National investment group Mercia Technologies PLC, one of the UK's most active technology investors, is pleased to announce that its direct investment nDreams, the award-winning virtual reality (VR) developer and publisher, has set up a dedicated team to create VR games and experiences for the fast-growing location-based entertainment (LBE) market.
A Sheffield firm chosen as the official digital marketing agency for an international campaign that 'recognised the needs' of athletes suffering post-traumatic stress (PTS) during this year's Invictus Games has welcomed the news the city is to host the Games Trials in 2019.
UK university students who get daily support from their families are more motivated, less stressed, and emotionally stronger, a new report by Sheffield Hallam University, Stand Alone Charity and UKISA has found.
Sheffield Hallam University's brand new National Centre of Excellence for Degree Apprenticeships has been officially opened by Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry MP The launch, hosted by Sheffield Hallam University Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Chris Husbands, took place on City Campus yesterday evening and was attended by Sheffield City Region entrepreneurs, degree apprentices, key stakeholders, partners and staff.
The Burley Group is holding a Christmas Charity Fundraiser on 13th December to help raise funds for Weston Park Cancer Charity, which exists to make a difference for people living with cancer by supporting cancer research and improving cancer treatment and care.
Commenting on the first estimate of GDP for Q3 2018, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said -While the pick-up in GDP growth in the third quarter is welcome, the stronger headline figure masks a loss of momentum through the quarter from the particularly strong July outturn, when a number of temporary factors, including the heatwave and the World Cup, boosted activity.
The University of Sheffield has been ranked as one of the top universities globally for teaching and research in clinical, pre-clinical, health and life sciences in the subject rankings published today (7 November 2018) by Times Higher Education.
Scottish startup Cyan Forensics, which develops digital forensic technology to help law enforcement catch criminals faster, has closed a £900,000 investment round led by Mercia Fund Managers, bringing its total funding to nearly £1.
Slipping on a silly seasonal sweater this December could help raise much-needed funds for children and young adults across the region whose lives are just too short.