Tech Section Contacts


Main contacts:


Innovate UK


Innovate UK


Innovate UK is the new name for the Technology Strategy Board. As the UK's innovation agency, its aim is simple – to accelerate economic growth by stimulating and supporting business-led innovation.

To explore its 2011 -15 Concept to Commercialisation strategy, together with other information about Innovate UK. visit




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Nesta is an innovation charity with a mission to help people and organisations bring great ideas to life.

It aims to support the best and brightest ideas by providing investments and grants and by using research, networks and skills to help these ideas take root and flourish.

For more information, visit


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The Knowledge Transfer Network is a new company launched on April 1st 2014. Its primary goal is to help UK industry profit and grow from innovative technology enabled products, processes and services.

The KTN accelerates innovation; stimulating and facilitating the conversion of ideas into new products and services that benefit the UK economically, socially and environmentally. It employs over 150 business-, design- and science-literate connectors to build links between sectors, bringing together people who wouldn't usually meet, and fostering creativity across all domains of technology.

Contact details:
Alison Buckley
Marketing and Communications Manager
Tel: +44 (0)1928 513442




techUK represents the companies and technologies that are defining today the world that we will live in tomorrow

More than 850 companies are members of techUK. Collectively they employ more than 500,000 people, about half of all tech sector jobs in the UK. These companies range from leading FTSE 100 companies to new innovative start-ups. The majority of our members are small and medium sized businesses.

techUK is committed to helping its members and the sector grow.

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