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Health

May 24 2022

An opportunity to develop the UK supply base of the NHS

A new report commissioned by the Midlands Engine from the Manufacturing Technology Centre has identified the key company capabilities that allow businesses to transform their operations in order to successfully enter the healthcare sector and competitively deliver innovative products and services.

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May 19 2022

George Freeman MP on the fundamental role the Midlands Investment Portfolio can play in transforming the UK economy

Minister for Science, Research and Innovation speaking yesterday [18 May] on the occasion of the launch of the Midlands Investment Portfolio by Midlands Engine partners.

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Global

May 19 2022

Midlands Engine partners launch Midlands Investment Portfolio with potential to drive billions in inward investment

The Midlands Engine partnership has launched the Midlands Investment Portfolio – a ‘digital front door’ opening up investment opportunities across the region. Taken together, it is estimated these opportunities could support or create a staggering 220,000 jobs and deliver more than £33bn in Gross Development Value.

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Transport

May 11 2022

Midlands Connect hosts first ever Rural Transport Conference

Midlands Engine's transport arm, Midlands Connect, is hosting its first ever Rural Powerhouse conference, discussing rural transport connectivity across the Midlands.

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Health

May 10 2022

Tom Watson – Tackling soaring diabetes rates is an urgent issue for personal health and the Midlands economy

We spoke to former Midlands MP, Tom Watson, about his personal experience of type 2 diabetes - and the urgent need in our region and country to improve diabetes cause and control, for both individual and economic wellbeing.

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Digital

May 10 2022

East Midlands innovators invited to sign-up for free product design workshops at Space Park Leicester

East Midlands innovators are invited to accelerate their knowledge of product design in a series of free workshops taking place at Space Park Leicester, starting in June 2022.

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  • 19 Nov 2021

    Newsletter Issue 18 – 2021

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