Listed below are all forthcoming events. Show past events.

Grant Thornton's New Space Open Day

Grant Thornton's New Space Open Day

Wed 5th July 2017 at 09:00

Grant Thornton are holding an open day on Wednesday 5 July for the Science Park so that you can see how the space could work for you as well as find out about activities taking place. With free Wi-Fi, coffee and a range of spaces and pods for meetings, discussions or an opportunity to work in a shared space, they hope to encourage lots of exciting interactions and will be offering the use of our space for free to businesses and networks who share our vision for an innovative, connected and collaborative South region Read more »

Future Worlds

Future Worlds

Mon 14th August 2017, 3pm – 8pm

Future Worlds, the business incubator at the University of Southampton, is hosting a workshop event in the newly refurbished incubator space on Highfield Campus. The workshop will be hosted by two Future Worlds Mentors, Robbie Rice & Marc Barfoot, who have over 35 years’ combined sales and customer experience expertise and you can tailor the session for your own business! Read more »

Social Club Summer BBQ

Social Club Summer BBQ

Wed 19th July 2017 at 12:00

The date of the Social Club Summer BBQ has been confirmed as Wednesday 19th July 2017 from 12:00 noon. The BBQ will take place in the sunken garden between Phi House and Delta House. Read more »

Funding: Making the most of grants and awards

Funding: Making the most of grants and awards

Wed 7th June 2017 at 16:30

There are many grants and awards available to new businesses, but the funding landscape can be complex and daunting, particularly for start-ups and SMEs. Read more »

Solent IET Local Network – Business Links Forum

Solent IET Local Network – Business Links Forum

Thu 18th May 2017 at 17:45

The purpose of this information sharing and networking event is to explore whether businesses in our area can benefit from stronger links through the local IET network. It is free to attend. Read more »

Dragons' Den 2017

Dragons' Den 2017

Sat 13th May 2017 at 12:30

Six University of Southampton students & their businesses will take centre stage to face four business investors for real investment at this year’s Future Worlds Dragon’s Den event. Read more »

Intellectual Property - have you covered your assets?

Intellectual Property - have you covered your assets?

Wed 26th April 2017 at 16:30

Intellectual property can form 80% of the value of a business, yet many start-ups and SMEs are vastly under-protected.Understanding your IP - and knowing how to protect it - is critical for anyone with an invention, a business or just an idea; especially in the science and technology industries. Read more »

Brexit Britain in April 2017 - A Road Unknown?

Brexit Britain in April 2017 - A Road Unknown?

Wed 26th April 2017 at 10:58

In this seminar we will be discussing the UK's Spring Budget announcement and how it will affect the government’s approach to navigating the challenges and opportunities of Brexit. Read more »

Meet the EY professionals

Meet the EY professionals

Tue 28th March 2017 at 09:00

EY professionals will be available to talk to businesses at the University of Southampton Science Park on Tuesday, 28 March. Read more »

Catalyst Challenge

Catalyst Challenge

Wed 15th March 2017 at 13:45

Come and watch future leaders battle for recognition as 24 Southampton students spend the day at the Science Park, pitching at the "Catalyst Challenge”. Six teams have developed their business models - and now it’s time to present to our judges. Read more »

Battery Life: Addressing the Challenges

Battery Life: Addressing the Challenges

Wed 1st March 2017 at 12:00

Battery life is a critical issue in so many devices, so knowing how to assess and measure battery life can help designers and developers get the most out of the current technology. This Free Lunch and Learn event will help you get the most out of battery life. Read more »

Meet the Catalyst Companies

Meet the Catalyst Companies

Mon 13th February 2017 at 12:30

From new orthopedic regenerative medicine to a revolutionary knitting app, this year’s Science Park Catalyst companies want to stimulate societal change, with technologies spanning a wide range of fields. It’s thought-provoking - it’s potentially world-changing. Read more »

An Innovative approach to apprenticeships

An Innovative approach to apprenticeships

Tue 7th February 2017 at 12:30

As a technology start-up or SME, finding the right employees with right skills can be a challenge - financially and culturally. At this ENGAGE event, host Stella McKnight, Director for Employer Partnerships at the University of Winchester, will tell us about her University’s Digital & Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship. Read more »

ENGAGE Christmas Lecture - Genomics: The Moral Maze

ENGAGE Christmas Lecture - Genomics: The Moral Maze

Wed 7th December 2016 at 16:30

It is now over a decade since the human genome was first sequenced. There is no question that this has sparked huge advances in medicine and research, but it’s also one of the most morally contentious topics of our generation. Read more »

Lunch and Learn Tech Workshop

Lunch and Learn Tech Workshop

Wed 30th November 2016 at 11:00

Join Backbone Connect for a free lunch and learn event that brings together interactive tech workshops, live panel sessions on IT challenges facing modern businesses, and advice on how to improve your business through technology. Read more »

Autumn Statement 2016: what it means for business

Autumn Statement 2016: what it means for business

Mon 28th November 2016 at 16:00

The Chancellor will deliver his first Autumn Statement to Parliament on 23 November 2016 which will be the first opportunity to assess the state of the UK economy following the EU referendum in June. This event will look at the current state of the UK economy and the challenges faced by UK businesses and consumers. Read more »

£100 Billion Customer: Doing Business with the NHS

£100 Billion Customer: Doing Business with the NHS

Tue 8th November 2016 at 17:00

Do you want to engage with one of the UK’s biggest organisations? Not sure where to start? Attend our free event in partnership with Wessex Academic Health Science Network to delve into the intricacies of working with the NHS. Read more »

Nucleus 2016

Nucleus 2016

Wed 21st September 2016 at 10:00

Join us at the University of Southampton Science Park and participate in Nucleus 2016: a science and technology event designed to highlight the innovation and entrepreneurial spirit at the heart of Hampshire. Read more »

CRITICAL Assets - why you should invest in your people

CRITICAL Assets - why you should invest in your people

Thu 14th July 2016 at 12:00

Finding and keeping the right staff can be a huge challenge - especially in the tech world. Join us for some invaluable ‘top tips’ that will help you keep your staff happy, motivated and on-brand. Read more »

The 100,000 Genomes Project – Personalised Medicine and commercial opportunities

The 100,000 Genomes Project – Personalised Medicine and commercial opportunities

Wed 6th July 2016 at 17:00

The largest national sequencing project of its kind in the world, the 100,000 Genomes Project is transforming the prospects for personalised medicine by linking NHS patients’ whole genome sequence with their medical records and making this available to both academic and commercial researchers. Read more »

Rags to Riches - Funding your Start-Up

Rags to Riches - Funding your Start-Up

Thu 30th June 2016 at 16:30

The funding landscape is complex and constantly changing. Whether you’re an ambitious, growing business or just starting up, understanding funding platforms can be challenging and daunting. Read more »

Chief Executive's Breakfast Club

Chief Executive's Breakfast Club

Thu 9th June 2016 at 08:00

The Chief Executive's Breakfast Club brings together invited business leaders from around the Science Park to share knowledge and experience within the entrepreneurial community. Read more »

Pint of Science - Honey I Shrunk the Lab

Pint of Science - Honey I Shrunk the Lab

Tue 24th May 2016 at 19:00

Huge labs. Expensive tools. Enormous buildings. Extremely expensive life-saving tests. Huge data analysis. Find out more about the science behind the scenes at Pint of Science 2016. Read more »

ENGAGE -   Exporting to the Chinese ‘Silver Consumer’

ENGAGE - Exporting to the Chinese ‘Silver Consumer’

Thu 28th April 2016 at 16:30

Come along to this free event to find out how to engage with the Chinese ‘Silver Consumer’ market. Mark Hedley from the China-Britain Business Council will talk about what you can gain from the opportunities available and look at the practical challenges for companies preparing themselves to do business in China. Read more »

Catalyst Challenge

Catalyst Challenge

Wed 27th April 2016 at 13:45

Do you have an interest in forging connections with entrepreneurial students and the Career Destinations team at the University? Sign up for free to listen to team presentations and join the informal networking after the Catalyst Challenge. Read more »

Chief Executive's Breakfast Club

Chief Executive's Breakfast Club

Wed 20th April 2016 at 08:00

The Chief Executive's Breakfast Club brings together invited business leaders from around the Science Park to share knowledge and experience within the entrepreneurial community. Read more »

EMxpert - 1 Hour in a Chamber or 1 Second with EMSCAN

EMxpert - 1 Hour in a Chamber or 1 Second with EMSCAN

Tue 19th April 2016 at 09:30

Do you have EMC issues with your PCB design? Do you regularly spend time and money at a test house? Then Microlease would like to invite you to attend a free one hour one-to-one session. Read more »

ENGAGE - Making the Most of R&D Tax Credits with JumpstartUK

ENGAGE - Making the Most of R&D Tax Credits with JumpstartUK

Wed 13th April 2016 at 16:30

Does your company undertake any kind of research and development? You might well be eligible for the government’s R&D Tax Credits which could help fast track your development processes and boost your profits. Find out more at our latest ENGAGE event, presented by the technical experts from JumpstartUK. Read more »

ENGAGE - Demystifying Workplace Pensions Auto-Enrolment

ENGAGE - Demystifying Workplace Pensions Auto-Enrolment

Wed 16th March 2016 at 12:30

The law on workplace pensions has changed. Under the Pensions Act 2008, every employer in the UK must put certain staff into a pension scheme and contribute towards it. This is called 'automatic enrolment'. Read more »

International Breakfast Briefing- Going Global

International Breakfast Briefing- Going Global

Tue 15th March 2016 at 07:30

Join the Hampshire Chamber of Commerce for an early breakfast and networking which will be followed by a presentation by Guest Speaker, Stuart Stoter of UK Export Finance, Export Credits Guarantee Department. Read more »

Engage with the Catalyst Companies

Engage with the Catalyst Companies

Mon 7th March 2016 at 12:30

This year’s Science Park Catalyst Centre companies are working to stimulate societal change through the development of new technologies in a wide variety of fields. Come and meet these exciting companies over lunchtime networking. Read more »

ENGAGE - Intellectual Property Seminar

ENGAGE - Intellectual Property Seminar

Mon 8th February 2016 at 12:30

The Intellectual Property Office will be visiting the Science Park to talk to companies about their intellectual property, how they can protect it and how they can exploit it. Read more »

The Warning Signs of Bad Debt

The Warning Signs of Bad Debt

Thu 4th February 2016 at 07:30

Join the Hampshire Chamber of Commerce at the University of Southampton Science Park for breakfast which will be followed by a presentation by Jonathan Lupton, Insolvency Partner with Coffin Mew LLP. Read more »

ENGAGE - Horizon 2020 - Funding for 2016

ENGAGE - Horizon 2020 - Funding for 2016

Wed 20th January 2016 at 12:30

As part of the Science Park’s ENGAGE events programme, we are delighted to welcome Dr. Jane Watkins, UK National Contact Point for Horizon 2020 to the Park. Read more »

Business Links Networking Event

Business Links Networking Event

Tue 19th January 2016 at 17:30

The University’s Careers and Employability Service hosts an annual SME networking event and this year it will be held at the Science Park. The event brings together an extensive network of key decision makers, social entrepreneurs and leaders from small and medium-size enterprises. Read more »

ENGAGE Christmas Lecture - Building Bones

ENGAGE Christmas Lecture - Building Bones

Tue 15th December 2015 at 17:00

Our inaugural Science Park Christmas Lecture will be presented by Professor Richard Oreffo, one of the UK’s leading skeletal stem cell experts. This new tradition will become an annual ENGAGE event and aims to provide a unique insight into cutting edge science and technologies that affect us all. The lecture is designed to challenge, inspire and inform with a chance for audience members to ask questions following the presentation. Read more »

New Nucleus Event

New Nucleus Event

Thu 19th November 2015 at 09:00

Hampshire County Council's Economic Development Team, alongside Southampton-based communications agency React Comms, recently announced the launch of Nucleus - a new science and technology themed event created to support burgeoning innovation companies in the region. The event will be held on the 19th of November 2015 as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week and will be hosted at the University of Southampton Science Park. Read more »

Solent Cyber Security Cluster

Solent Cyber Security Cluster

Mon 28th September 2015 at 16:00

The Solent Cyber Security Cluster is now hosting its 8th cluster meeting, 28th September from 4-7pm. The event will, as usual, be held in meeting room 4 (a+b) at the Innovation Centre at the Science Park.The event will focus on protecting your business from cyber threat aswell as the Pro's and Cons of Cyber Essentials. Read more »

How Can Your Chamber Benefit You?

How Can Your Chamber Benefit You?

Tue 22nd September 2015 at 12:30

The Hampshire Chamber of Commerce will be at the Science Park to explain the benefits of membership and the special membership rates available to Science Park tenants. Read more »

Connecting Industry and Researchers in Physics

Connecting Industry and Researchers in Physics

Wed 16th September 2015 at 17:00

SEPnet’s Graduate Network (GRADnet) is organising a networking evening to facilitate greater collaboration and links between industry and physics postgraduate research students (PGRs) and researchers. Read more »

Solent Cyber Security Cluster Event

Solent Cyber Security Cluster Event

Mon 24th August 2015 at 16:00

Are you an SME actively working in the Cyber Security field and based in or near the Solent area? If so, Nine23 would like to welcome you to the seventh Solent Cyber Security Cluster Event held in Southampton. Read more »

Solent Cyber Security Cluster

Solent Cyber Security Cluster

Mon 20th July 2015 at 16:00

The Solent Cyber Security Cluster is now hosting its 6th cluster meeting, 20th July from 4-7pm. The event will, as usual, be held in meeting room 4 (a+b) at the Innovation Centre at the Science Park. At this event UKTI DSO will update us on the latest news regarding the new Cyber Demonstration Centre (CDC) in London, as well as relevant opportunities available to the cluster’s members. Read more »

Solent Cleantech Cluster

Solent Cleantech Cluster

Wed 17th June 2015 at 12:30

Future Solent has exciting plans to develop a Cleantech Cluster in the region to support local businesses who are working towards a low carbon economy. The Cleantech Cluster Manager, Anna Parry, will be visiting the University of Southampton Science Park on Wednesday 17th June to outline plans for the cluster and to seek the views of local cleantech businesses to help shape the cluster into something that provides genuine benefit to the business community. Read more »

Wessex Life Science Cluster - Tax Event

Wessex Life Science Cluster - Tax Event

Wed 6th May 2015 at 08:30

Wessex Life Science Cluster are delighted to announce that they will be holding their first themed event on taxation at 08:30am on May 6th at Southampton Science Park. Read more »

Meet the University Employer Engagement Team

Meet the University Employer Engagement Team

Tue 28th April 2015 at 12:30

Representatives at the University of Southampton will be visiting the Southampton Science Park to talk about graduate recruitment, internships and placements. Read more »

MPs on STEM

MPs on STEM

Fri 10th April 2015 at 16:00

On the 10th of April between 4pm and 6pm businesses and entrepreneurs in the region will have the chance to ask current MPs and prospective parliamentary candidates what they’ll be doing for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) businesses if they’re elected. Read more »

Catalyst Challenge

Catalyst Challenge

Wed 11th March 2015 at 09:00

24 students from Southampton University are spending the day at the Science Park learning how to develop a business model and pitch to investors in the "Catalyst Challenge". Read more »

Managing Collaboration with the University

Managing Collaboration with the University

Wed 25th February 2015 at 12:30

Come and meet the University of Southampton’s “Collaboration Managers” over a FREE beer and pizza lunch and find out how you could benefit from an effective collaborative relationship with one of the UKs top academic research institutions. Read more »

Meet the Catalyst Companies

Meet the Catalyst Companies

Mon 16th February 2015 at 12:00

Come and meet the four start-up companies who are currently resident in the Catalyst Centre at the free Beer and Pizza event. Each company will introduce their business and then its over to networking... and of course Beer and Pizza. Read more »

Profit from Risk Seminar

Profit from Risk Seminar

Thu 22nd January 2015 at 17:00

The University of Southampton Science Park will host a seminar that will help you to take a new look at risk. Perhaps you are living with it? Trying to avoid it? Enjoy taking it? How much risk would you consider to gain £1m? Whatever your perspective, there are great business advantages in understanding risk, factoring its power and harnessing it to your advantage. Read more »

Cloud Vs On Premise IT

Cloud Vs On Premise IT

Wed 10th December 2014 at 09:01

If you've been wondering whether The Cloud is the right place to entrust your company data, this seminar will provide you with all the information needed to make an informed decision. Read more »

IGNITE your ... Business with cognitive computing "IBM Watson"

IGNITE your ... Business with cognitive computing "IBM Watson"

Wed 19th November 2014 at 16:00

This free to attend IGNITE event will focus upon the new cognitive computing tool IBM Watson. Funding providers GROW:Offshore Wind and the ERDF E-iNet will also present their latest funds. Read more »

Solent Cyber Security Cluster

Solent Cyber Security Cluster

Tue 18th November 2014 at 16:00

Are you an SME actively working in the Cyber Security field and based in or near the Solent area? If so, Nine23 would like to welcome you to the first ever Solent Cyber Security Cluster Event held in Southampton. Read more »

IGNITE your…Success through your employees

IGNITE your…Success through your employees

Thu 2nd October 2014 at 16:30

The next SETsquared “Ignite your…” event will be on Thursday 2nd October at 4:30pm and will focus on HR issues and getting the best from your employees. Read more »

Listed below are all forthcoming events.