The Oxford Vaccine Group, working with the Jenner Institute on the Covid-19 trials, is using laundry services by Oxwash, the eco-friendly start-up. TechTribe Oxford asked chief operating officer Tom de Wilton how the firm faced the challenge of sterilising textiles with minimum carbon emissions.
As UK business prepares for a measured exit from lockdown, an online conference for early stage investors explored new ways for firms to survive and flourish in what will become a ‘new normal.’
An Oxford University research project is tracking behaviour during lockdown to inform decisions about organising energy provision in a post-lockdown world.
Games developers who have worked on some of the highest rated titles in recent years are now applying their skills to create software for autonomous vehicles. Oxford-based Oxbotica has stepped up recruitment of developers from the video games industry and now has a team of 12 in its ranks.
The roles of Oxfordshire’s academic, life sciences and business communities in the fight against Covid-19 were topics explored in a recent podcast discussion hosted by property firm Bidwells.
Mark Evans, chief executive of 3D imaging firm Adaptix, and business advisor Ian Tracey share their experience of preparing for and winning grants, while Metro Bank regional director Ashley Keen reports on the bank's response to loan applications.
Sixty homes in Oxford’s Blackbird Leys will be the first to have low carbon ground source heat pumps installed as part of Energy Superhub Oxford (ESO).
Matthew Cobb’s book charts the history of efforts to understand the brain and brings us up to date with the latest developments in neuroscience.
The Oxford Foundry (OXFO) has launched an action plan to accelerate solutions to the problems caused by the coronavirus. 13 of its startups are engaged.
Oxford Direct Services (ODS) has taken delivery of nine electric vehicles (EV’s) as part of Energy Superhub Oxford (ESO), a £41m project designed to integrate and dramatically decarbonise energy, heat and transport systems across the city.
Starting on 23 April, over a thousand volunteers will receive a Covid-19 candidate vaccine in trials led by Prof Sarah Gilbert at Oxford's Jenner Institute.
Healthcare workers are not in it for the money, nor because it is safest. Nye Health's comms solutions enable care to continue remotely through the crisis.
Ox:Agile – Why do you keep bugging me with those irrelevant questions? Project managers are your friends, really they are. In this talk Elsevier’s John Hunt demystifies why project managers still ask so many of the same old questions, covering what a project manager does in an agile world, how ways of working have changed and how to get the best out of them. 7 to 9pm. Book here
NHS applications – interoperability workshop To sell into the NHS integration with existing systems is essential. Engineers from InterSystems join TheHill for a workshop about how these systems work and how to ensure products benefits from this integration. Participants will also have the chance to join TheHill’s NHS Market Access Accelerator cohort and gain insight into its forthcoming open API bootcamp. 11 am to 12.30pm. Book here
SAE Extra: Tips for a career in TV with Producer/Director Winston Gallagher Learn some top tips on how to forge a career in the TV industry in this virtual masterclass with Winston Gallagher, whose credits include Attenborough and the Giant Elephant, A League Of Their Own – European Road Trip, Travel Man, Snackmasters and The Gadget Show. Hosted by SAE and ScreenTalk Oxfordshire. Book here