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November 8th 2019

Head-to-Head: Ventura Digital

Ventura Digital are changing the way we look at marketing. A quick head to head with founder, Dan Spicer explained how he got here and whats happening in the marketing world at the moment.  

October 16th 2019

Creative Colchester art commission Winner

Earlier this year the Innovation Centre, Knowledge Gateway along with Creative Colchester held an open call to local artists to submit their work for a commission in the Innovation Centre.  

October 15th 2019

Head-to-Head: Arma Karma

Arma Karma, the Innovation Centres’ latest customers, are changing the way we think about insurance. A quick catch-up with founders Chris and Ben explained what, why and how they’re disrupting the Insuretech scene.  

October 15th 2019

Head-to-Head: Agile Research Ltd

Agile Research were originally looking for virtual tenancy options. Three months later they’re in their own office and using University interns to help drive the business forward. We took a minute to catch up with Nick Richmond, CEO of Agile Research to see how things are working out.  

September 20th 2019

Essex named as University Enterprise Zone

Major funding to nurture and support new digital and creative businesses has been announced as the University of Essex’s Colchester Campus is named a University Enterprise Zone. Research England and the UK Government today committed £800,000 towards the £1.3 million Accelerating Innovation at the Knowledge Gateway project. Over the next two years […]

September 12th 2019

Head-to-Head: Neil Griffin, Innovation Director at ICKG

We sit down with Innovation Director, Neil Griffin to find out a bit more about him and how he is looking forward to helping businesses at Innovation Centre, Knowledge Gateway. What is your background and what did you do before this role? I originally started in the hospitality sector before […]