Upstream is a partnership between Hammersmith & Fulham Council and Imperial College London, a result of an Industrial Strategy co-produced by the two organisations. We have been connecting, supporting and shining a light on the science, tech and creative sectors since 2018.

Team Upstream’s work is driven by the belief that local networks which facilitate collaboration and learning can accelerate the growth of organisations and places. Our vision is for Hammersmith & Fulham to have an inclusive, thriving ecosystem of ambitious science, tech and creative organisations, with the White City innovation district a global beacon of growth through innovation.

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💬"That’s where the Series A funding comes in. It’ll be used to push toward the clinic & expand the team from 38 to 80 by year’s end. If all goes well, they’ll be in the clinic in 2025," Guiseppe Mazza, CEO, Engitix

Learn more about the £40m deal here: http://ow.ly/NFhS50HCUKj

💥 We're kicking off the first of this year's Upstream #newsletter.

Discover what's happening in White City Innovation District & across #Hammersmith & #Fulham here: http://ow.ly/2B1850HFoRu

Share the news - let's show what we're up to! 📢

#WCID #WhiteCity #Innovation

#Startup life is hard. This tiny nation shows that anything is possible.

#Unicorn Infobip charters its rise from a small Croatian seaside village to a €1b #tech giant. 🦄 🌊 🏦

Read more: http://ow.ly/eyIt50HCWbk

Are you a science, tech or creative H&F based business?

With Upstream’s #virtual Coffee Club, happening tomorrow, you can grow your local network with other entrepreneurs.

Sign up now: http://ow.ly/gQrh50HCruB

#Networking #VirtualEvent #SMEs #SmallBiz

Have you listened to our latest Uplift podcast episode? 👀
Stop procrastinating! Tune in to hear an epic convo between 2️⃣ founders based in #WhiteCity talking all things #sustainable #fashion, #diagnostics for #Alzheimer’s and the world of a #founder.

▶️ http://ow.ly/sMCw50HwWQo

Congrats to @imperialcollege research team who have been awarded £1 million by @CR_UK to trial new MRI scanning methods to help support early detection of prostate cancer. #science #health #WhiteCityInnovationDistrict

More details on the study:

Upstream supports, connects and shines a light on incredible #entrepreneurs, #businesses and #academics. If you’re a business who needs #support or key connections, find out how we can help👇 - http://ow.ly/h7py50HwNLm

72 HOURS ⏰ left to register for our coffee club session.
If you ❤️ coffee or a hot drink as much as we do and want to have a quick chat on any support you may need or how we can help, join us this Thurs at 10AM! #growth #startup #entrepreneur

Register: http://ow.ly/2wpP50DVL52

Lights 🔦, Camera 📸 , Action 🎬!
Join the @LyricHammer celebrate Black joy, talent, culture and creativity at the festival #ForTheCultureLyric from 28 to 30 Jan.

Tickets for free events must be booked in advance. Explore the line-up and book 🔎: http://ow.ly/asnJ50HwMAj

Upstream events are designed to enable #startups, corporates, #academia and innovators to connect, collaborate and grow. From 1-1’s advice and networking , you’ll find the latest opportunities to join a community that is constantly striving. 💪

What are your plans on 27 Jan? 🤔📆
Grab your tickets to Upstream’s virtual coffee club ☕ session - an opportunity to have fruitful 30 mins convo with like-minded #entrepreneurs in #Hammersmith and #Fulham and the Upstream team.

Sign up today: http://ow.ly/Iph650HwMi7