The new cell and gene therapy integration laboratory in Stevenage will receive over £3m from Hertfordshire LEP’s Getting Building Fund allocation.
Hertfordshire LEP Board member Dr. Sally Ann Forsyth; Chair of Hertfordshire LEP’s Skills & Employment Board Adrian Hawkins; and former LEP Board member Dan Dark, have been awarded OBEs.
The Enterprise Hub offers flexible business incubation, office space, teaching facilities and social areas under one roof, giving Hertfordshire start-ups access to the University's academic expertise, talent pool and business support provision.
Supported by a Getting Building Fund investment from Hertfordshire LEP, the centre will help strengthen the local skills pipeline and encompass state-of-the-art R&D facilities.
Chris Hulatt, co-founder of British fund-management and energy company Octopus Group, has joined the Hertfordshire LEP Board as business representative.
Aimed at 15-18 year olds, the event shone the spotlight on the exciting STEM career opportunities available to young people at Stevenage's world-class employers.
Pharma experts from across the county and beyond came together to discuss the UK's exciting advances in life sciences within the UK at the PING annual conference, sponsored by Hertfordshire LEP.
Part-funded by Hertfordshire LEP, the Hertfordshire Living Lab project will support the development of innovative solutions for everyday problems, and pave the way for future 'smart' towns and cities.
The new Evolution Centre, part-funded by Hertfordshire LEP, is set for completion in autumn 2021 as part of the wider £62m redevelopment of the college's St Albans campus.