Manchester Science Partnerships and Allied London have each been awarded £2m of DCLG cash to deliver the Project Forward creative and digital workspace, following a competition run by Manchester City Council.
Philip Hammond announced an investment of more than £1bn in digital infrastructure by 2020-21 and a boost for fintech, financial technology, as he emphasised the need to improve the national technology offering.
CityVerve, the Manchester internet of things demonstrator with £10m government funding, has made its first physical installation of data-monitoring equipment, at Manchester Science Partnership’s Citylabs 1.0 on Oxford Road.
Property technology, often dubbed proptech for short, as a phenomenon is a fairly new thing, but as an industry property has actually been fairly good at adopting new technologies, writes Michael Robinson.
Networking technology provider Cisco and Manchester Science Partnerships have announced they will deliver a 11,000 sq ft technology innovation facility within No.1 MSP Central, the 70,000 sq ft block being built in Manchester.