Biztech BrightSparc Awards finalists include Bedfordshire teenage entrepreneur

Biztech chairman Fredi Nonyelu speaking at a previous BrightSparc Awards final

A 13 year-old technology entrepreneur is one of the finalists in this year’s Biztech BrightSparc Awards, covering Milton Keynes and the south east midlands region. 

Henry Patterson, of Lidlington in Bedfordshire, has been shortlisted in the category for best student technology.

Entrepreneurial Henry, who has been running his own businesses since the age of nine, has launched Young & Mighty, an online space where young people aged 11 to 14 years can find Read more

Judges announced with days left to enter the Biztech BrightSparc Awards

MK Council leader Peter Marland, left, and Biztech chairman Fredi Nonyelu synchronise watches

Biztech technology forum has announced this year’s high-profile panel of judges for this year’s BrightSparc Awards.

The judges are the Mayor of Milton Keynes, Cllr David Hopkins, the MK Council leader, Cllr Peter Marland, Jan Flawn, of PJ Care, Nick Lancaster, of the University of Bedfordshire, and Silvia Vitiello from Kingston Smith.

Fredi Nonyelu, Biztech’s chairman, said: “It’s a sign of the importance of technology and innovation to the regional economy that the Biztech BrightSparc Awards are Read more


New sponsor for the Biztech BrightSparc Awards

Biztech technology forum is pleased to announce that University Campus Milton Keynes (UCMK) has joined the growing list of sponsors for this year’s BrightSparc Awards.

UCMK is sponsoring the category for Best Technology Collaboration, which recognises the importance of working with others to the greater benefit of all involved.

They join sponsors and supporters Espark, MK Smart, the Open University, and Milton Keynes Business Read more

Press reports on the Biztech BrightSparc Awards

Biztech’s BrightSparc Awards are open for entries from businesses, academics, students, innovators, designers or techies within the Milton Keynes and SEMELP region who have had a eureka breakthrough moment in any aspect of technology.

The MK Citizen's website has reported on the awards being open for entries. Read the full story here:  Read more

News website covers the BrightSparc Awards

Biztech’s BrightSparc Awards are open for entries for people from the Milton Keynes area who have enjoyed a technological breakthrough, reports the Citiblog website.

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