UKSPA Directory 2017 2017-18 - Page 139

UKSPA Directory 2017 England | Full Member 139 LSIP is tasked with reinvigorating its historic site as an engine of industry creative, innovative and technology- based start-ups. Over the last 12 years more than 300 new businesses have benefited from the centre’s expertise. Sparkhouse has grown its reputation and is recognised as a catalyst for business start-up and knowledge transfer activity within the region. Conferences and Mee tings LSIP’s light and airy conference rooms can accommodate up to 60 people in a theatre style or smaller numbers in various room layouts. Included in the room rate is access to a substantial break‑out area along with an open roof terrace. Rooms are equipped with state- of-the-art equipment, and catering is available on request. Communit y and Support LSIP is committed to creating the most dynamic destination for businesses in Lincoln. Think Tank and Boole Technology Centre already hosts networks of entrepreneurs and investors, and the partners involved in LSIP give unparalleled access to some of the key local supply chains, including pharmacy, food manufacturing, electronics, novel materials, and engineering. LSIP tenants and clients have access to a wealth of support from the University Enterprise Hub including grant funding, investor access, KTPs, and networking. ■ “Lincoln’s southwest industrial quarter has been at the heart of the city’s prosperity for more than 150 years and is now being reinvigorated” Tr a n s p o r t l i n k s Central Railway Station 15 min walk Close to A46 and A1 Numerous protected cycle routes N e a r by Close to Lincoln’s historic city centre Lincoln Transport Hub 10 min walk St Marks Shopping Centre Str a te g i c n e tw o r k University of Lincoln The Lincolnshire Co-op