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112 England | Full Member Harwell Innovation Centre Locati on 173 Curie Avenue Harwell Campus Didcot Oxfordshire OX11 0QG Contact detai l s Dianne Heath Centre Director T: 01235 838500 E: Managed by UKSPA Directory 2017 Situated on the Harwell Campus within the Science Vale Oxford Enterprise Zone, home to one of the biggest specialist scientific and technology communities of its kind in Europe, Harwell Innovation Centre provides excellent links to both public and private sector organisations. Companies love the supportive community within the centre, along with flexible office space which is enhanced by a range of specialist business support services across Harwell Campus and Science Vale. All of this is designed to allow businesses to focus on the growth and day-to-day running of their business. Private & virtual Offices Harwell Innovation Centre plays a key role in the innovation network in Oxfordshire, offering 25,000 sq ft office space ranging from 100 sq ft to 1,700 sq ft. The Centre has developed the business facilities and commercial infrastructure to support over 60 companies, from single entrepreneurs to expanding businesses. The environment at both Harwell Innovation Centre and Harwell Campus provides a supportive community. Private office spaces are available to let at short notice, and our flexible approach means companies can take more space within the Innovation Centre – a key objective is to help businesses grow. Harwell Innovation Centre offers virtual office packages designed to provide businesses with a professional image, without incurring the cost of renting office space. Ideal for start-up companies, those on the road or working from home. mee ting & conference facilities Harwell Innovation Centre has a range of superb meeting rooms available to hire by the hour or the day by internal or external companies. Whether space is needed for a large meeting, product launch, board meeting or interview, there is a room to meet the requirements. Connections All occupiers at Harwell Innovation Centre have access to all the amenities on Harwell Campus. The Campus is considered to be a beacon of the UK knowledge economy. It’s a science and innovation district the size of a small town with outstanding people, world-class facilities and unrivalled access to open source national laboratories and supercomputing resources. Through connections made within Harwell Campus or via the Innovation Centre Director, all occupiers have access to utilise the specialist scientific and technology facilities available on Campus. These facilities include the following specialist laboratories and technical areas: • Advanced Engineering & Materials • Big Data and Supercomputing • Energy and Environment • Life Sciences and Health Care • Space and Satellite Applications