Cambridge Wireless (CW) are running A 12-week incubator and accelerator programme focused on solving real world challenges through collaboration, creative thinking and technical problem solving, and CW want businesses to be involved Now in its 2nd year, the programme, delivered with Iotic Labs, will partner some of the UK’s best start-ups with Corporate, NHS and Local Government organisations to help them overcome challenges. It aims to exploit new opportunities through collaboration and the use of digital technologies culminating in the Innovation Showcase at CWIC 2017.

Sponsors, partners and mentors provide advice, insight, data, toolkits, platforms and support to help teams test and iterate their ideas around 4 key areas of focus:

  1. Healthcare – How can we improve healthcare in our community and across clinical and surgical environments
  2. Transport and Mobility – How can we reduce congestion, pollution and increase quality of life
  3. LPWAN and IoT – What tools and platforms can we develop to enable an efficient Internet of Things across cities and the country?
  4. Immersive – Can new technologies such as AR & VR provide new ways to help us understand our local and global environment?

CW will be launching each theme at CWIC Starter events throughout March in Cambridge and London. Speakers, drawn from the NHS, Cambridge City Council and the wider sector will share specific examples of challenges and opportunities, and how you can help solve them.

By entering, you will be given;

  1. Access to key potential customers, investors and technical experts.
  2. The opportunity to work with mentors and experts to help you refine and develop your proposition around real customer requirements.
  3. Several hardware & software prototyping tools to help you test and iterate ideas and solutions.
  4. The chance to demonstrate your solution to hundreds of key industry executives at one of the UK’s leading conferences.
  5. A free ticket to CWIC on the 7th June 2017.

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