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Connect Harwell: Virtual Marketplace

Harwell Campus is excited to launch the very first, Virtual Connect Harwell Marketplace event following the success of the in-person event in January 2020.


This drop-in virtual Marketplace event will provide Harwell Campus residents, and beyond, with an opportunity to connect and network with a variety of value-added service providers across the range of disciplines from the science and technology sectors, plus professional and membership bodies, technical services and industry experts.

The event will be delivered through a new, dynamic virtual platform, presenting a much broader opportunity for you to connect with organisations and people on campus and beyond. The new format Marketplace exhibition will have Exhibitor Stands, opportunities to attend Interactive Workshops (detailed below) as well as Informal Networking Spaces open throughout the day.

Please use this link to access the Marketplace Virtual Platform:


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Once you have completed the very short registration which includes the platform T&C’s, feel free to enjoy the event! (When you log on for the first time you will be emailed a verification key to enter when requested)

Do feel free to share this opportunity with colleagues who have a keen interest in reaching out to those who can support their business to develop and thrive during this currently challenging arena.

Key Information

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Wednesday 9 December 2020


10:00 – 15:30

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Workshops Schedule

The following workshop sessions are available to delegates attending the Connect Harwell Virtual Marketplace:

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10:15 – Royal Society of Chemistry: RSC membership and professional development opportunities

Please join this session to hear how membership of the RSC could benefit you at all stages of your career. We will explore the different member categories and application requirements, expand on the networking platforms available to all members, crucial for making those all-important connections with others in our global community, and hear about the numerous support mechanisms available to our members. We will also spend time focussing on the different awards RSC members can achieve to best highlight and gain recognition for their continued commitment to professional development. As well as discussing opportunities for individuals, we will explore the ways the RSC can support company-wide promotion of continuing professional development through our accreditation scheme, which is available to organisations across all sectors of the chemical sciences.

This session will include interactive Q&A opportunities

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10:15 – Spacetime Development: How to maintain a healthy pipeline

In this session, Stephen will review the ever-important pipeline focusing on practical steps around the business development process and pipeline maintenance. Join us whether you’ve never done business development or if you are a seasoned business developer – this seminar is for everyone! Stephen Ringler has over 20 years of business development experience in the high-tech sector. He’s led and supported capture of over £110m in new contracts. Stephen has worked for SMEs and large public, commercial, and non-profit organisations such as The Aerospace Corporation, Harwell Campus, RAL Space, and OceanMind.

This session will include interactive Q&A opportunities

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11:15 – SYLO | Beyond HR: Leadership for 2021 and Beyond – Looking after Your Business, Your Staff and Yourself

Make 2021 and every future year the best year ever for your business, your team and for you.  Leading a business requires you to balance your focus between your customers, your team, your processes and your business’ success.  It’s a tough balance to manage and for many managers, it is the team element that causes the most difficulty.  Join us in this high energy, interactive session, as we engage in three key steps to developing a better team leadership strategy.  One that will make all of us more successful, while also reducing some of the pressure.   All in just 45 minutes.

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12:15 – Institute of Physics: Managing Blended Working

You will learn how to build your skills to successfully work with colleagues online and face-to-face in the new emerging work environment. This webinar will be delivered by Mario Moustras and he will help you to:

  • gain an understanding of the different styles of communication and the importance of adapting your style to benefit your colleagues;
  • learn how to effectively collaborate across the team and the wider organisation; and
  • learn how to successfully facilitate a combination of online and virtual meetings.

This interactive webinar will include a Q&A session.

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13:15 – Ridge & Partners: From Incubator to Global Business

Understanding the property and construction considerations to support your growth. Taking you on the journey from a start up business in an ‘incubator’ through to an SME and onto a global business.  We will set the scene in the context of the current UKRI road map and the Oxfordshire region.  In our workshop we will cover:

  • Supporting the growth of Start Up to SME: As a successful start up, you will be considering expanding to meet your growth plans.  No doubt you will be excited about planning the fit out of the new space provided by your landlord. We will provide an overview of the key considerations to make the process go smoothly.
  • Growing your property portfolio as part of the journey from SME to a Global Business
  • Property considerations

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14:15 – Databasix UK: Data Protection Best Practice Group

Join Databasix UK for a lively, interactive, expert-led discussion on key data protection concerns and hot topics. It goes without saying that data protection in the looming shadow of Brexit and the challenges of managing remote working are going to be high on the agenda. Bring your data protection questions to the session; discuss with the cohort and get some pointers on the spot!

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The following organisations will be exhibiting at the Connect Harwell Virtual Marketplace plus more to come!

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AirBorn connectors and interconnect solutions are a part of many historical space applications.

Email pontinga@airbornint.com

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Chartered accountants offering accounting, business and tax advice. Experts to help you and your business thrive.

Email chris.cairns@alliotts.com

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Barclays Eagle Labs, Create, Innovate & Grow in partnership with The Oxford Trust supporting science & tech start-ups in the Oxford region.

Email: eaglelabatwcfi@barclays.com ~ Steve.burgess@theoxfordtrust.co.uk ~ Matt.Francis@scienceoxford.com

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Independent recruitment consultancy, specialising in Space, Satellite Communications & Energy sectors.

Email info@bluestreamrecruitment.co.uk

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Strategic Marketing and Sales Consultancy: Design, MarComs and Sales advice and support businesses across Harwell Campus.

Email: andrew@brandasylum.co.uk

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Integrated cleanroom solutions provider delivering functional performance that meets precise requirements.

Email: Joanne.bassett@connect2cleanrooms.com


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Data Management Services, working with organisations to make their data work better for them.

Email: info@dbxuk.com / kellie.peters@dbxuk.com


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A learning and development consultancy with a strong heritage in organisational needs analysis and learning design.

Email info@explosivelearningsolutions.com

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A Law firm that you can trust to deliver.

Email: rebecca.howlett@freeths.co.uk

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Specialising in recruitment for the aerospace sector.

Email: jobs@hespace.com

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Product design and development consultancy specialising in real product solutions that create commercial, human and environmental advantage.

Email contact@idc.uk.com

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Promoting physics and bringing physicists together for the benefit of all.

Email membership@iop.org

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Independent Mass Spec and Chromatography sales & service.

Email jessicao@krssltd.com

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International intellectual property service providers, encompassing patent attorneys, trade mark attorneys, lawyers and consultants.


Email oxford@marks-clerk.com

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MRC Harwell is an international centre for mouse genetics and functional genomics and is at the forefront of the use of mammalian models to study genetics and human disease.

Email  comms@har.mrc.ac.uk

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Oxford Space Systems offers a portfolio of innovative deployable antennas and structures for the global space industry.

Email Lucille.baudet@oxford.space

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Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP), champions Oxfordshire’s economic potential, acting as a catalyst and convener to drive a dynamic, sustainable and growing economy.

Email Ellen.Barklem@Oxfordshirelep.com

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Helping Science, Technology and Engineering Start-ups and SMEs with practical digital solutions and innovations.

Email  hello@oxogen.co.uk

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The Personal Dosimetry Service department (PDS) of Public Health England (PHE) is part of the Centre for Radiation, Chemical & Environmental Hazards (CRCE).

Email: hugh.schoenemann@phe.gov.uk.


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Unique in the radiation effects market offering services to all sectors where the exposure of equipment to ionising radiation may be encountered.

Email info@radtest.co.uk

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Corporate relocation services based in Reading for clients moving to & around the UK

Email​ info@therelocationconsultancy.com

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Multidiscipline Property and Construction Consultancy.

Email patricvale@ridge.co.uk

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A Catalyst for the chemistry that enriches our world.

Email MEMBERSHIP@rsc.org

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Animation, motion graphics and video production for businesses in space, engineering, healthcare and manufacturing.

Email connect@soundmotive.tv

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Independent consultancy supporting high-tech sectors with an emphasis on the space and satellite industry.

Email info@spacetimedevelopment.com

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An experiential store dedicated to bringing space to everyone, everywhere, every day.

Email info@spacestore.co

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Forecasting, financial management & fund-raising support: specialising in Life Sciences & Technology.

Email anthony.clayden@strategicfd.co.uk

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HR Experts managing your people-related strategies to help your business grow.

Email sally@sylo-associates.co.uk

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Consultancy for grant funding and R&D tax credit.

Email info@tbat.co.uk