Parkure was one of the 10 shortlisted companies selected to pitch in the Health category at the finals which took place in Manchester on the June 13th and 14th, 2017. The competition was fierce, with 40 shortlisted entries in 4 categories including exciting start-up companies, as well as spin-outs from the University of Cambridge, the University of Edinburgh, Lund University, ETH Zürich and Imperial College London. Except the cash prize, Parkure will receive tailored business advice and mentoring from KPMG and Mewburn Ellis LLP.
The Emerging Technologies Competition is the RSC’s annual innovation initiative, turning promising ideas into commercial reality. Now in its fifth year, the competition brings cutting edge science to the real world for the benefit of society.
With over 54,000 members and an international publishing and knowledge business, the RSC is the UK’s professional body for chemical scientists, supporting and representing members and bringing together chemical scientists from all over the world.