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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  • Nottingham Entrepreneurs April 13, 2014
    University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University are leading the way by boosting the city’s economy and creating jobs. Both graduates and spin-out companies from each university are boosting Nottingham’s economy by maximising funding such as the Nottingham Technology Grant Fund (N’Tech) to help grow their business. N’Tech is a grant funding scheme de […]





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Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange

Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever, with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014-2020).  It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market.*
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Tue, May 06, 2014

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Tue, Apr 22, 2014

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