New technology transfer network set to accelerate innovation in the Midlands

The Midlands Innovation group of universities has launched the largest collaboration between university technology transfer offices in the UK, to attract investment and management talent to the region. The Midlands Innovation Commercialisation of Research Accelerator (MICRA) will share best practice and share resources across technology transfer offices in Midlands universities. The partnership will support the…

€3.16million for European Life Science Businesses

                                      Life science businesses can learn all about new plans to improve personalised healthcare, at an Interreg North-West Europe event, hosted by the University of Leicester and supported by Medilink Midlands. The free CoDex4SMEs roadshow will take place on Thursday,…

Sustainable Health and Care Forum and Awards

Booking is now open for the only sector wide conference and exhibition for sustainability in health – bringing together thought leaders, private and  public sector experts driving the innovation and technology to enable a sustainable NHS and health sector. Delegates will hear about and discuss how national strategies, innovative solutions and emerging thinking are delivering triple bottom line…

Brexit: what it means for the life sciences sector

The Office for Life Sciences have published several documents, which aim to provide further clarity to the sector on preparations for exiting the EU. Implementation period: what it means for the life sciences sector This document sets out what recent developments, such as agreement on the terms of an implementation period, would mean for the life sciences…

Grant Thornton becomes founding Strategic Partner of new Midlands-wide life sciences and med-tech sector champion

Business and financial adviser Grant Thornton in Birmingham has become the founding strategic partner of Medilink Midlands, a new organisation created to support and promote innovation and economic growth in the region’s life sciences and medical technology sector. Medilink Midlands has been formed as a strategic body to support its current 250-strong membership of businesses,…