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Why start a tech business in Sheffield?

Sam Chapman, The Floow

Sam Chapman is co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer at The Floow – a Sheffield-based company that’s leading the way in the insurance telematics market. We asked him why the South Yorkshire city … read more

Campus Capital launches to raise a new generation of VCs

Campus Capital

Venture capital can be a stimulating, challenging career, but it’s not exactly easy to find a way in unless you move in the right circles for long enough. Campus Capital … read more

The Sega Mega Drive is coming back from the dead in Sheffield


Videogames have been around long enough that there’s now a solid market for nostalgia. Whether it’s Nintendo selling a new version of the NES, Sony letting you stream old PlayStation … read more

Meet the Northern Stars finalists: Tutora helps parents connect with tutors for their kids


On 17th November 2016, our Northern Stars final will take place in Manchester. Among the 20 companies pitching will be six from the regional heats currently under way. As the final … read more

Are you a Sheffield-based digital business? Get listed here…

Sheffield Startup Directory

We’re looking to list all tech and digital businesses across the North in a new directory, so we’re calling out for entries city by city. Today it’s Sheffield! Don’t worry if … read more

What you missed at the Northern Stars Sheffield heat

Northern Stars Sheffield

The 2016 edition of Northern Stars kicked off last week in the ‘Steel City’ of Sheffield and the inaugural event of this year’s pitch competition saw the startups set the … read more

IN-PART: playing matchmaker between the academic and business worlds

IN-PART: connecting universities with the business world

Academic research is all well and good, but how do the results of that research get into the hands of businesses that can make real-world use of it? That’s where … read more

Airstoc: helping video producers catch a birds-eye view

Airstoc CEO Giles Moore

It used to be the case that if you wanted aerial footage you needed a helicopter, a pilot, a cameraman, and all the things that came with them. But the … read more

Discover the future of Tech North at our events this month


Here at Tech North we’ve got big plans for the coming year. We want to share them with you face-to-face at our upcoming ‘Summit & Social’ events, Later this month … read more

The Floow is making car insurance smarter worldwide from Sheffield

The Floow

Yesterday, Tech North hosted a Northern Powerhouse reception as part of London Technology Week. There we highlighted technology companies from Hull, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and Sunderland. To tie in with the event, … read more



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