Bridging the Gap iLab (Online Platform Development Brief) Request for Quotations

The Need We would like to develop an online social learning community using the Learn Dash Social Learner WordPress theme. The online platform will be used by entrepreneurs and start-ups receiving support from the Co‑Innovate Bridging the Gap programme. Social Learner has a suite of existing features which we would like to utilise on the Read more…

Using Psychology to help the Food Industry gain new customers!

Dr Terry Dovey is an Applied Psychologist at Brunel University London and expert in the decision-making behind deciding to try new foods. His main interests are trying to convince individuals to try foods they have previously rejected. Commercial applications of this research are many and varied. Examples would include: advertising strategies, packaging design, product placement, Read more…

Can Brunel Business School students help you with an innovation challenge?

Brunel Business School have an international reputation for excellence in education and research and are a key part of the University’s Co-Innovate programme aimed at London-based SMEs. As part of their Co-Innovate activities, the Business School are now offering companies with some form of business or innovation challenge, the opportunity to work with a business school student Read more…

Collaborate with Made in Brunel Students

Are you interested in working with a talented Product Design student on your innovation challenge? Our students are not only creative but are taught to design for manufacture and as a result can create valuable IP for the companies they collaborate.  All projects and the intellectual property arrangements are carefully discussed with the collaborating company. Read more…

Co-Innovate website review call

Summary Proposals are requested for a short exercise to review and advise on the evolution of the current Co-Innovate-Designplus website and online presence to take account of the initiative’s success in developing a programme of activities through to 2020 and beyond.  Key factors to be considered are: Optimum arrangements for hosting and maintenance of the Read more…

Brunel Design students receive amazing support from industry guests

10th and 11th November 2015 Our Industry Review Evenings were once again well attended with over 100 industry guests from design and business visiting Brunel University London on the evenings of the 10th and 11th November to take part in a review of designstudent final year projects. This impressive line-up of reviewers included leading designers Read more…

International Branding Week 2014

A group of 11 branding professionals and MA students from Brazil visited Brunel for the 10th International Branding Week held from the 15th to the 18th September. The aim of this initiative is to enhance the quality of brand education in Brazil through building networks with international brand specialists and by understanding current brand practices Read more…

World's smallest emergency phone charger now on Kickstarter

Ever found yourself running out of battery on your phone while out and about and no power socket in sight? Two design engineering students from Brunel University London, Doug Stokes and Chris Tait, were faced with coming up with a solution to just such a scenario within 48 hours at a Makeathon run by the Read more…

BrandVoice work with Aara’s Foods to create their brand strategy

Following on from the very successful workshop ‘The new opportunities for brand innovation for the food and drinks sector’ delivered by Bill Wallsgrove and Trevor Bradford from BrandVoice, the team have worked with Aara’s Food CEO, Alia Arain, to create a distinctive story for the baby food brand that covers all areas of communication from Read more…

10 stats to show digital technology is creating a British business evolution

Websites, online banking, customer satisfaction, remote working – here are ten ways British businesses are evolving with the help of digital technologies. Brunel University and business product marketplace Applegate are behind the study, which looked at the way digitisation is driving the evolution of British businesses of all sizes, though discovered large companies are more Read more…