The Digital Innovation Business Acceleration Hub offers bespoke business support and coaching to help innovative companies in the West of England achieve their potential. The support is FREE and funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).  The programme is open to growth businesses in the digital sector who are innovating in health, well-being and the creative media sectors. Business acceleration is tailored, so it could be about engaging a consultant, building a tech team, modelling the finances or a market strategy, working with an expert to build an investment pitch or to make a grant application. As the programme is delivered by the University of Bath there is also the opportunity to work with academics and researchers on cutting edge technolgy and R&D projects.

 

What’s on offer?

 
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Growth workshops

  • Early stage companies

This free 2 day programme features expert speakers from the sustainability technology sector. The course is designed to help you assess your business strategy and plan for the next phase of growth.

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Business Acceleration

  • Growth companies / SME’s

12 hours of free coaching and bespoke business support from industry specialists for scaling up companies with high growth potential. The tailored business acceleration is designed to help high growth businesses grow even faster.

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Research Collaboration

  • Growth companies / SME’s

Working with the University of Bath is an excellent way to develop relationships with innovative scientists and researchers. This programme can connect you to the right departments and people.



 
 
 

SECTORS INCLUDE

  • SOCIAL CARE, RESIDENTIAL CARE, HUMAN HEALTH AND WELLBEING

  • AUDIENCE ENGAGEMENT, ENTERTAINMENT AND CREATIVE MEDIA

  • AR/VR AND IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGY

  • ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES (DATA, MACHINE LEARNING AND AI)