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082 England | Full Member Culham Innovation Centre Culham Innovation Centre has enabled a number of successful companies to grow and expand, and provides the ideal workspace for start-up and growing companies within the science and technology sectors based on Culham Science Centre. Home to UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA), Culham Centre for Fusion Energy (CCFE), the UK’s fusion research programme, a centre of excellence for Remote Applications in Challenging Environments (RACE), and the world’s largest fusion experimental facility, Joint European Torus (JET). As a partnership between Oxford Innovation and UKAEA, Culham Innovation Centre proves that it is serious about driving innovation forward. L ocati on D5 Culham Science Centre Abingdon Oxfordshire   OX14 3DB Contact detai l s Dianne Heath Centre Director T: 01865 408300 E: Managed by Offices and L ab Space Culham Innovation Centre provides ideal office and laboratory facilities for science-related companies with 1–10 employees, offering flexibility, professional premises and a range of services designed to support companies during the vital early years of operation. With office and laboratory sizes ranging from 110 sq ft to 1,360 sq ft, there is space to suit businesses at all stages of growth, let on flexible terms, with as little as one month’s notice, to ensure that occupiers have the correct space for their changing business requirements. The environment at Culham Innovation Centre provides a supportive community where networking and collaboration facilitate access to technology, support services and potential customers. Virtual Offices Culham Innovation Centre offers virtual office packages designed to provide businesses with a professional image, without incurring the cost of renting UKSPA Directory 2017 office space. Ideal for start-up companies, those on the road or working from home. Mee ting and Conference Facilities Culham Innovation Centre has meeting rooms available to hire by the hour or the day by internal or Culham Science Centre based companies. The meeting rooms are ideal for client appointments or presentations, and there is a welcoming reception team to greet guests. Connections All occupiers at Culham Innovation Centre have access to all the amenities of Culham Science Centre – the hottest place on earth, as the technology used by CCFE requires temperatures approximately six times hotter than the sun’s core. Through connections made via the Innovation Centre Director, all occupiers have access to specialist equipment and can work with some of the front runners in science and technology today: • RACE – A centre of excellence for Remote Applications in Challenging Environments