University of Nottingham’s local business network.

“Ingenuity – the process of applying new/innovative ideas to solve problems or meet challenges”

Ingenuity is also the route in to The University of Nottingham specifically for small and medium-sized businesses who want to find out how a relationship with the University can help them.

Ingenuity activities are designed to bring business into contact with the resources, knowledge and experience of this world-class, research-led university.

Through the Ingenuity site you can tap into:

  • An events programme – covering our popular Ingenuity breakfasts, workshops, conferences and business events
  • News articles – highlighting success stories from the University and its networked businesses
  • A business directory – of local and regional SMEs connected through the Ingenuity Network
  • Links to – university resources, networked businesses and documents (case studies, presentations & policies)


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  • Vice Chancellor’s Medal Winners for 2016 October 14, 2016
    Each year The University of Nottingham’s Vice Chancellor recognises the exceptional achievements of a limited number of staff and students, from across the three global campuses.  Among the 2016 winners was Steve Upcraft for his significant contribution to the creation and development of ‘Ingenuity – The University of Nottingham’s local business network’. Vice-Chancellor’s Medal Awards […]






Ingenuity events and networking opportunities

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Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event The final event in our 2016 programme of Ingenuity breakfast events. Join us for networking, a free breakfast and the opportunity to learn something new. Full details to follow nearer the time of the event…. The programme: 07:45 – [...]
Tue, Nov 15, 2016
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