A community of innovators, entrepreneurs and investors commercialising university research.
North by North West is a consortium of seven Universities and one specialist programme delivery partner in the Northern United Kingdom. The consortium is led by The Queen's University of Belfast and supported by funding from Innovate UK.
We deliver customer discovery programmes for early-stage University-based inventors in any University but with a regional emphasis covering North of England, Scotland and North of Ireland.
Find smart ideas, Build powerful relationships, Create successful ventures
The ICURe (Innovation-to-Commercialisation of University Research) is a 4-month online pre-accelerator programme that provides up to £30,000 for researchers to validate their commercially-promising ideas in the marketplace.
Lean Launch Programme
Lean Launch is a game-changing 8-week online customer discovery programme that allows you to rapidly test whether there is a market for your idea, product or service from the comfort of your workplace/home.