Digital Catapult works with SMEs to help them grow and scale faster. It helps larger corporates in their digital transformation. It does this through programmes of collaboration and open innovation, by bringing academic leading edge expertise into the mix combined with the organisation’s own business and technological expertise.
Edtech UK is a strategic body set up to accelerate growth of the UK’s education technology sector. It provides the UK with an international perspective and brings the world’s edtech companies and innovations to Britain. As a convening voice for the education technology sector in Britain, it is the front door for industry, investors, and government, who offer support in accelerating the explosive development in this arena. Edtech UK builds on a range of successful digital programmes led by The Education Foundation.
FutureGov uses design, technology and change to make public services more human. It is on a mission to get rid of the old ways of doing things – the big bad expensive ways of delivering government – and replace them with programmes and products that are fit for the future, not held back by the past. Its approach emphasises the value of design and, above all, empathy.
KTN connects people to speed up innovation, solve problems and find markets for new ideas. Established to foster better collaboration between science, creativity and business, KTN has specialist teams covering all sectors of the economy – from defence and aerospace to the creative industries, the built environment to biotechnology and robotics. KTN has helped thousands of businesses secure funding to drive innovation. And it supports them through their business cycle to see that investment through to success.
Kuorum connects civilians with politicians, by fostering and promoting transparency, accountability and participation. Born in 2013, its founders realised that its mission of bringing politics closer to people should be a global one. Kuorum offers its software in five languages that are accessible to any government, political party, individual politician or citizen around the world. In 2016 it was awarded best technology applied to politics by the Washington Academy of Political Arts and Sciences.
UnLtd is the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK and offers the largest such network in the world. UnLtd resources hundreds of individuals each year through its core Awards programme. UnLtd operates a unique model by investing directly in individuals and offering a complete package of resources; from awards of funding to ongoing advice, networking and practical support.