Knowledge Transfer Partnership - details

Partnership Information

Partnership number: 9240
Partnership objective: To improve homecare workforce utilisation by developing an adaptable software optimisation engine that solves any workforce management scenario that includes both rostering and routing.
Knowledge/technology: Mathematics
Partnership dates: 20 May 2013 - 16 February 2016

Knowledge Base Partner Information

Knowledge Base Partner: The University of Nottingham
Department: School of Computer Science

Company Partner Information

Company Partner: Webroster Limited
Company business: Provide niche workforce management software as a service (Webroster.net) to the UK community care sector. Webroster.net is an online application used within the health and social care industries to automatically roster, manage and track staff.
Area of UK: East of England
Company Standard Industrial Classification: Other software consultancy and supply(72220)
Company size: 10 to 49 employees

Other Information

Contact: Dr Dario Landa-Silva, Tel: 0115 846 6522
This Partnership is supported by: Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (50%)
Technology Strategy Board (50%)
Grant amount: £87,207.00