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					                                                                                                               Project Part-Financed
                                                                                                               by the European Union

                                                                                                               European Regional       THE
                                                                                                                                       ENTERPRISE
                                                                                                               Development Fund




                                                                                                                                       CENTRE
HOmE TO ...                    ENTERPRISE CENTRE               THE VENN BUILDING – RECEPTION
                               THE BUSINESS SCHOOL RECEPTION   STAFF HOUSE – CAFETERIA                                                              INNOVATING
                                                                                                                                                    DEVELOPING
                                                                                                                                                    ENHANCING
THE
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CONTACT:
THE ENTERPRISE CENTRE
THE UNIvERSITy Of HUll
COTTINgHAm ROAd
HUll
HU6 7RX

T: +44 (0) 1482 464900
E: ENTERPRISE@HUll. AC.Uk
W: WWW.HUll.AC.Uk/ENTERPRISE



                                      ENTERPRISE CENTRE                                        MAIN ENTRANCE
                                          ENTRANCE
INTRODUCING ...




THE               This new state-of-the-art
                  Enterprise Centre, based at the
                                                     Part-funded by yorkshire forward and
                                                     the European Regional development
                                                                                                 broadband internet access available
                                                                                                 to tenants.
ENTERPRISE        University of Hull, is the ideal   fund, the centre provides exceptional
                                                     value. It comprises 1,191 square            It also provides tenants with access to
CENTRE            base for the region’s budding
                  entrepreneurs.
                                                     metres of serviced business
                                                     development space, including
                                                                                                 the wealth of expertise and facilities
                                                                                                 available at the University – and
                                                     individual start-up offices (incubators),   introductions to mentors, investors          The University’s knowledge Exchange team, based in the Enterprise Centre,
                                                     reception, meeting and video-               and business support agencies, all of        provides comprehensive support during the start-up and early growth phase of
                                                     conferencing rooms, post-room and           whom can help turn a great idea into         a new business venture. This support includes business planning, operational
                                                     refreshment facilities, with networked      a successful business.                       management support, training, networking, financial records guidance,
                                                     telephony, Wifi and high-speed                                                           and management, marketing and promotional support, as well as product
                                                                                                                                              development. The centre supports companies and individual entrepreneurs or
                                                                                                                                              freelancers.

                                                                                                                                              Crucially, the Enterprise Centre           When you join the Enterprise Centre
INNOVATING
DEVELOPING
                                                          The starting point for many at the centre will be the ‘Ideas Attic’, where bright   also harnesses its relationship with
                                                                                                                                              the University at large, providing
                                                                                                                                                                                         you will become part of an innovative
                                                                                                                                                                                         community based in an environment
ENHANCING                                                                                                                                     tenants with a facilitated link to the     committed to making successful
                                                          ideas and enthusiasm are harnessed to develop innovative businesses. An in-         University’s libraries, laboratories and
                                                                                                                                              workshops. Tenants will also enjoy
                                                                                                                                                                                         business a way of life.


                                                          house team will help identify realistic proposals and will provide the advice and   membership of the new Enterprise
                                                                                                                                              Club.

                                                          support needed to hone the idea into a sound business proposition.
CENTRE OVERVIEW




THE               The Enterprise Centre is
                  based at the University of Hull,
                                                                                                       Key features


ENTERPRISE        approximately three miles from
                  Hull city centre. It is positioned
                                                                                                       •	Building-wide	WiFi
                                                                                                       •	Custom-built	offices	from	100	sq	ft	(10	sq	m)
                                                                                                                                                         •	Meeting	rooms
                                                                                                                                                         •	Refreshment	/	rest	deck	area
CENTRE            close to the main entrance to                                                        •	High-tech	working	environment
                                                                                                       •	High-speed	internet	connection
                                                                                                                                                         •	On-site	library,	bank	ATMs,	creche,	shops,	sports	and		
                                                                                                                                                           social facilities
                  the University, providing easy
                                                                                                       •	Studio	and	lab	space                            •	On-site	management	support	in	finance,	marketing/PR,	
                  access to high-quality facilities.                                                   •	‘New	York	loft’-style	open-plan	Ideas	Attic       funding information, networking and business
                                                                                                       •	Reception	services                                development
                                                                                                       •	Video-conferencing




INNOVATING
DEVELOPING
                                                       The centre’s facilities are the result of an extensive refurbishment of a building located at the
ENHANCING
                                                       heart of a new campus ‘business quarter’, adjacent to the impressive Business School and
                                                       logistics Institute developments. The centre benefits from purpose-built state-of-the-art
                                                       facilities, ensuring a stimulating environment for all who work there.
CONTINUING SUPPORT




THE                  So, you have had the idea,
                     worked up a business plan and
                                                          The Enterprise Centre will continue
                                                          to work with you to identify
                                                                                                 Our success will be measured by
                                                                                                 your success, so we will always be
                                                                                                                                      Whether you are a new start-
                                                                                                                                      up, require space to develop a
                                                                                                                                                                              T +44 (0) 1482 464900
                                                                                                                                                                              E enterprise@hull.ac.uk
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tenancy price summary


ENTERPRISE           taken the first tentative steps on   progressive business development
                                                          services that match your changing
                                                                                                 aiming for a winning combination.    new project within your existing
                                                                                                                                      organisation, or just want to be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Desk      Office / Lab

CENTRE               the road to running your own
                     business. Then what?
                                                          needs. We will introduce you to
                                                          a range of people and facilities to
                                                                                                                                      involved in an exciting, enterprising
                                                                                                                                      environment, contact us for a centre
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Students, graduates
                                                                                                                                                                                                        & staff of the University of Hull
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   £40 pcm   £100 pcm

                                                          enable you to develop further as                                            tour and to discuss how we can help.
                                                          your business needs and enterprising                                                                                                          Non-University                             £60 pcm   £200 pcm
                                                          aspirations grow.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Use of meeting &                           fREE      fREE
                                                                                                                                                                                                        presentation rooms

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Telephone answering,                       fREE      fREE
                                                                                                                                                                                                        video-conferencing &
                                                                                                                                                                                                        reception services
INNOVATING
DEVELOPING
                                                                                                 The Enterprise Centre has a range of fully equipped meeting                                            PC & software                              fREE      fREE
ENHANCING
                                                                                                 and presentation rooms that can be booked by tenants and for                                           Internet services                          fREE      fREE

                                                                                                 enterprise-related events and activities.

                                                                                                                                                                                                        free access to services and facilities
                                                                                                                                                                                                        is subject to a ‘fair use’ policy. Terms
                                                                                                                                                                                                        and conditions apply.