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Wambiz co-founder Harry Jawanda

£2m deal for Birmingham tech firm

Wambiz sells intellectual property rights to education group Tribal

The team from ART Business Loans (from left): Graham Donaldson, Martin Edmonds, Roz Haque, Andy King, Chris Allen-Lloyd, Barbara Seaton and chief executive Steve Walker

Landmark birthday for ART Business Loans

Finance body set up to help city's small businesses access finance is celebrating 20 years of support

Tech 'will be fastest-growing sector' in Greater Birmingham

New report says more companies are looking at Birmingham as an alternative to London

Birmingham Institute of Forest Research has been crowned RICS 2017 West Midlands project of the year

University of Birmingham sweeps board at RICS Awards

Institute scores quartet of wins at annual awards including project of the year for its research into the effects of CO2 on woodland

Labs by London Midland hub at iCentrum in Birmingham

New rail apps aim to keep London Midland passengers on track

Rail operator working with Birmingham tech companies to develop innovations and ideas which are set to improve passengers' journeys

Tech start-up firms working in the Labs by London Midland hub at iCentrum in Birmingham

London Midland backs tech firms to boost train journeys

Rail operator is supporting ten start-up companies to create new technology products which will improve passengers' journeys

CGI of the new Maker Wharf building

Innovation Birmingham reveals latest development plans

Maker Wharf will be a home to fabrication and prototyping facility and will sit next to iCentrum complex

Innovation Birmingham Campus is set to almost double by 2020

Innovation Birmingham on hunt for backers to continue expansion

Investment-for-equity bid from campus as it seeks new financial support to almost double the size of technology park

Innovation Birmingham Campus will share new funding worth £2.05m

£2m funding for Birmingham tech entrepreneurs

New capital will enable a trio of Birmingham institutions the chance to mentor and support up-and-coming tech companies and SMEs

Victoria Masso, Meraki Sound; Sandra Benbow, Aston University.

Guests enjoy summer party at Innovation Birmingham

Over 200 people attended Innovation Birmingham’s annual Summer Tech BBQ

The team at Kaido (from left): Chief technology officer Mick Westman, founder Rich Westman, sales and marketing Ben Buckley and lead developer Karl Barber

Tech firm Kaido accepted onto Microsoft programme

Birmingham-based digital health company will work with experts from global tech giant to help it bring a new product to market

Jonathan Keeling, head of partnerships at Crowdcube (left) and Cliff Dennett, head of business development at Innovation Birmingham

Innovation Birmingham teams up with Crowdcube

New partnership will see start-up companies at the campus benefit from new deal with crowdfunding platform

Uber founder Travis Kalanick (centre) with Mary Matthews, founder of Birmingham-based Memrica, and the other winners of the UberPITCH competition at a meeting in Berlin

Uber invests in Birmingham tech firm

Famous taxi app has injected capital into Memrica which has developed a service to help people living with everyday memory problems

From left: Co-founders of Bazaar66 Jack Telford and Martin Jones with business development director John Prapas

Birmingham tech entrepreneurs launch new business search engine

Bazaar66 is a review community aiming to help consumers choose a marketplace with confidence

Prem Moti, technical director, Conigital

Conigital shares £2m funding to develop driverless vehicles

British consortium wins government cash to run a project aimed at improving accessibility of transport for those who struggle to travel independently

Chief executive Shana Owen (centre) with the brightLET team

New commercial ventures for brightLET

Digital letting firm based at Innovation Birmingham Campus expands offer into commercial market

Ray O'Donoghue, managing director for Barclays in the Midlands, speaking ahead of the launch of Eagle Lab at iCentrum in Birmingham

Eagle Lab soars into action to help Birmingham start ups

New facility set to provide breeding ground to grow city's fledging businesses

Mary Matthews, founder of Memrica

Birmingham tech entrepreneur wins Uber competition

Founder of memory aid app Memrica is one of four European winners after successfully pitching to investors

Stuart Young, managing director of Etive Technologies

Birmingham tech firm signs trio of new digital data contracts

Etive Technologies is working with three authorities to help them manage their tenants' data and digital identity


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