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UKSPA Directory 2017 England | Associate Member 219 SETsquared Surrey offices, situated in the Surrey Technology Centre SETsquared in Surrey Locati on Surrey Technology Centre Unit 56-57-58, 40 Occam Road The Surrey Research Park Guildford Surrey GU2 7YG Contact detai l s Joan Moore Incubation Manager T: 01483 682682 E: SETsquared Surrey is a founding partner of the SETsquared Partnership, which is made up of the Universities of Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton and Surrey. We deliver our SETsquared business support service through the Surrey Incubator and have been providing business support to high- tech, high-growth start-ups since 2002. The Surrey Incubator is situated in three units of the Surrey Technology Centre on the award winning Surrey Research Park. to Surrey Business School executive education and public lectures • Opportunities to grow into the 74,000 sq ft Surrey Technology Centre • Post-forwarding. The SETsquared business support includes: • Business support from dedicated experienced in-house Entrepreneurs in Residence • One-to-one mentoring from seasoned and vetted professionals • SETsquared Client Portal access – including great deals with software/ service providers • One-to-one sessions with our local International Trade Advisor • Access to all SETsquared Events • PR support to push out good news about your business. We have a unique entrepreneurial eco-system, providing dedicated desks for our full residential members along with additional benefits exclusive to Surrey: • Access to our affiliate network – professional service firms offering free advice and support • Access to various local events throughout the year including free masterclasses and workshop as well as other networking events • Access to the University of Surrey students and researchers – we can help facilitate access to academics, facilities and funded student interns • Research participation – we can help facilitate involvement in relevant research bids with the university research centres of excellence such 5GIC, VHive, ATI, SBS • Access to finance through our own angel investment network – the Surrey 100 Club • “Balanced Start-Up” sessions - detailed analysis of your business showing the areas that score lower and providing support around these • Access to Continued Professional Development – Business skills workshops as well as close proximity Trans por t l i nks N e a r by Str a te g i c n e tw o r k Close proximity to A3 and M25 Guildford rail station London Waterloo 40 mins by train Basingstoke Farnborough Woking You can also join SETsquared Surrey as a virtual member without taking a desk but still benefitting from all the other services offered to residential members. Larger virtual members often take their own unit in the Surrey Technology Centre. Universit y of Surre y The University of Surrey specialises in sectors key for driving the UK economy including Electronic Engineering, Space and Satellite Technology, Sustainable Energy, the Digital Economy, Healthy Living, Autonomous Systems, Communications, and Cybersecurity. The University of Surrey is home to the 5G Innovation Centre, the world’s largest academic research centre dedicated to next generation wireless connectivity and in 2015 the university opened the UK’s newest School of Veterinary Medicine, showcasing state-of-the art clinical skills facilities to help create the next generation of veterinarians. ■ SETsquared University of Surrey Surrey 100 Club, UKBAA