STEM Award - celebrating and recognising outstanding education

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The STEM Award has been launched by Milton Keynes Council to celebrate those schools actively promoting and inspiring work in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).

The award is open to all schools and pre-schools across Milton Keynes and there is no cost for nomination.

Nominations for the STEM Award should be sent to stemawards@milton-keynes. Read more

Search begins for a 'new standard in architecture' for MK's planned university

Milton Keynes city centre (courtesy Destination MK)

Cranfield University and Milton Keynes Council have begun their search for a landmark design for MK:U, a new model university planned for the heart of Milton Keynes.

An international architectural competition launched on January 30, and will be judged by a panel of innovative public figures involved in architecture and urban planning.

The winning design is expected Read more


Innovative roadway into Milton Keynes will capture solar energy

Central Bedfordshire Council has learnt that it has been chosen to trial the latest innovative road and pavement surfaces, after securing £1.05m of funding from the Department of Transport and the Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport (ADEPT). 

Following an intense bidding round, including a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style pitch, the council has won the funding to trial three types of renewable energy generation ideas. It will be testing three different new Read more

Crave Interactive named top-rated guest room tablet provider in 2019 HotelTechAwards

Biztech member Crave Interactive, the world leading developer of cloud-based digital guest service solutions for hotels, has announced it has been named 2019’s top-rated Guest Room Tablet provider by Hotel Tech Report, marking the second consecutive win for the technology company in the HotelTechAwards.

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Manufacturing Careers Guide to tackle industry skills shortage

Cranfield University has released a Manufacturing Careers Guide to encourage more people to take up a career in manufacturing.

The essential guide comprises of a number of career profiles to demonstrate the extensive job opportunities and career progression routes that are available to those working within the industry.

Professor Rajkumar Roy, Director of Read more



Biztech are seeking contacts who have a story to share and want to tell others in the innovation and technology community.

Biztech are happy to showcase successes from the region to demonstrate how Milton Keynes and the surrounding area can offer a significnt contribution to the development of the local, national and global economy.

We ideally want to hear from technology businesses who want to attract partners and support from the local region, so they may benefit from this communty of professionals, entrepreneurs and academics.  If you want to get involved then become a Member and join one of our Expert Groups.




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Ensure you are at the centre of important business technology issues arcoss the region. You can present at, sponsor or sit on a panel at one of our regular industry-leading business technology seminars, highlighting key issues faced by companies now and going forward.

  • Member discounts to industry events and conferences
  • Members get first opportunities to speak at events
  • Sponsorship opportunities available to members
  • Networking opportunities with other industry leading members
  • Bespoke and partner presentations for your company

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