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 ( to the UK community care sector. 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