival is super-excited to let you know that they will be carrying on their Third Thursday get-togethers every month ... all the way up to BDF2020. If you would like to come along, please add yourself to the list - so they can keep you informed.
The Department for International Trade in the South West are hosting the Southern Europe meets Southern England Roadshow on the 25th February – 26th February in Exeter and Bristol.
These events will be showcasing export opportunities in key Southern European markets to export ready companies in the Southern UK regions. Companies will have the opportunity to book 1-2-1 meetings with a delegation of DIT Commercial Officers.
The Commercial Officers are interested in meeting Southern England companies from the following sectors and sub-sectors:
The West of England Combined Authority (WECA) is looking to understand employers' views on the availability, quality and impact of Careers Education, Advice and Guidance services for both young people and adults. Effective careers guidance is an essential part of an integrated employment, skills and education system and ensures local residents can be connected and responsive to the local labour market. WECA currently delivers support services for adults through Future Bright and for young people through the careers hub.
The West of England Combined Authority (WECA) has opened up a new round of applications for businesses to join their Creative Scale Up Programme with a deadline of 31 March 2020. This is a £1.3 million Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) funded pilot programme which will explore how best to support businesses in the creative industries sector to grow whilst encouraging investment into the sector.