Product Innovation Accelerator

The WMG SME Group is a dynamic team based at the University of Warwick, pioneering university support for innovation in small and medium sized businesses. They accelerate productivity and growth in SMEs by helping them utilise research-led tools and techniques, building profitable and collaborative relationships.

Product Innovation Accelerator

The WMG SME Group is a dynamic team based at the University of Warwick, pioneering university support for innovation in small and medium sized businesses. They accelerate productivity and growth in SMEs by helping them utilise research-led tools and techniques, building profitable and collaborative relationships.

Category: Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering
Funding: ERDF - £580,000

The WMG Product Innovation Accelerator project is partfunded by the European Regional Development Fund, and will leverage the activities of the WMG centre High Value Manufacturing Catapult. This will enable us to capitalise upon our strengths in low carbon mobility and help with systems, materials, product and business improvement activities.

The project will also address technology challenges, exploit market opportunities and help unlock SME potential, using proven delivery models consistent with your business.

To work with the WMG SME group you must be:

  • A registered business
  • An SME (organisation with <250 employees, turnover of <€50 million)
  • A manufacturing organisation in the UK (Coventry & Warwickshire or Black Country) or deliver activity that adds value to the UK manufacturing supply chain.