INNOVATIVE businesses gathered at Venturefest 2019 to pitch their products to potential investors.

The annual showcase for innovation and enterprise took place at Oxford Brookes University on Wednesday.

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Employees and investors were at the university to show off ideas and new creations in Artificial Intelligence, Ageing Society, Clean Growth and the Future of Mobility.

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Venturefest spokeswoman Michelle Miles said: “With so many new and innovative businesses vying for attention this year, Oxford Brookes hosted an Entrepreneurship Village, showcasing another 15 amazing companies.

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“Add the 28 exhibition stands, and the overview of the county’s success was complete.

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“Pitching for Success received a record 51 entries this year - the 20 companies selected to ‘pitch their wares’ to a panel of high profile investors and experts were rightly excited about the opportunity.”

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Ms Miles added that the Technology Showcase featured a broad range of local businesses involved in four sessions including seven in the Future of Mobility sector.

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The Innovation Showcase included nine of Oxfordshire’s most exciting medtech businesses, including Adaptix, TrustonTap and Nye Health.