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North West Eco-businesses offered innovation opportunities

A new £4.1 million business support project will help Cumbria businesses grow by accelerating the research and development of new products and services. Business owners are invited to Lancaster University to find out more about how an award-wining Eco-Innovation Centre could help them to grow. On Wednesday September 20th, Lancaster University will showcase work taking…
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Ten Years of Innovation

An ice cream party marks the 10th birthday of a building that has been home to a pioneering business development programme. The £8.6m Gordon Manley building, named after the famous climatologist who was the first head of Lancaster University’s Environmental Studies Department, was opened in May 2007 by the then President of the Royal Society,…
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Supporting eco-innovation in Africa

19th May 2017 Commonwealth fellows study Lancaster University’s successful model of university-business partnerships to help find solutions to Africa’s environmental challenges. Four African academics are spending two months at Lancaster University learning from some of the University’s pioneering initiatives to bring businesses, academics and policy makers together to find solutions to environmental problems. The four,…
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