ACCELERATOR, a part of London Metropolitan University
A specialist business incubator in Shoreditch, the heart of London’s ICT and digital media community. They specialise in the incubation of, and delivery of business development programs for high value, innovative, growing businesses in information and communication technology, interactive media, e-learning and design. They offer a range of help, support, advice and events for those interested in going into business for themselves.
AL-SAAD FOUNDATION FOR KNOWLEDGE AND SCIENTIFICRESEARCH
Founded in 2012 as a dedication for the historical heritage of late Amir of Kuwait H.H Sheikh Saad Al-Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah, may Allah’s mercy be upon him, with the aim to raise human development through social research, public advocacy in education, development of scientific knowledge, social change based on data and research.
BRITISH INVENTORS SHOW
The UK’s Largest Longest Running Exhibition ofInvention, Innovation & Technology
THE CROWDHELIX NETWORK
An Open Innovation network for universities, research organisations, and businesses seeking funding from the EU’s €95 billion ‘Horizon Europe’ programme. The Crowdhelix Network is open to applications from any organisation, of any size, anywhere in the world, that can demonstrate a strategic commitment to collaborative research and innovation.
EUROPEAN WOMEN ASSOCIATION (EWA)
A global platform that empowers female founders by establishing a strong and safe foundation for women-led projects and initiatives.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AWARENESS NETWORK(IPAN)
An independent, not for profit, inclusive membership organisation, committed to championing the importance and understanding of intellectual property (IP) of businesses, large and small. It is unique in the UK in bringing together people who are users of IP in their work from IP rich industry sectors, educationalists teaching IP awareness, IP experts and anyone who has an interest or something to contribute or who would just like to know more about IP and make connections.
With offices in Spain, Turkey and the United Kingdom, Innovtek are a team of expert scientists, technologists, strategists, engineers, programmers, IP experts, and support staff. They include inventors and game-changers that have earned their success by bringing cutting-edge ideas and technologies to the market. This expertise and experience give them a true understanding of their clients by helping to develop their ideas from concept through to development and commercialisation.
INSTITUTE OF PATENTEES & INVENTORS (IPI)
The IPI runs “Ask An Expert Scheme” by the British Library. This provides a free one to one advisory session for an hour under a strict ‘confidentiality’ arrangement for members or anyone else. This is hosted on behalf of the library by the President of the I.P.I.Mark Sheahan, an “Inventor In Residence”, every second Thursday. This Inventors Workshop is by appointment and is highly popular.
KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER NETWORK (KTN) UK
KTN exists to connect innovators with new partners and new opportunities beyond their existing thinking—accelerating ambitious ideas into real-world solutions.
ROYAL SOCIETY OF ARTS (RSA)
The royal society for arts, manufactures and commerce is committed to a future that works for everyone. A future where we can all participate in its creation. RSA unites people with ideas and are at the forefront of realising societal change for over 250 years.
WinTRADEWeek was formed to sustain and feed the flow of inspiration, energy and enthusiasm to women in business; passionate women who want to be at the cutting edge of new, creative, technological business ideas and global trends.As well as offering a platform for connecting women in business 24/7, WinTrade facilitates a week-long convention to build the net worth of those networks.
YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY
Yaba College of Technology, the cradle of Higher Education in Nigeria was established in 1947. YABATECH as it is fondly referred to attained autonomous and independent status in 1969 by virtue of Decree 23 which granted it the exclusive mandate to provide full-time and part-time courses of instruction and training in Technology, Applied Science, Commerce and Management and in such other fields of applied learning relevant to technical, vocational and industrial needs of Nigeria.