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University of Liverpool is a UK centrefor world-leading Computer Science research
One of Top 25 high performance computing systems in the world
Most filmed UK city outside London
UNESCO has awarded Liverpool ‘City of Music’ status
Iconic creative talent thrives in local film and television companies, such as Hurricane Films, Lime Pictures and LA Productions and a host of independent content providers. Plans for new studio complex will add to film and TV credentials that make the Liverpool City Region one of Europe’s leading creative hubs. We are increasingly popular with film-makers and according to the Liverpool Film Office it is now the most filmed city in the UK outside London.
Many elements of the UK’s Industrial Strategy that will power Industry 4.0 are at the heart of the research and development being carried out at Sci-Tech Daresbury. Located between Liverpool and Manchester, Daresbury is central to the UK’s industrial digitisation and home to several world-class research centres.
Latest Creative, Digital & Tech news
Sir Terry Leahy takes 20% stake in Liverpool City Region’s LMA
Former Tesco boss, Sir Terry Leahy has made a multimillion-pound investment in the performing arts school behind the LMA Choir to fund its international expansion.
Chinese investor sets up science and tech incubator in Liverpool Science Park
A new flagship tech incubator, designed to unlock investment opportunities between Liverpool and China has launched its European office in the city.
£2m fund aims to attract more blockbuster movie-makers to Liverpool City Region
Liverpool City Region Combined Authority has launched the LCR Production Fund which it is hoped will result in more filming taking place across the city region.
Liverpool City Region based Bosch Service Solutions wins Technology Leadership Award
Well-known consultancy firm Frost & Sullivan has honored Liverpool City Region based Bosch Service Solutions with the Technology Leadership Award for its exemplary best practices customer management BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) in Europe.
European FinTechs head to the Northern Powerhouse to strengthen UK ties
A delegation of 25 established FinTech firms from across Europe is visiting the North of England from February 11th – 14th as part of an International FinTech Mission organised by the Department for International Trade and Foreign & Commonwealth Office, financed with Northern Powerhouse prosperity funding.
£2 MILLION CONTRACT FOR LIVERPOOL CITY REGION AR & 3D START UP
Liverpool software start-up Connect 4.0 has secured a £2-million (€2.2-million) contract for its augmented reality (AR) and integrated 3D printing platform Co-Fabrico one year after launching, with support from LCR 4.0.
LLOYDS COMMITS £1.3BN TO SUPPORT NORTH WEST BUSINESS GROWTH
Lloyds Banking Group has announced plans to lend up to £1.3bn to companies across the North West of the UK this year.