UKSPA Directory 2017 2017-18 - Page 233

UKSPA Directory 2017 England | Full Member 233 Tr a n s p o r t l i n k s Fast train from London Waterloo Road links to A3, M25, M23, M3 LHR & GTW airports by road or rail offer to companies begins with access to the award-winning SETsquared incubation programme in a co-working style environment, and for those who are already developing their ideas there is access to fully serviced units that range from 15m 2 to 80m 2 in the Surrey Technology Centre. gre at terms There is also a dedicated co-working space for developers in the games sector that is offered by Rocketdesk, which has trebled in size over the last year. These fully serviced units and co- working incubators are offered on short-term occupancy arrangements, such as 30-day licences or other easy-in, easy-out deals. These terms are valued by technology companies as a good place for a soft landing, whether they are from overseas and moving into the UK, or local entrepreneurs looking for a vibrant location with access to skills and technology. The record of accomplishment of the Surrey Research Park in achieving its  objectives puts it amongst the most successful parks in the UK, with its offer of access to physical assets that support economic development and help with networking necessary to build the future technology base for the regional and UK knowledge economy. ■ N e a r by Guildford 50km to Central London 10km to Woking Str a te g i c n e tw o r k University of Surrey, UKSPA Pirbright Institute, IASP National Physical Laboratory, LGC