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 

Autumn events

Autumn events

Discover the latest events taking place inside the Smart Innovation Hub. With guest speakers and leading academics gain new insights on business growth, sustainability, the circular economy, and more


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

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

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