Stonehaven Technology discusses Academic collaboration with Essex Business School
In 2016, Stonehaven Technology took part in a collaborative academic research project with the School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering at Loughborough University. The success of the project was such that the Student leading the project, was subsequently taken on as a full time employee by Stonehaven Technology.
Being based at the University of Essex affords Stonehaven Technology natural opportunities for academic collaboration. In 2015, the Essex Business School building opened, a unique zero-carbon building, complete with a trading floor mock up. The core themes of the MBA are; entrepreneurship, innovation, internationalisation and sustainability and this attract students from countries all over the world. Today, Jonathan Crook, a Director of Stonehaven Technology presented a number of the company’s enterprise software applications and explained how businesses achieved benefits through their use. Jonathan also articulated the advantages for both businesses and academia in conducting collaborative research and presented a specific current opportunity the company has for a research project.
Stonehaven Technology are currently undertaking a number of research and development projects and encourage Students and Universities who wish to collaborate, to get in touch.