The University of Strathclyde has launched the Glasgow Space Enterprise Lab (SEL) in partnership with the Satellite Applications Catapult.
The Catapult, a not-for-profit impartial innovation and know-how firm created by Innovate UK to drive financial progress via the exploitation of house, is launching its second cohort of SELs throughout the UK, together with in each Glasgow and Edinburgh.
The roll out offers customers with entry to the newest collaborative know-how, assets and experience to interact and collaborate just about with different organisations, regardless of location.
The Space Enterprise Labs are modular bodily areas for innovation that can present customers with Zoom licences, digital actuality headsets and entry to Microsoft Floor Hubs in addition to a contemporary, skilled and secure working setting.
The revolutionary and inclusive companies allow digital conferences, enterprise sprints and different companies corresponding to digital whiteboards and built-in video conferencing, for everybody inside the UK house sector to make use of.
Professor Malcolm Macdonald, Director of the Utilized Space Expertise Laboratory based mostly on the University, mentioned: “The University has a robust and historic partnership with the Satellite tv for pc Functions Catapult which is additional strengthened with the opening of the Space Enterprise Lab for Glasgow.
Collaboration is on the coronary heart of what we do right here and this devoted house will assist us to carry extra organisations into the house sector, speed up revolutionary concepts and assist the rising house group in Scotland to thrive collectively.
“Internet hosting the lab additional demonstrates Strathclyde’s dedication to supporting the event of the Scottish Space Sector and supporting organisations to entry and profit from working with the sector.”
Lucy Edge, Chief Operations Officer on the Satellite tv for pc Functions Catapult mentioned: “We’re delighted to be launching the Space Enterprise Labs as we proceed to help the expansion of the house sector throughout the UK. These distinctive amenities embrace the brand new hybrid manner by which all of us now have interaction, whereas additionally providing a secure and safe setting to foster UK-wide house innovation and dialogue. Companies throughout the UK will now have the ability to collaborate throughout a variety of high-tech, high-innovation topics, to carry concepts and prospects collectively extra successfully.”
The Space Enterprise Labs are open at locations across the UK.