Southampton-based radiation detection and identification hardware company Symetrica has raised £3 million to support its expansion in the US. Parkwalk and Nesta led the round, which also included follow-on investments from Tennants Ventures, Albion Investments, and Technology Venture Partners. Founded in 2002 by the former head of Physics and Astrophysics at Southampton University, Symetrica builds […]
Yesterday, Tech.eu attended an event in Brussels organised by open innovation advisory firm Mind the Bridge and UK-based innovation foundation Nesta, meant to highlight and award the corporates that are doing the most to support startups across Europe. During the event, which was attended by Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for research, science and innovation, the […]
Cisco has come out on top of Europe’s 25 Corporate Startup Stars, a ranking of corporates working with startups. The rankings, by Nesta and the Startup Europe Partnership (SEP), were revealed today at the Startup Europe Summit in Berlin. Cisco was recognised for its Cisco Investments portfolio, which includes Startupbootcamp, and incubation program Cisco Entrepreneurs […]
Nesta and the Startup Europe Partnership have a released a new report that explores how corporates can collaborate with startups (and vice versa) in a meaningful way.
New research suggests that London is the best EU city when it comes to support for digital entrepreneurs. See below to find out why, and which other cities score highly:
As the European Commission prepares a long-term strategy for realising a ‘Digital Single Market’ in Europe – to be presented in May – we’d like to invite you to an online survey and share your views.