Smart Innovation Hub

Purpose built for innovation-led businesses to recover, grow and thrive

Gain access to Keele’s knowledgeable staff, expert academics and local business leaders via fully-funded business support programmes  and grow onsite with lettable modern private, shared spaces and co-working workspaces 

Fully-funded business support for recovery and growth

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New Enterprise Base Camp

A online masterclass for early stage and established small business owners. Discover the skills, tools and techniques that will support your product and/or service development.

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Innovation Leadership Programme

A prestigious innovation leadership programme addressing distinctive organisational and leadership challenges for innovation-led, knowledge-intensive businesses.


Research & Innovation Support

An innovation support programme designed to support businesses that are thinking about, or are currently in the process of, developing a new product, process or service.

Space to suit your needs

The Smart Innovation Hub offers a range of office space opportunities to suit your individual business needs including co-working space, dedicated desk in a shared office, 2-4 person start-up offices and 6-19 person grow-on spaces

Businesses and entrepreneurs have access to a variety of event space including lecture and seminar rooms, meeting rooms, boardrooms, exhibition space and a digital suite all centred around a modern open plan business lounge

Enquire with the Smart Innovation Hub Team today to see how we can we help your business recover and grow