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SETsquared Exeter creates an inspiring innovation culture among high-tech businesses. We are a community of entrepreneurs who enable regional creators, innovators and disruptors to grow and develop business ideas.

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Start your Business

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Start your Business

Develop the skills and experience to bring your business idea to life.

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Grow your Business

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Grow your Business

Develop the knowledge and expertise to help your business grow.

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WHAT'S HAPPENING

Upcoming Events

23
Oct
Founder

SETsquared Exeter Pitch Practice Session

Preparation for Investment Showcase

Date: Wednesday 23rd of October 2019
Time: 18:00 to 20:00
Venue: Exeter Science Park Centre, 6 Babbage Way, EX5 2FN

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29
Oct
Founder, Student, University Researcher

Amazon Alexa Workshop

Building Voice Apps For Your Business

Date: Tuesday 29th of October 2019
Time: 13:00 to 19:00
Venue: The Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab

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29
Oct
Founder

Business Breakfast on Brexit Readiness

Exeter Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Workshop

Date: Tuesday 29th of October 2019
Time: 08.00 to 11.00
Venue: Sandy Park, Exeter

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Latest News

Dragons’ Den star and businesswoman Deborah Meaden launches new Centre for Entrepreneurship
18 Oct - 2019

Dragons’ Den star and businesswoman Deborah Meaden launches new Centre for Entrepreneurship

Dragons’ Den star and businesswoman Deborah Meaden has helped to launch the University of Exeter’s new Centre for Entrepreneurship.

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PKF Francis Clark joins SETsquared Exeter Programme as accounting Advisor in Residence
11 Oct - 2019

PKF Francis Clark joins SETsquared Exeter Programme as accounting Advisor in Residence

We are pleased to announce that PKF Francis Clark has joined the SETsquared Exeter Programme as a professional services partner, providing specialist accounting and finance support for technology start-up businesses.

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New washing machine filter breaks down plastic microfibres
26 Sep - 2019

New washing machine filter breaks down plastic microfibres

Plastic microfibres that come off clothes in washing machines can be degraded and dissolved by a new filter developed at the University of Exeter.

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SETsquared Exeter supports cutting edge technology event
9 Jul - 2019

SETsquared Exeter supports cutting edge technology event

On Monday 17 June, Sandy Park showcased the most cutting edge innovation, technology and entrepreneurship coming out of Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. Venturefest SW saw more than 650 participants unite at the largest event of its kind.

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New initiative seeks researchers and businesses to enable healthy ageing
9 Jul - 2019

New initiative seeks researchers and businesses to enable healthy ageing

Businesses and researchers are needed for a new funding programme targeting healthy ageing. The SETsquared Healthy Ageing Programme will invest £200k+ into research and development project proposals for upcoming Innovate UK Healthy Ageing funding calls.

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CASE STUDIES

Success Stories

Business

The journey from researcher to entrepreneur

Type of member: Researcher

Researcher and University of Exeter alumnus, Dr Pete Melville-Shreeve is the Co-Founder of OTA Water.

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Business

Sigma Technical discuss growing a business in Exeter

Type of member: Founder

Sigma Technical is a pioneering robotics firm that is developing a state-of-the-art diagnostic and physical training machine.

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Business

Waste services disruptor Binit, launches customer-centric app

Waste Services Disruptor

Type of member: Founder

In line with their promise to keep the customer at the very centre of services, Exeter born business recycling and rubbish start-up Binit have launched an app. The Binit app, one of the very first in the UK's recycling and waste sector, was launched in April 2019 and is designed to make it even easier for customers to sort their day to day recycling and rubbish needs.

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Business

£1 million funding helps Exeter firm address cow fertility crisis

Addressing the cow fertility crisis

Type of member: Acceleration

Agricultural engineering start-up, Milkalyser, has received £1 million of funding to further develop its innovative equipment that monitors the productivity of dairy cows.

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Business

Helping identify plagiarism with Seedata

Collaborating to defeat plagiarism

Type of member: Incubation

A forensic linguistics project developed with the University of Exeter and Seedata could change the way plagiarism is detected in academia. Plagiarism is a global issue for universities, and by using existing processes it can take up to a week for lecturers to detect issues with inconsistent results.

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