When Sonovate secured the coveted ‘Fintech Company of the Year’ accolade at this year’s Fintech Wales Awards, it capped an incredible year, even by the astonishing standards of this extraordinary company.
Plexal, the innovation company founded by Delancey, has revealed details of a total of 108 cyber entrepreneurs, startups, SMEs and scaleups joining its Cyber Runway accelerator programme – with Wolfberry, the multi-award-winning Cardiff-headquartered Cyber Security consultancy, securing one of the 20 places allocated for the Scale stream of this DCMS backed programme.
Ultimately, Tramshed Tech and the many other co-working spaces across our region are the incubators, accelerators and ‘safe places’ that give our emerging digital enterprises the home, the testbed and the permission to Think and Do: vital ingredients for success in any market. And in our next features, we’ll be looking at some of those start-ups who have grown up in our region to become market-leaders across the world …
A delivery-focused leader and digital strategist Colan Mehaffey recently joined the Cardiff Capital Region as Head of Digital & Data Innovation.
Our previous feature focused on the educational foundation and framework that underpins digital skilling across our region - as well as looking at CCRs very own Venture Skills & Talent Hub, which has started its journey to provide a wide range of learning experiences for the fourth industrial age. There are of course many other digital courses and programmes being run across Southeast Wales, offering lifelong opportunities to skill, upskill or reskill for a role in the digital economy, as we discover below ...
Our CCR Digital Series has already shown how digital is revolutionising our priority sectors, transforming our public sector, opening up new R&D horizons - and powering data-driven services that underpin the whole economy of Southeast Wales.
Cardiff Capital Region (CCR) has today (November 10th) launched a Green Taxi ‘Try before you buy’ pilot in partnership with Welsh Government.
3 new challenges have been launched looking for innovative deployment technology via KTN’s Innovation Exchange.
With a digital revolution changing the face of enterprise in every commercial sector, it’s easy to forget that our public sector has been reshaping delivery of the frontline services relied upon by a whole population - and in the process leading a level of digital innovation that would have been unimaginable a short time ago.