Empowering tech start-ups to grow faster, stronger and further than they could alone

IDEALondon is an innovation centre in the heart of London’s Tech City, run by UCL Engineering, EDF Energy and Capital Enterprise. What does that actually mean? It’s simple: if you’re a high-potential technology brand with a minimum viable product, we’ll give you the space and support you need to grow into a flourishing, sustainable business.

New commercial opportunities and partnerships. Help with product development. Access to funding and talent. A place to collaborate with other forward-thinking entrepreneurs. We put it all in front of you, on your terms, and we don’t ask for equity in return.

And this isn’t just marketing fluff. Since we launched in 2012 we’ve helped dozens of start-ups like yours raise over £318 million between them, creating more than 5000 jobs in the process.

We’d be lying if we said we weren’t proud of that. But we’re not done yet. Not even close. And you could be the next one to join us on this journey.

Check out how IDEALondon is doing so far, or visit our programme page to learn more about what we offer.

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We’re always on the lookout for ideas that could change the world and the way we do business. That piece of tech that could disrupt a whole industry. That relationship that will spark new ideas. The collaboration that will inspire new solutions. If that sounds like you, get in touch. Who knows? Together we might just build the next big thing..

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