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Here is a snapshot of what we've been up to recently:
19 March 2019
Meet us at DSEI to discover the latest technologies from across the MOD to help you gain commercial advantage and open up new markets.
01 March 2019
Our CEO, James Kirby, will be presenting at DPRTE in the Technology and Innovation Zone this year. Join him to discover how we deliver the “Wider Benefits of Commercialising MOD Technology”.
01 February 2019
We will be supporting Venturefest South with our colleagues from Dstl and DASA. Find out about what we do, how we do it, and why as investors or entrepreneurs you will want to be involved in our world-leading innovations.
02 January 2019
A Ploughshare Innovations non-executive director has been selected to lead a project to investigate how the Government can generate greater value from its intellectual property and know-how.
04 November 2018
Aimed at investors and business mentors, Ploughshare will be supporting the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) at their Supplier Showcase Event in London in December.
08 October 2018
Ploughshare will be attending AUSA 2018 this year giving you the opportunity to meet with us in the USA.
13 August 2018
Ministry of Defence scientists have cracked the blueprint for a “breakthrough” blood test that promises to save thousands of lives a year in the fight against hospital sepsis.
17 July 2018
Ploughshare Innovations has agreed a licence deal with Axi-Tek Ltd for a novel x-ray technology which will be used to develop the next generation of safe and rapid inspection equipment. Developed by Dstl, the new technology produces higher resolution images while simplifying product design.
12 June 2018
Ploughshare Innovations, the technology transfer organisation for the UK Ministry of Defence, today makes available to industry A3S - the world’s fastest 3D microphone array simulation software.
23 April 2018
Ploughshare Innovations, the technology transfer office for the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), has relocated today to a new purpose-built science park at Porton Down near Salisbury.
06 March 2018
Ploughshare will be attending the Home Office Security and Policing event in Farnborough in March 2018.
17 January 2018
Ploughshare Innovations is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Non-executive Directors to its board.
08 January 2018
The Home Office Centre for Applied Science and Technology (CAST) has made an agreement with Ploughshare Innovations to commercialise their intellectual property.
29 November 2017
Ploughshare will be attending the UK Security Expo event in London in November where we will be joined by a new licensee, Foster + Freeman.
27 November 2017
An advanced fingerprint visualisation technology that makes it harder for criminals to destroy their fingerprints has been developed jointly by the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), the Centre for Applied Science and Technology (CAST) and Loughborough University.