LORCA cohort two applications are open now

LORCA

Plexal bolsters its global cybersecurity links with two international partnerships

We’re excited to reveal that Plexal has partnered with the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), City of New York, and the New York Economic Development Corporation. The partnerships are designed to help…

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by Plexal
Innovation

LORCA welcomes cohort 2 to its cybersecurity programme

LORCA, the government-backed cybersecurity programme Plexal’s delivering along with Deloitte and the Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) at Queen’s University Belfast, has just revealed which companies have been selected…

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by Plexal
Members

To the moon and beyond: Plexal member The Moon Hub enters 2019 on a high note

The startup has just secured £100,000 in funding from a private investor for its VRiTT training platform Anyone who’s started a service sector job will probably know that the first…

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by Plexal
Members

Meet Wagonex: the Plexal member that’s hoping to be the Netflix of cars

Wagonex is a startup that believes the future of cars is shared. And just like Netflix has made the idea of buying a DVD for life obsolete, founder Toby Kernon…

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by Plexal
Article

Why we must reimagine roadworks to make London’s streets inclusive for everyone

Plexal’s innovation lead Tommy Ekman reflects on how roadworks affect how inclusive London is as the call for applications for London RoadLab continues… Who are our streets for? If you…

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by Tommy Ekman
Article

London’s transport network is rich in data, so how can we use it to solve our biggest urban challenges?

Applications are open now for London RoadLab: a 10-week programme aimed at developing tech-led solutions to minimise the impact of roadworks. Here, Tony Markovski, chief innovation officer at Plexal, says…

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by Plexal
Members

Electric scooter unicorn Bird launches trial in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Bird, the electric scooter rental unicorn and Plexal member, has officially arrived in Britain. The startup today launches a new trial in east London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, which will…

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by Plexal
Article

TfL and Plexal have launched the London RoadLab programme

Global cities face many of the same challenges, from air pollution and population growth to increasing levels of inactivity and a city that is accessible to all. Rather than tackling each in a silo,…

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by Plexal
News

Social mobility matters: Plexal’s partnered with the just-launched Social Inclusion Unit

Whether it’s our universities, boardrooms or the halls of Westminster, we all know we can do better when it comes to diversity and social inclusion. So there’s no better time…

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by Plexal
News

Plexal is a finalist in the Startup Awards

Our community is everything to us, so we’re thrilled to be on the shortlist for startup.co.uk’s Start-Up Community Catalyst of the Year award, which recognises the workspaces, incubators and accelerators…

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by Plexal
News

Plexal has a new managing director: meet Andrew Roughan

We’re delighted to reveal that Plexal has appointed Andrew Roughan, former COO of Here East, to be our new managing director. Here from the start: launching Here East An experienced…

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by Plexal
News

LORCA cohort two applications are open now

 LORCA is looking for members to join its second programme, and this time it’s focusing on people and securing supply chains As our supply chains have become complex, digitalised and…

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by Plexal