Find out what’s going on throughout the Knowledge Quarter and the wider city.

Sciontec Liverpool Search for Investment Partner

Sciontec Liverpool, the new development company formed out of Knowledge Quarter Liverpool (KQ Liverpool), has launched its search for an investor.
15th March 2019/by Sally Bloor

KQ Liverpool Unveils Development Company Brand

15th February 2019/by Sally Bloor

DCMS Minister impressed by technical innovation in Liverpool

Margot James, Minister of State for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), visited Sensor City last week.
13th February 2019/by Sally Bloor

£10K SME Growth Packages up for Grabs with Sensor City

Technical innovation centre, Sensor City, has launched a competition to give SMEs the chance to win a fast-track growth package worth up to £10,000.
23rd January 2019/by Sally Bloor

Work Begins at New Rutherford Diagnostics Liverpool HQ

Work has begun on one of the most advanced healthcare diagnostic centres to be built in the UK.
9th January 2019/by Sally Bloor

1 in 4 Liverpool City Region Businesses Supported by Activate Develop new Successful Products

One in four businesses supported by Activate, the Liverpool City Region’s leading support programme for the digital and creative sectors, have successfully pioneered a new innovative product or service as a result of their involvement with the programme.
14th December 2018/by Sally Bloor

Global Liverpool a hit in India

A record number of leading digital firms from Liverpool has headed to Delhi for the India-UK Future Tech festival.
10th December 2018/by Sally Bloor

LCR 4.0 Supports Almost 200 SMEs and Creates Over 20 Jobs

Business support programme LCR 4.0 has helped 197 SMEs in the manufacturing space and created over 22 new high-value jobs across Liverpool City Region, since launching two years ago.
23rd November 2018/by Sally Bloor

Government Urged to Prioritise Place-Based-Investment to Increase National Productivity

Knowledge Quarter Liverpool has joined with leading innovation districts from across the UK to urge the government to channel investment into mature and growing innovation districts.
12th November 2018/by Sally Bloor

Accor Hotels set for Paddington Village

Liverpool City Council has announced it has selected Accor Hotels for a joint Novotel hotel and aparthotel for its £1bn Paddington Village scheme.
2nd November 2018/by Sally Bloor

Liverpool start-up uses Industry 4.0 technology to create customisable eco-coffins

Liverpool start-up Koffin is tackling rising funeral costs by using advanced material testing and 3D printing technology to help create its first batch of customisable eco-coffins.
31st October 2018/by Sally Bloor

PPI Announces Rutherford Diagnostics HQ in Liverpool

Medical innovation in the UK was given a significant boost today with the announcement that an advanced diagnostics centre is to be built in Liverpool.
18th October 2018/by Sally Bloor

Ground Breaking Celebrations for RCP’s new Liverpool Home

Work has begun on The Spine - the Royal College of Physicians’ new £35m northern headquarters in Liverpool - with a ceremony to mark the breaking of the ground upon which it will be built.
16th October 2018/by Sally Bloor

£5m boost for University’s Digital Innovation Factory

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has agreed to provide £5 million funding, from its Single Investment Fund, for a new University development that could create more than 400 jobs.
31st July 2018/by Sally Bloor