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September Issue 58

Welcome to the September issue of InfoTextX from the Knowledge Business Centre at InfoLab21, keeping you informed about developments inside InfoLab21 and other news which we hope will be of interest to our partners, associate companies and researchers in the digital and creative industries. To subscribe or contribute news items please contact the editor – Sarah Maginness.

This newsletter and previous editions can be viewed online at: InfoTextX.

In this issue:

InfoLab21 News

Quest For Broadband in Rural Communities Continues

Representatives of InfoLab21 have taken part in the international broadband conference at Rheged in Penrith on 18th September 2010.

Spin-out Company Launches Crowd-made Graffiti

An InfoLab21 spin-out company has exhibited a unique piece of crowd-created graffiti with a little help from the iPhone.

InfoLab21 Business Space Available

We have some offices available in our award winning business space. To find out more please go to the link below or contact Sarah Mills on 01524 510421 or We welcome both local and international technology based companies that have the ability to grow through access to cutting-edge research.

Lancaster Shortlisted for University of the Year

Lancaster has been shortlisted for the title of University of the Year in the Times Higher Education Awards 2010.

ICT JobShop

Recruit skilled ICT graduates on the ICT JobShop.


Cloud Computing

Monday 4th October 2010, 1230-1600
One Central Park, Manchester

Snap up one of the last few tickets remaining to look at what Cloud Computing means for your business both now and in the future.

Beyond Websites - Using Web Technology Creatively

Wednesday 24th November 2010, 1730-1930
Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

An informal interactive event exploring the use of web technology within companies.

More Free Networking Events

Upcoming ICT Cluster networking events are available on the ICT Clusters Website:

Courses @ICT Focus

The new ICT Focus schedule is available. Courses for this term include ITIL Foundation and Server 2008.

Funding News

Big Money Funding Call Announced

Creative industries across the UK are being invited to compete for a share of £18m in a funding competition organised by the Technology Strategy Board.


Note on Innovation Vouchers

Please note that the Innovation Vouchers Scheme has been withdrawn due to the Government spending cuts. We are sorry that we can no longer work with you under this scheme.


Our Latest Associate Company Profiles

Wilson Gunn

Wilson Gunn is a significant national UK practice of Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys dealing with national and international intellectual property matters.

Avago Mobile

Avago Mobile are an innovative mobile development company with two current Forum Nokia Champions delivering mobile solutions to clients in the UK and abroad.

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And Finally...

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