Business networking opportunities at the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards

Business leaders from across the Milton Keynes region will be able to indulge in a “festival of ideas” with success-minded entrepreneurs on Wednesday, June 24. The Biztech Bright Sparc Awards presentation is the showcase event at MKEX Technology Exhibition, being held at stadium:mk from 9am-4pm. Fredi Nonyelu, chairman of awards organiser Biztech business and technology…

Only days to go for entries to the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards (business and academic)

Business and academic leaders have urged top innovators in the region to submit their entries to the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards by Friday (May 29). The awards, exclusively for the South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) region, are looking to put the spotlight on businesses, students and academics who capitalise on moments of inspiration.…

We’re on the brink of something special in the SEMLEP region say the organisers of the Bright Sparc Awards

The UK is “on the brink of something special” say the organisers of the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards. Prime Minister David Cameron told reporters on the steps of number 10 Downing Street of his faith in the country’s future following the Conservatives’ shock victory in the general election. Fredi Nonyelu, chairman of Biztech business and…

Go!Houghton

An extraordinary new Houghton Regis bar-restaurant will be opening on Monday, May 18 with a brand new name and ethos following a significant investment. The site of the former Dog & Duck, in Parkside Drive, has been refurbished and completely redeveloped by local entrepreneur Kishor Patel. “The new bar-restaurant is called GO!Houghton,” said Kishor, revealing…

Searching for the next big idea from the region’s innovative students and academics

Top student and academic innovators from across the SEMLEP region have been invited to enter the Biztech Bright Sparc Awards. The awards recognise and reward creativity, innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit in the development of technological solutions for products and/or services in the Milton Keynes and SEMLEP region. Paul Sant, Associate Dean of UCMK, said:…