CFMS announced as sponsor of South Gloucestershire Business Show

CFMS announced as sponsor of South Gloucestershire Business Show

Bristol, 23 August 2017 - The Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CFMS) will be sponsoring the South Gloucestershire Business Show (SGBS), held 4th-5th October 2017 at Bristol and Bath Science Park.

As an associate sponsor, CFMS will provide access to its exceptional, state-of-the-art facility. Consisting of an exhibition, seminar and conference programme, the two-day event will showcase services from over 50 exhibitors, and will feature an Innovation Theatre, Digital Security Zone and Science and Technology Zone. The show will host the Crimestoppers Cyber Crime Conference on Wednesday 4th October, where leading companies and individuals in digital security will be speaking about the challenges and protection against cyber crime. Taking place on Thursday 5th October is the Venturefest conference, which will explore a wide range of themes around the topic of Smart Cities.

A new event for the region, SGBS offers a diverse and flexible platform for discussion, collaboration, growth and promotion. Delegate entry to the show is free, and in addition to its business focus, will feature the ‘South Gloucestershire Business Games’ where delegates can try out team building activities and earn points and prizes for their company.

Sam Paice, Chief Operating Officer, CFMS commented, “We’re delighted to sponsor the South Gloucestershire Business Show, and to support the local business community. As a not-for-profit organisation, we welcome the collaborative opportunity that SGBS offers, enabling us to engage with the wider community, and promote the benefits of digital and new technologies for high value design products and services.”

Responsible for the management of the exhibition, Peter Allison, Director, SGBS said, “We’re really excited to be welcoming CFMS as associate sponsors to The South Gloucestershire Business Show.  They are an exciting business that sits right at the heart of the development of tech business, simulating and engineering services that will be pivotal in bringing innovation and new business technologies to the market.  The CFMS facility will also be the home of our cyber conference on Wednesday 4th and Venturefest conference on Thursday 5th, a great and inspiring space to be working in.”

If you are attending the exhibition and would like to meet with CFMS, the stand is located at space GC1.

About CFMS

The Centre for Modelling & Simulation (CFMS) is proud to be a growing, independent and not-for-profit organisation that specialises in digitally enabled high value design capability. We promote advanced modelling and simulation, underpinned by High Performance Computing (HPC), pushing the boundaries of technology.

Through our exceptional, collaborative, virtual and physical facilities, we enable the adoption and acceleration of new technologies for advanced modelling and simulation, while improving learning and developing awareness of state-of-the-art. Engaging with organisations large and small, we help to provide access to the right tools, resources, skills and technologies, resulting in increased productivity and faster, more informed decision-making.

As a trusted and neutral provider, our vision is to drive a practical revolution in engineering capability and design, working with organisations to reduce risk in the design phase, product development costs and time to market.

For further information about how CFMS can help your business, view our brochure here, visit, call 0117 906 1100 or email

Media Contact

Alison Little: e:, t: 0117 906 1100



Sign Up To Our Newsletter and Events