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About Us - Innovation Accelerator

The Innovation Accelerator at Wilton Centre is dedicated to nurturing innovative businesses within the science, technology, engineering and life sciences sectors, combining industry know how and leading edge facilities to support new and established companies in the North East.

This cutting edge new facility comprises a 10,763 sqft (1000 sqm) fully integrated technology incubator. The Innovation Accelerator is able to offer pilot plants, specialist laboratories and office space to enable fledgling companies to develop new products and processes while reducing peripheral start-up costs, such as provision of industrial services and purchase of general laboratory equipment.

With the diverse industry experience and expertise available to residents, the Innovation Accelerator offers varied services including:

  • Business start-up support
  • Market Intelligence
  • IP landscaping
  • Incubation
  • Technology commercialisation
  • Entrepreneur programme


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