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Cybersecurity

Plexal’s best bits of 2019

As we gear up for a new decade, we thought we’d take a minute to look back at what 2019 brought… Stepping things up a gear in mobility Our innovation…

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by Plexal
Members

That’s a wrap: our OpenDoor cohort graduates

Over the past 12 weeks, nine organisations have been through OpenDoor: Plexal’s accelerator programme aimed at supporting solutions that can make work more inclusive. And this week, we were proud…

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by Plexal
Members

5 minutes with Nana Badu, founder of BADU Sports and BADU Community

Nana Badu is the founder of BADU Sports and BADU Community: organisations that are using the power of sport and community to change the story of countless young people in…

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by Maria Barr
Community

5 minutes with OpenDoor member Dom Hyams

Dom Hyams is the communications director at Grid Smarter Cities and communications director at assist-Mi, an app that gives disabled people access to assistance when they’re the go. Grid Smarter…

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by Plexal
Community

Our OpenDoor accelerator’s just kicked off: meet our innovators

Whether it’s the accessibility of the interview process or the opportunities for people from disadvantaged groups to gain on-the-job experience, there are countless ways work needs to become more inclusive.…

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by Plexal
Assisitve technology

Eagle Lab at Plexal is open

Our Makers’ Yard has always been the part of Plexal designated to allow makers, hardware companies and innovators experiment with technology. And we’re delighted to reveal that as of today,…

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by Plexal
Assisitve technology

Plexal launches new £1.2m accessible technology hub to drive disability-led innovation

We’re excited to reveal that Plexal, University College London (UCL) and Here East have today launched the East London Inclusive Enterprise Zone (ELIEZ), which is the first fully accessible, specially…

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by Plexal
Innovation

The way we work: tackling the myth of social mobility

By Russell Gundry, head of innovation strategy, Plexal It’s tempting to cling to the idea that Britain is a meritocracy where the brightest minds and the hardest working are rewarded…

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by Russell Gundry
Innovation

Apply now for OpenDoor: our inclusion accelerator programme

We’re excited to open applications for OpenDoor: our inclusion accelerator programme. Our very first OpenDoor programme, which will start in September, will support products, services or projects that make work…

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by Plexal