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254 Scotland | Full Member University of Stirling Innovation Park L ocati on Scion House Stirling, Scotland FK9 4NF Contact detai l s Lynn Blaikie Head of Innovation Park T: 01786 448333 E: UKSPA Directory 2017 University of Stirling Innovation Park is where a dynamic enterprise environment merges with an inspirational campus setting to create a premier business location. High quality accommodation offers the ideal solution for innovative research and development companies and organisations or new start-ups, while excellent conference and administrative facilities add a bespoke support service. An enterprising client care ethos opens the door for tenants to a dynamic, collaborative community that extends beyond the campus and University of Stirling to other universities and external companies. A framework for sharing ideas, knowledge and encouraging innovative connections is a defining feature of the Park’s operation. Partners University of Stirling and Stirling Council. History and Objectives University of Stirling Innovation Park was established in 1986. Its aims are to assist the regeneration of the local and national economies by: • Facilitating the conception and growth of businesses with a high knowledge capital • Encouraging companies to develop new products and processes through collaboration • Promoting the commercialisation of innovative research work being carried out within the University • Attracting companies and research establishments from outside the local area to enter into new ventures based on the attractions of the University.