Do Something Different
Do Something Different (DSD) seek to make the world a better place by inspiring millions of people to do something different through behaviour change programmes.
Clients are sent personalised 'dos' which aim to take the individual out of their comfort zone, breaking the habits which prevent them reaching their full potential and developing behavioural flexibility.
KTP project (2018):
DSD have amassed a wealth of data from delivering programmes over five years – this programme will apply machine learning to optimise programmes, allowing the company to scale up their activities and reach into new markets.
BCMY recycles mobile phones, printer ink and toner cartridges, collecting used goods from charity and business customers and selling empty and remanufactured goods to commercial and private clients for re-use on a contract or spot-purchasing basis.
BCMY, one of the UK’s largest independent cartridge collectors, also a member of the university’s Green Growth Platform, pride themselves on ensuring all printer consumables are either repaired and refilled for re use, or broken down into their raw material state and recycled into new products.
KTP project (2017):
This current KTP project will develop intelligent tools and systems to deliver scalable, real-time stock logistics and sales/purchasing solutions which will drive efficiency, profitability and sales to help the company grow.
Managing Director of BCMY, Simon Gilchrist
Colony101 develops and supplies email marketing software, allowing clients to assess the success of email campaigns.
Colony101’s main product, Sentori, is provided on a software as a service (SaaS) basis.
KTP project (2016):
Embed visual language and open cloud-based software architecture expertise to facilitate the development of Cyclr, an automated life-cycle marketing campaign software product.
Cyclr team at Colony101
Family Law Partners
Family Law Partners: Established in 2011, Family Law Partners (FLP) are a specialist firm dealing exclusively with Family Law. The Directors have extensive experience in family law issues and provide legal services to clients across Sussex and London. The company’s experience, expertise and commitment to client service is externally recognised by Resolution, Chambers UK, Legal 500 and the Law Society; they became the only specialist family law firm in Sussex to achieve a prestigious band 1 ranking in the first year of operation.
KTP Project (2019):
Family Law Partners see technology as having a pivotal role in the future delivery of family law services and the company had previously been shortlisted for a national award in ‘Innovation in IT’ for the development of its first commercial software offer, Siaro. This innovative partnership seeks to embed knowledge engineering expertise to develop a rules based decision support system to underpin a novel model of family law provision.
Find out more about Family Law Partners KTP project here.
Alan Larkin, Director of Family Law Partners
The Graduate Recruitment Bureau (GRB) is recognised as the UK's leading, independent, graduate recruitment consultancy.
The company has helped or placed over 600,000 students and graduates with FTSE 250 and fast growing recruiters.
KTP project (2016):
This project developed and embedded a technology solution to automate data capture for enhanced recruitment of graduates with experience. You can read more about the GRB project in this case study.
Dan Hawes, Co-Founder of the GRB
Travel Places provides travel booking and logistics services, specialising in major team sporting events around the world.
Their clients include Formula1 and TeamGB.
KTP project (2016):
Embed an architecture recovery and consistency approach to re-engineer legacy software systems, developing a robust, flexible and scalable system to meet future client needs.
Crimson Tangerine (Crimtan) is a web advertisement broker who provide advertisers including Marks & Spencer, Santander and Sky with precise audience targeting, campaign optimisation and reporting.
They specialise in advanced data collection to facilitate behavioural profiling, and targeted real-time delivery using their proprietary platform, RAMP360.
KTP project (2014):
Developed innovative data mining and modelling techniques to enhance customer profiling rules in order to optimise web advertisement performance.
Maria Diapouli, Data Mining Manager (KTP Associate).
Posturite is the UK market leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of posture-improving workplace products, and the only company providing health and safety consultancy, training, software and products on a national basis.
The company’s share of the ‘curative’ ergonomic market in the UK is more than 60 per cent.
KTP project (2012):
Developed advanced web-based customer interfaces to increase e-commerce sales of ergonomic office furniture.