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University of Plymouth to manage Tremough Innovation Centre

Plymouth University has signed a 25-year management contract, to operate on behalf of Cornwall Council the new innovation centre at Tremough

The UK Space Agency becomes an executive agency of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills today.

This will see the Agency taking over responsibility for the majority of the UK’s commitment to space exploration and science.

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Creative, Dynamic, Innovative: England's South Westfibreoptic

The South West of England is a vibrant and diverse region. Its stunning natural environment is also home to cutting edge technologies, scientific expertise and a creative and dynamic population.

The South West Science and Industry Council (SWSIC) works to ensure that the natural talent and technical skill that exist in the South West is brought together to drive innovation.

Because great ideas need support to grow.

Innovation Forums

Innovation Forums enable South West businesses to access public funding and support for innovation.

There are no more events planned at present but you can find out more about the organisations showcased and presentations available on our past events page.

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Business Technology Centres are collaborative partnerships between business and research based organisations that will form centres of global technological expertise.

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Visit the Science South West YouTube Channel to watch the inspiring presentations given at our events or enjoy the innovation related films we have selected for you.



From sustainable surfboards to groundbreaking vaccines, visit our Case Studies section and discover just how innovative the South West of England really is. 

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