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Supporting the AotF Immersive Technology Investment Accelerator: hear from key players in the market
25 March 2019

With closing date fast approaching for investors to apply for the Accelerator programme, where do UK investors working in immersive tech see investment opportunities?


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Blog: Investment opportunities for immersive technologies – the insider view
23 March 2019

Dave Haynes highlights how Vive X is working to foster long-term growth for start-ups – and supporting the XR ecosystem as a whole.


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Blog: Making key investments in the UK’s creative sector-Mercia Technologies PLC
21 March 2019

Investment, Unicorns and R&D. Mercia highlight their work in investing in innovative technologies and give key advice to creative start-ups looking for financial support.


Have your say! Take part in the StoryFutures Academy skills survey
14 March 2019

Does your company produce audience-facing creative content? We want to hear more about the skills needs of your business.


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Audience of the Future Immersive Technology Investment Accelerator open for applications
4 March 2019

Investors based in the UK can apply to partner with Innovate UK to combine grant funding with investment in immersive tech companies.


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March Funding round-up
1 March 2019

Looking for funding for your business innovations? We’ve rounded up the relevant public funding and competitions that have been announced and are open for applications throughout March…and beyond!


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New resource for working with IP and tax credits released
28 February 2019

Immerse UK has released a recording of a briefing event, in partnership with Sheridans, giving an overview of tax relief and intellectual property in the immersive tech sector.


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Blog: A review of the Investor Landscape in 2018
27 February 2019

What were the key trends in investment in the immersive tech sector in 2018? The Accelerator Network’s director, Katie Lewis highlights the story behind the statistics and discusses the challenges and opportunities in the year ahead.


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Investment landscape in the immersive tech sector infographic
27 February 2019

Our new infographic highlights the investment landscape in AR/VR from 2017-18. Developed as part of the ISCF Audience of the Future Challenge in association with The Accelerator Network.


Blog: Transforming Lives through Immersive Experiences
18 February 2019

Inspired by an Immerse UK/Cornerstone event, the KTN’s Tom Campbell shares his thoughts on the potential of immersive technologies to make a meaningful difference to social and mental services.


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Launching the Investor Accelerator fund: what the investor says
4 February 2019

Patrick Bradley, founder of London-based VC, Station 12, highlights how the Audience of the Future Challenge Investor Accelerator fund can help to fill a key gap in supporting the growth of the UK’s immersive tech sector.



How to work with UK Tax Relief Schemes & IP in the Immersive Tech Sector: registration opens
6 December 2018

Book your place for our free event on 29 January 2019 to find out more about UK tax relief schemes and how intellectual property works in collaborative projects. In partnership with leading media law firm Sheridans and R/GA.