Innovate2Succeed

Innovate2Succeed

 Innovate UK              

You're invited to welcome innovation into your business; save time, money and give your company the competitive advantage to grow…

Innovate2Succeed  invites ambitious businesses who are focused on growth through the development and commercialisation of novel products or services to join this inspiring programme. Access specialist support to increase your in-house capability to effectively manage innovation and successfully take new ideas to market.

How?

  • Access to highly experienced Innovation Advisors from RTC North, up to 7 days of support delivered over a period of several months
  • An innovation-focused need analysis exercise will identify the specific growth dimensions that your business needs to prioritise to realise your ambition
  • Working together with your Innovation Advisor to develop a tailored action plan, which the I2S team will then help you to implement
  • Over an extended period of time appropriate to your timescales, RTC subject specialists will work with you to increase your knowledge and capacity to manage the innovation process and to grow your business

Outcomes

  • Bring novel products and services to new or existing markets
  • Identify market opportunities for new and existing products in the UK and abroad
  • Introduce innovation management processes and capabilities reduce risk and time to market
  • Have a more defined plan for future growth
  • Recognise, value and understand how to protect intellectual property and make better use of it
  • Explore and address the organisational changes required within your growing business

Innovate2Succeed is a selective programme, only the most ambitious and dedicated companies with the most market disruptive ideas and potential for growth are accepted onto the programme.

If this sounds like your business, please complete our application form.

Who can apply?

To be able to receive support from this programme, you need to be:

  • Small to medium-sized enterprises (less than 250 employees)
  • Ambitious companies already trading that have loads of great ideas but just can’t see which ones to progress or how to progress them
  • Applications from visionary companies who are developing or have developed a product or service that could disrupt or revolutionise existing or new markets
  • Companies that understand that future trends or technologies will have an adverse impact on their sales and recognise that they need to change and adapt
  • Senior managers who are keen to learn and introduce new innovation management processes into their business to enable the development and delivery of new products and services

Apply here

How other companies have benefited

Dryphoon case study

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Glushu Ltd.

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TeraByte IT Ltd.

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Meet the team

Allan Jeff

Allan Jeff

Innovation Specialist, Enterprise Europe Network

Amanda Edwards

Amanda Edwards

Project Co-Ordinator, Innovate2succeed

Charlie Rea

Charlie Rea

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed

Glen Wainwright

Glen Wainwright

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed

Glyn Selway

Glyn Selway

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed

Iain Edwards

Iain Edwards

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed

Jane McGeeney

Jane McGeeney

Innovation Specialist, Innovate 2 Succeed

Julie Willams

Julie Willams

Project Officer, Enterprise Europe Network

Marc Burke

Marc Burke

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed

Mike Skinner

Mike Skinner

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed

Nick Devitt

Nick Devitt

Innovation Specialist, Enterprise Europe Network

Paul Clarke

Paul Clarke

Innovation Specialist, Innovate2succeed