The Centre

Exeter Innovation Centre 01392 247931
Exeter Science Park Centre 01392 249222


The Innovation Centre is proud to be part of the Innovation Exeter initiative, and to promote business support events hosted by a range of partners. Upcoming events are listed below so please follow the links to any which are of interest.

If you would like to add an event which you are hosting, please email to let us have the details.
Learn how to use Mintel Market Research
Thursday 17th Aug 2017 @ 5:30 pm

Mintel provides a range of market reports for UK, across a number of industries. It is available from Exeter Library public computers and on your own device via the free Exeter Library Wi-Fi.

Tech Exeter 2017
Friday 08th Sep 2017 @ 9:00 am

Tech Exeter Conference - the multi-disciplinary, grassroots tech conference returns, with its inclusive, community ethos, and friendly, welcoming vibe.

Innovation Coaching to help achieve business growth seminar
Thursday 14th Sep 2017 @ 9:00 am

DESCRIPTION Success in today's business environment depends on innovation, creativity and an entrepreneurial approach. Come and listen to the region's innovation specialists discuss the major challenges and opportunities facing business and the region today. Also understand how innovation fits into the Local Enterprise Partnership's plans for future prosperity of Heart of the South West. This briefing event will show you how you can harness innovation in your team and business in order to ensure future growth and longevity. On the day, we will be bringing together innovation experts to explore how businesses can build upon innovation capabilities and remain ahead of the game. These will include innovation specialists from our innovate2succeed programme, advisers from other business support programmes and someone from the LEP. Hear expert advice and guidance on how to introduce new technologies and processes to your business, how to launch products and services to new or existing markets, and we’ll be introducing you to the innovate2succeed programme – a fully funded coaching programme. The event will be followed by a networking session and the opportunity to book a 1:2:1 consultation with an adviser, where you’ll be able to get your specific questions answered. Make sure you book your 1:2:1 appointment now.

Startup Day Exeter - How to run a lean startup
Thursday 21st Sep 2017 @ 12:00 am

Lean Start-Up helps entrepreneurs reduce the cost of developing new products and services by ensuring that they do not waste time and money designing features that customers do not want. It emphasises the importance of getting customer feedback from the earliest stage of the development process. Lean Start-Up principles gives entrepreneurs a better chance of success without needing large amounts of outside funding and the need to develop elaborate business plans. Intrigued ? This workshop is an ideal introduction to Lean Start-Up and will give you opportunity to start your own Business Model Canvas and help you shape useful questions for gathering customer feedback.