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Innovation Birmingham Campus-based Petalite launches campaign to raise £30,000 for production of portable, eco-friendly smartphone battery

Innovation Birmingham Campus-based start-up Petalite is gearing up for the launch of its £30,000 crowdfunding campaign on Over 600 people have pre-registered to order a portable, smartphone life-extending Petalite battery when the first batch comes off the production line


£500,000 of investment in 12 months for Innovation Birmingham Campus-based Learning Labs

Innovation Birmingham Campus-based Learning Labs Ltd, which has created an innovative method of learning languages through the use of custom printed Post-it Notes, has secured a second round of funding. The custom-printed notes – called FlashSticks – have been developed


City planners give iCentrumTM the green light as waiting list grows for space at the Innovation Birmingham Campus

Birmingham City Council has given the green light for Innovation Birmingham’s iCentrumTM building. The scheme will enable much-needed expansion of the Innovation Birmingham Campus, located off Holt Street, next to Aston University. Funding is in place to ensure work can



Interactive Workshop on the 7 Core Tasks of Successful Leaders

This workshop is the first e4f Inspire workshop – attendees will have a chance to learn from the other members of the Inspire Programme as well as learn and discuss their business challenges with Steve McNulty, serial entrepreneur, coach to CEOs and


Aston Business School hosting free London Stock Exchange (LSE) event

Aston Business School hosting free London Stock Exchange (LSE) event Aston Business School is hosting a London Stock Exchange event for SMEs, to give small and medium sized businesses an insight into what it is like to float on the


Big Data – from Science and Medicine to Business Innovation

Data collection and exploitation is a growing phenomenon.  Every single minute, the world generates 1.7 million billion bytes of data; over 6 megabytes of data for each person every day. As a result, the data sector is growing by 40%