About Us

We are host to an exceptional community of impact makers

Who Are We?

Innovation Space is a business centre designed to support start-up businesses in Portsmouth by providing office and co-working space alongside business support.
We are creating a community of impact makers who are looking to start, grow, and be their own boss, away from the distractions and isolation of working from the bedroom office or kitchen table.

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About Innovation Space

We are host to an exceptional community of impact makers.

People often want to hear about Innovation Space, where we came from, what we offer and what our future plans are. It’s quite a long story, but here are the good parts:

  • Situated on Hampshire Terrace, Innovation Space opened in January 2014 and is a University of Portsmouth owned and managed Enterprise Centre, providing office space for businesses. Not just for students, we cater for any companies who are looking to banish the kitchen table or bedroom office, in place of somewhere they can run their venture from.

  • Located in the heart of the city of Portsmouth, our members range from companies, social enterprises and entrepreneurs, to start- up businesses and freelancers, encompassing a wide range of disciplines. We are readily accessible to your business and, most importantly, your clients. Our open 24/7 access to all members ensures you can run your business with minimal effort at the time that suits you best.

  • Flooded with natural light, we offer hot-desking spaces, private offices, meeting rooms and creative break out areas. With full kitchen facilities, complimentary tea and coffees and a variety of up to the minute, fully equipped meeting rooms, Innovation Space offers a unique, highly contemporary, light bright workspace, to suit your every creative and professional requirement.

  • Our diverse membership enables us to offer all our members unique opportunities to partner with businesses and organizations – creating dynamic collaboration and sustainable growth for business of all kinds.

  • Our staff and members foster a friendly, collaborative environment in the heart of the city. Connecting new start-ups and long term businesses, we create mutually beneficial opportunities for long term growth and expansion by sharing, creating and upscaling your business

  • Enterprise and innovation drive powerful social and economic change. Here at Innovation Space we actively welcome individuals and organizations seeking to promote positive social impact, creating and developing great ideas and forging new employment opportunities across the city.

  • Whether you are an inventor, a new start up, a tech specialist, creative designer, or marketing guru, join us and let’s tackle your challenges together.