|ICT Innovation Clubs|
A new concept launched by the West Midlands’ Universities which aim to strengthen innovation linkages within the IT Sector through focused, high-value networks.
The ICT Innovation Clubs are an initiative of the ICT Cluster. Launched by all the West Midlands’ Universities with the aim to strengthen innovation linkages within the IT Sector through focused, high-value networks. These Innovation Clubs help small companies develop knowledge of their local Universities as sources of innovation support, specialist facilities and expertise. The ICT Innovation Clubs also give companies access to the support facilities available around the region.
There are 8 different ICT Innovation Clubs across the region helping companies to become better connected with business users of technologies, who are increasingly being recognised as drivers of successful innovation.
The ICT Innovation Clubs bring together ICT companies, business users and expertise from Universities around a common agenda. The focus being how ICT can contribute to solving the business issues and how that development can be supported and augmented by University experts. The ICT Innovation Clubs also help give companies access to and understanding of research with commercial application within the Universities.
Wireless Technologies ICT Innovation Club
Integrated Information Systems ICT Innovation Club
Conectivity for Business
Open Source Technologies ICT Innovation Club
eBusiness ICT Innovation Club
Creative Industries ICT Innovation Club