Plexal is an innovation centre and coworking space located in the fast-growing Here East technology and innovation campus in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Collaboration is at the heart of Plexal’s approach to innovation. Its innovation team delivers bespoke programmes for clients like Innovate UK and Transport for London, and specialises in forging connections between industry, academia, investors, startups and scaleups to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing society while getting ideas market-ready.
Plexal has been appointed by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport to deliver the London Office for Rapid Cybersecurity Advancement (LORCA): an innovation programme aimed at scaling cybersecurity solutions that are needed most by industry.
It’s also delivered OpenDoor, an inclusive innovation accelerator, and has partnered with UCL, Disability Rights UK and more to support disabled entrepreneurs and make its workspace more accessible.
Startup and scaleup members of Plexal’s workspace benefit from a comprehensive programme of events and tailored support, including 1:1 consultations. Members work in areas like mobility, AI, healthtech, cybersecurity, fintech, the Internet of Things, VR and more.
Plexal was launched in 2017 and was founded by clients of specialist real estate investment advisory company Delancey.
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Al JABR, is an Omani company that focuses on startup development and corporate innovation with the aim to build a regional hub for startup development, bridge startup innovation with corporate ambition and create new access channels to capital it being Financial, Human & Intellectual.
Al JABR was formally established in 2019, by Mohammed Al Wahibi and Fatma Bahwan who founded multiple startups and initiatives all focused on fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in Oman such as co-working spaces, startup ideation programs and Omans 1st experts based online learning platform Edlal.om .
Al JABR efforts in the entrepreneurship ecosystem include hosting and facilitating the focused group labs for the national strategy of SME development for the SME development (Riyada), Content development of EBDA program which is a startups development program within the coworking space in Muscat for 3 cohorts.