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November 13th 2023

Autumn news from companies in our innovation centres

There have been many exciting developments for companies in our two innovation centres, the Wood Centre for Innovation and the Oxford Centre for Innovation In case you’ve missed any of the good news, we’ve put together a collection of highlights from the past few months. New companies in our centres We’re pleased to have […]

November 9th 2023

A Celebration of Innovation with Oxford Hospitals Charity

Wood Centre for Innovation based Oxford Hospitals Charity, together with Leonardo Royal Hotel Oxford, hosted the Oxfordshire science and business community at an inspirational event on the 6th of November to showcase some of the groundbreaking clinical projects supported by the charity. It was a celebration of innovation with impact! A […]

October 11th 2023

Five minutes with NavLive co-founders Dr David Wisth and Prof Maurice Fallon

University of Oxford spinout NavLive has recently joined the community of inspiring deep-tech start-ups at our Oxford Centre for Innovation. With its advanced 3D mapping technology, it aims to create new norms in the complex management of building sites, bringing economic benefits to the building and construction sector. We spoke to its co-founders, […]

September 27th 2023

Fusion technology company Oxford Sigma relocates HQ to Oxford Centre for Innovation

Oxford Sigma has returned to Oxford’s city centre to accelerate fusion materials technology commercialisation to help tackle climate change and resolve energy security, with new global headquarters at our Oxford Centre for Innovation.

September 14th 2023

Oxford Sigma Annual Summer Internship Programme A Success For Next Generation Fusion Skills Development

This year saw Oxford Sigma’s largest internship intake to date over the summer of 2023.

August 10th 2023

Five Minutes with CardMedic’s co-founders Rachael and Tim Grimaldi

Award-winning healthtech start-up CardMedic has joined the community of pioneering science and tech companies in The Oxford Trust’s Oxford Centre for Innovation. We spoke to CEO Rachael Grimaldi and MD Tim Grimaldi, to find out more about their digital platform to aid communication between healthcare professionals and patients, and their fundamental quest to […]

July 24th 2023

Summer updates from companies in our innovation centres

With each season, we are pleased to celebrate the many successes and developments in the companies in our innovation centres. In this summer update, we celebrate fund raises, expansion and growth, recognition, and more. Here are some key highlights we’ve collected over the past few months. Funding Through UK Research […]

July 12th 2023

Infleqtion wins funding to develop and manufacture the UK’s first optical atomic clock

Quantum tech company Infleqtion UK, based in our Oxford Centre for Innovation, has announced a major funding award from Innovate UK to support the development of a new type of optical atomic clock and boost its manufacturing capabilities for quantum-enabled technology.

June 14th 2023

Five minutes with Lily Elsner, CEO of Jack Fertility

The Oxford Trust welcomed a new science & tech company to the Wood Centre for Innovation this month. Jack Fertility is a young start-up with a big mission. They aim to change the conversation about fertility and address a gender imbalance in the lack of fertility testing and support available to men. […]