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Innovation 1st

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Innovation 1st

Glaisher Drive
W'ton Science Park
WV10 9RT

01902 321272

Innovation 1st

Innovation 1st is an exciting project that assists small organisations (fewer than 250 employees) to explore business opportunities through the innovative use of technology. Companies are able to use the various cutting edge devices, discuss 581431_509910119036963_1992022223_n.jpgopportunities with advisors who have industry knowledge and experience and explore new and innovative product ideas. Organisations are also able to trial software that might be new to them, in a supportive environment, to identify ways in which their business may benefit from the adoption of enhanced technology.

The project is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) with a primary objective of assisting small to medium sized businesses in the West Midlands to expand and strengthen their product offering and/or increase their productivity and efficiency through the use of improved technology.   Innovation 1st works with many sectors including:

  • ICT and Digital Media
  • Environmental/Carbon Management
  • Built Environment (Construction and Offsite Manufacturing)
  • High Value Manufacturing
  • Medical and Health (including Leisure)

Business Benefits

Organisations could benefit by working with Innovation 1st in a number of ways.  Innovation 1st offers:

  • 12 hours free support, guidance and assistance
  • Access to our advanced technology facilities
  • The opportunity to explore new product ideas or examine product issues
  • Access assistance from industry specialists