Innovation Network

We have introduced hundreds of companies to our expertise, knowledge and facilities through our Innovation Network.

We hold a series of free events throughout the year, covering topics on innovation, enterprise and entrepreneurship. These events provide a great opportunity to connect with our expertise and with local business people, and to hear inspirational, thought-provoking speakers.

Audience at an Innovation Network event

Around 70% of our members are local small and medium-sized enterprises. The remainder are from business support organisations and academia.

Our events are usually held in the early evening for around 80 people, followed by a light buffet supper and networking.

Why not become a member?  Membership, and attendance to our events, is free.

The best networking and ideas forum I've ever been to. The guest speaker gave me the inside track on creating a culture of innovation and on turning ideas into actions. Just as avaluable were the like-minded contacts I made. We really sparked ideas off each other.

Stuart Woodhead, CEO, Invitron Limited