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Strategic Partners

Our Strategic Partners offer a wealth of skills and experience to support Innovation in the West of England. Contact them directly or request an introduction.


    Designability is a national charity transforming the lives of disabled people and those living with a long health term condition. We are a team of engineers and designers with a...

    Fiona Cromwell, Marketing and Communications Officer
    01225 824103,
    Dept D1 Wolfson Centre, Royal United Hospital, Bath, BA1 3NG

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    Health Tech Hub

      The Health Tech Hub helps businesses to develop and bring to market new technology solutions which promote health and wellbeing, particuarly focusing on independent living and citizen-centric health. Our mission...

      Richard Luxton, Director
      0117 328 2472,
      University of the West of England, Filton Road, Stoke Gifford, BS34 8QZ

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      Knowle West Media Centre

        Knowle West Media Centre is media arts and technology organisation that runs Bristol Living Lab and KWMC:The Factory and We Can Make – A citizen led housing programme.

        Carolyn Hassan, Director
        0117 903 0444, 07968 114 496,
        Leinster Avenue, Bristol, BS4 1NL

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        Medilink South West

          Medilink supports innovation, new product development and diversification into the sector by providing focused events, identifying potential research and commercial opportunities and providing details of the latest funding competitions.

          Richard Luxton, Director
          0117 328 2472,
          Senate House BS8 1TH

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            MediWales is the life science network and representative body for Wales. MediWales provides advice, support and business opportunities for our members, whilst promoting collaboration within the life science and health technology community both in Wales and with partners across the UK.

            Debbie Laubach, COO
            029 2047 3456,
            The Maltings, East Tyndall Street, Cardiff, CF24 5EA

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            SETsquared Partnership

              SETsquared is the world leading enterprise partnership between five research intensive Universities (Bristol, Bath, Exeter, Southampton and Surrey).  Since 2002 over 6500 companies have participated in SETsquared programmes, £1.8bn investment...

              Andrea Burroughs, Health and Wellbeing Sector Lead - Scale Up Programme
              University of Bath Innovation Centre, Carpenter House, Broad Quay, Bath, BA1 1UD

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              South West AHSN

                Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) are member led organisations within the NHS. There are 15 AHSNs in England, and they were created in 2013 with the aim of bringing together...

                Rupa Chilvers, Associate Director
                Vantage Point, Pynes Hill, Exeter, EX2 5FD

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                Wessex AHSN

                  Academic Health Science Networks (AHSNs) are member led organisations within the NHS. There are 15 AHSNs in England, and they were created in 2013 with the aim of bringing together health services,...

                  Frank Ratcliffe, Associate Director of Industry and Enterprise
                  023 8202 0840,
                  Innovation Centre, Southampton Science Park, 2 Venture Road, Chilworth, Hampshire, SO16 7NP

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