Open Bionics

September 14th 2016

How Future space at UWE Bristol welcomed Open Bionics to their growing list of innovators..

The nationwide competition has been created to identify the next generation of high-growth businesses. The winners can choose a tailored package in-line with their requirements and what support is needed. The unique offering includes:

  • private/shared/lab/virtual workspace up to the value of £5,000 (offering current Future Space customers a discount on their existing tenancy)
  • business coaching which will be delivered locally by expert consultants who are part of the Oxford Innovation network
  • and opportunity to pitch to investors.

"Future Space is a hub for energetic companies hungry for growth and success. Open Bionics has taken advantage of Future Space's open offices to grow the team and set up a manufacturing and assembly unit"

Sammy Payne, co-founder of Open Bionics

Open Bionics manufactures a range of electronically articulated false hands, coming in a range of colours and styles to help young amputees come to terms with the impact on their sense of identity after losing a limb. Reach Robotics, founded after chief executive Silas Adekunle graduated in robotics at UWE Bristol two years ago, develops custom-designed gaming robots. The 12-strong firm, backed by private investment, is poised to roll out its products on the international market as their next step in their expansion.

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