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Creators of Britain's Innovation Economy to Showcase the Technologies of the Future at the Fifth SETsquared Partnership Showcase 2008(October 10, 2008)
Six companies will give 10-minute presentations to an audience of around 120 venture capitalists, angel investors and high-net-worth individuals, and an additional fourteen will participate in a half-day exhibition. The event is run by the SETsquared Partnership, which brings together the resources of the Universities of
Capsant is developing a technology for creating human "micro organs" for drug testing derived from stem cells. Gnodal is promising an order of magnitude improvement in high-speed network performance for data centres. HeliSwirl's "Slugbuster" offers to change the economics and environmental footprint of offshore oil and gas production. The online "Journal of Unlikely Science" is the fast-growing brainchild of Null Hypothesis. SoftwareMining aims to defuse the time bomb created by 200 billion lines of obsolete COBOL computer code, much of it in Fortune 500 companies, and Xintronix is developing semiconductor chip technology that will make computer USB ports run more than 10X faster than they do today.
About the SETsquared Business Acceleration Centres
The SETsquared Business Acceleration Centres support early-stage, technology, high-growth potential ventures both from within and outside the universities of
Over the last 3 years, companies supported by the centres have raised over
http://www.setsquared.co.uk http://www.setsquaredpartnership.co.uk Further information: Simon Bond, Centre Director, SETsquared Partnership, University of Bath: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: +44 (0)1225 388682 Karen Brooks, Programme Director, SETsquared Partnership: Email: email@example.com Telephone: +44 (0)7810 805406 PR agency contact: Bob Jones, TechnoPR: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: +44 (0)7595 218754
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