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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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WHAT'S HAPPENING

Upcoming Events

24
Feb
Founder, University Researcher

Data Matters: How to Gather, Store and Handle Data for Your Business

Date: Monday 24th of February 2020
Time: 13:30 to 17:00
Venue: The Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab, EX5 2FS

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17
Mar
Founder, University Researcher

Grow Your Business With Met Office Services and Data

Date: Tuesday 17th of March 2020
Time: 12:30 to 17:00
Venue: The Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab, EX5 2FS

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26
Mar
Founder, Student, University Researcher

Save the date: Net Zero Exeter - Mobilisation Summit

This will be an engaging festival focusing around the city's carbon neutral ambitions with the aim of turning years of plans, reports and commitments into practical action

Date: Thursday 26th of March 2020
Time: 09:00 to 17:00
Venue: Exeter City Futures

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Latest News

Ceremony marks handover of Exeter’s new VSimulators facility
5 Feb - 2020

Ceremony marks handover of Exeter’s new VSimulators facility

Distinguished guests have gathered to participate in a special ceremony, to mark the handover of a new building that will house the University of Exeter’s pioneering VSimulators experimental facility.

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Have your say and influence future skills for the region
4 Feb - 2020

Have your say and influence future skills for the region

Employers in Devon, Plymouth, Somerset and Torbay are encouraged to contribute to the Heart of the South West 2020 Employer Skills Survey to help inform future skills and funding needs.

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Free Green Consultant Interns for Devon SMEs
29 Jan - 2020

Free Green Consultant Interns for Devon SMEs

The University of Exeter is offering Exeter-based companies the opportunity to host students who have undertaken the award-winning Green Consultancy programme, on a fully-funded 1-3 week internship, in April and June 2020.

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Europe’s leading early-stage tech for good investor launches new programme
14 Jan - 2020

Europe’s leading early-stage tech for good investor launches new programme

Bethnal Green Ventures, Europe’s leading early-stage tech for good investor are currently searching for ambitious tech for good entrepreneurs, looking for funding and support for their business. The Spring 2020 programme is open for applications with an upcoming deadline of 19th January 2020.

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SETsquared reveals investor platform
11 Dec - 2019

SETsquared reveals investor platform

SETsquared has an established track record of curating high-quality investment dealflow. They have recently launched a platform to match investors with high-tech, high-growth investment opportunities from across the SETsquared portfolio.

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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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