Start-up Support

Aimed at supporting Birmingham’s entrepreneurial tech community, Innovation Birmingham runs a robust start-up support centre offering a number of packages.

Entrepreneurs for the Future (e4f) is an incubator programme, run by Innovation Birmingham, dedicated to supporting the growth of technology companies in Birmingham and the West Midlands.

E4f provides smart incubation for a period of up to 9 months, which includes mentoring by retained Entrepreneurs in Residence, who can help build a robust action plan and accelerate the development of your business into a commercial enterprise.  E4f also provides free work space, advice on raising finance, start-up resources, showcasing opportunities, investment days and access to a Test Lab with the latest digital devices and software to test apps and programmes.

The start-up projects at the Innovation Birmingham Campus, help start-ups that use technology in innovative ways to launch, develop and grow their businesses by surrounding them with this unique eco-system.

Choose a start-up package that’s right for you:

Want some support starting an innovative tech company – e4f.incubator

e4f.Incubator helps innovative technology start-ups to launch, develop and grow their businesses in the West Midlands. e4f offers a 9 month incubation package where tech start-ups are given access to experienced mentors and professionals, finance, technology resources, Test Lab, free events, and showcase and investment days. Being surrounded by such an ecosystem is why incubated companies are more likely to survive than those that go it alone.

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Want a dynamic community-led space to hot-desk in – Campus membership

Be at the heart of Birmingham’s collaborative tech community with any one of the three Campus membership packages. Campus membership is our hot-desking offering which starts at £35 + VAT per month.

Campus membership packages are perfect for businesses that require a less structured programme -such as e4f – or are unable to commit to an office space. With a Campus membership package, you are able to hot-desk at and be a-part of the Innovation Birmingham Campus community as well as take advantage of the on-site facilities such as; 1-2-1 sessions with experiences mentors, 100+ events per year, Test Lab, Cafe Resource, showcase and investment days.

Membership Packages

Want some support starting a low carbon company – Climate-KIC Accelerator

Climate-KIC has a major strand of activity focused around entrepreneurship. The aim of this area of work is to develop innovations into future businesses and organisations. Climate-KIC provides the opportunities and practical tools to transform ideas into commercial successes..

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