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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  • University aiming to boost the number of Student Tycoons November 18, 2015
    The University of Nottingham’s business and innovation services could play a key role in creating more start-up firms which will boost the local economy. Dr George Baxter, the former pharmaceuticals industry executive who now heads its business services, says encouraging students to set up their own enterprise is a major priority in the years ahead. […]






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