Digital Opportunities | Summary, slides + photos

Barriers to entry into the real estate market for tech start-ups, and the challenges around updating archaic systems for property companies, formed a large part of the discussion at a proptech event delivered by Place North West and Virgin Media Business.

Techspace One

Techspace One completes at Daresbury

Practical completion has been achieved at Techspace One, a three-storey building made up of 46,000 sq ft of laboratories, grade A office accommodation, meeting hubs and breakout areas at the Sci-Tech Daresbury enterprise zone.

Thomas Renn

NW in 2017: The next digital wave

We’re in the midst of a second digital revolution and it’s incredibly fascinating, challenging and inspiring to be living in an era which has given birth to disruptive businesses in the sharing economy, writes Thomas Renn.

Neo Lounge 2

Penketh first in at Bruntwood’s Neo

Office interiors firm Penketh Group has agreed to take the whole 4,700 sq ft eighth floor at Bruntwood's digital-led office scheme on Portland Street.

Rise Manchester

AS 2016: Support promised for digital economy

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.