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Build your business with the University of Portsmouth and Barclays Eagle Labs

Accelerating businesses in Portsmouth

Welcome to Innovation Connect, your gateway to a thriving business ecosystem. We provide a range of business services at the University of Portsmouth, strengthened by personalised support from our partners at Barclays Eagle Labs. From flexible coworking and office spaces, well-equipped meeting rooms, dynamic event space and even a podcast room, with all-inclusive pricing you can focus on what matters most—growing your business.

Our engaged community offers ample networking and social events, including our popular monthly beer and pizza gatherings. Our strong ties with the University offers members valuable access to research, talent, and collaborative opportunities, enhancing your business growth potential. Meet our team, discover the resources available, and learn how we can help propel your business forward.

Products and Services

We have a number of different workspaces and services to suit your business.

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Products and Services

Locations and Facilities

We have several locations and facilities at the University that can be used by businesses.

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Locations and Facilities

Work With Us

Discover opportunities to engage with our vibrant academic community and resources to help accelerate innovation.

Work With Us

Business Support

Find out how Eagle Labs or support from the University can give your business a boost.

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Business Support

Try before you buy with a free day trial

Have a look around our spaces and meet the team with a free day trial. Bring along your laptop and work with us for the day so you can see what the Innovation Connect community is all about and decide if this is the place for you.


Just send us an email at or fill out our contact us form with preferred dates and which centre you'd like to visit and we'll arrange a time to get you in. See you soon!

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University Discounts

Students at the University can use the second floor of our Halpern House centre and facilities for free! Alumni and members of staff at the University can also get a 40% discount on desk space at our centres.


Access coworking spaces, expert support, events, workshops and networking opportunities with Innovation Connect. Meet new and exciting companies and access business groups in our spaces and get the most out of your business.

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Got a question or want to book a tour?

Let us know what we can do for your business.

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