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XJTAG launches a Million Dollar Product Giveaway

XJTAG launches a million dollar product giveaway at Productronica to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the IEEE 1149.1 Standard for boundary scan.

12-11-2019
  Indonesian man in silhouette Credit: kilarov zaneit

Patients experiencing mild to moderate mental health issues could be managed effectively by GP practices, suggests new research from the University of Cambridge. This could also help reduce the stigma faced by these individuals. However, specialist treatment may still prove more cost-effective in the long term, say the researchers.

12-11-2019
St John's Innovation Centre - external view

Cash savings platform, Insignis Cash Solutions, has moved office to St John’s Innovation Centre.The relocation comes as a result of the company’s phenomenal growth over the past year.  The new facility will provide staff with much-needed space to accommodate astronomical growth.

12-11-2019
A drone in flight

The much talked about drone registration and education scheme, that requires all owners and flyers of drones to register and take an online test, opened for business this week.

12-11-2019

RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2019-2029, the global annual survey of the RFID industry by analysts IDTechEx, reveals that in 2019 the number of passive RFID tags sold will increase by 13% over 2018.

12-11-2019

Leading law firm, BDB Pitmans, is pleased to announce that it is relocating its Cambridge office from 51 Hills Road to 50-60 Station Road, in the heart of Cambridge’s re-developed city quarter. The new premises will be operational immediately.

12-11-2019
 Backstich owner Alice Synge

With the help of Indie Cambridge - the community of ‘real’ Cambridge - Cambridge Network continues its weekly exploration of the best independent shops, cafés, restaurants, people, businesses, venues and events in Cambridge and the surrounding area. This week:  Backstitch.

11-11-2019
Podcast hosts James Parton and Adelina Chalmers with guest Jérome Joaug

Episode 15 of the business podcast Scaling, Failing & Prevailing talks to Jérome Joaug.

11-11-2019
Saxophonist Amy Dickson

The 2019 Cambridge Music Festival - now underway - offers a hugely varied repertoire from Handel’s coronation anthems performed by the Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, with the Academy of Ancient Music, to music that explores sound almost for its own sake with Gérard Grisey’s Talea, haunting and mysterious, performed by Explore Ensemble.

11-11-2019
Darwin Tree of Life project logo and graphic

An unprecedented insight to the diverse range of species on the British Isles will be made possible by Wellcome funding to the Darwin Tree of Life Project. 

11-11-2019
(l-r) Ruth Logan, partner, Stuart Wilkinson, new office managing partner and Lauren Houghton, associate partner, all of EY.

EY has announced the promotion of Stuart Wilkinson to new Office Managing Partner in Cambridge to lead the office and continue its growth in the East region. He takes over the reins from Nick Gomer who is retiring from the business after 40 years.

11-11-2019
St Marys School Turf Cutting_MATTHEW POWER PHOTOGRAPHY

Last Thursday (7 November) marked the beginning of a new era for sport at both Homerton College and St Mary’s School, Cambridge, with a special turf-cutting ceremony to launch their ambitious new Long Road development.

11-11-2019
Cover of Savills report: The Oxford-Cambridge Arc

The Oxford-Cambridge Arc has the potential to create up to 1.1 million new jobs by 2050 if the required new infrastructure is delivered, according to new research from Savills. An additional 9.6 million sq ft (891,869 sq m) of office and R&D floorspace, plus the delivery of 69 million sq ft (6.410 million sq m) of warehouse accommodation...

11-11-2019
Wimmers_ Accelerate@Babraham start-up competition awarded five ventures a cash prize of £10,000 and access to laboratory and office facilities at the Babraham Research Campus

Mundipharma joins AstraZeneca and LifeArc in providing funding for the continued development of the ‘Accelerate@Babraham’ initiative .

11-11-2019
New displays on Pye and Cambridge Instrument Company at Cambridge Museum of Technology

Cambridge Museum of Technology is delighted to have been named joint Large Museum of the Year at the Museums in Cambridgeshire Awards 2019.

11-11-2019

Abcam plc (AIM LSE: ABC), a global leader in the supply of life science research tools, today announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Expedeon Ltd, Innova Biosciences Ltd and TGR BioSciences (the “Proteomics and Immunology business”) from Expedeon AG for a cash consideration of €120 million.

11-11-2019
aerial photograh of Cambridge market taken by a drone

Cambridgeshire based commercial drone operator Ely Aviation has just closed the book on its most successful year yet.

11-11-2019

42 Technology and Western Power Distribution (WPD) have today announced the successful completion of the first UK field trials for FuseOhm, a breakthrough in low-cost monitoring that could allow all Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) to monitor the performance of every low voltage electricity substation routinely for the first time.

11-11-2019
David Cleevely CBE FREng, has been appointed Chair of the Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Committee

One of Cambridge Network's founding directors, David Cleevely CBE FREng, has been appointed as Chair of the Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Committee, which oversees the highly successful Enterprise Hub. David will replace Ian Shott CBE FREng, the founding chair of the Enterprise Committee.

11-11-2019
The CUER team with Helia at the close of the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.  Credit: Cambridge University Eco Racing (CUER)

An undergraduate team behind Helia – one of the world’s most energy-efficient cars – aims to inspire the next generation of engineers when they take the electric car on tour around schools next summer.

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