The SETsquared network brings together five leading UK research intensive universities and one of Europe’s top University Business Incubators – with the Open Innovation Programme, SETsquared opens this network to Corporate Partners.

SETsquared helps its Corporate Partners to access new technologies, solutions and innovations by brokering relationships with its companies and researchers in a cost efficient and time effective manner.

SETsquared’s Open Innovation Programme offers long term relationships to Corporate Partners which enable us to develop a deep understanding of their innovation requirements and respond with a tailored approach to each Partner. SETsquared’s network of researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs and investors provides Corporate Partners with access and insight into the latest developments in Open Innovation globally.

The Programme is working with following organisations to identify innovation issues, opportunities and challenges: Altran UK, Astrium Services, BAE Systems, Barclays Corporate Banking, Buro Happold, CGI, Freescale, Johnson & Johnson, Philips Innovation Services, Sony EU, South West Water, & Ericsson, West of England AHSN, & Westpac Bank. 

SETsquared’s Open Innovation Programme experience covers a wide range of sectors: 

  • Aerospace and Defence
  • Chemical 
  • Engineering 
  • Clean Tech 
  • Communications 
  • Design Engineering 
  • Electronics 
  • Financial Services 
  • Health Care 
  • Life Sciences 
  • Mobile 
  • Semiconductors 
  • Systems Design and Integration 
  • Technologies and Services

Discover more about the SETsquared's Open Innovation Programme and the collaboration with Barclays:

To discuss joining the SETsquared Open Innovation Programme or if you have any queries please contact Ian Busby or complete our Open Innovation Contact Form.