Laying claim to 25 Nobel Laureates and infamous for spearheading the Industrial Revolution, Manchester has a deep-rooted history of discovery and invention. Today the city region’s unrelenting curiosity combined with its world class research institutes and renowned collaborative ecosystem continues to power its status as a leading UK city for innovation.
Manchester is the UK’s top digital tech city, a leading destination for Foreign Direct Investment and has recently been voted as the UK’s most entrepreneurial city offering pioneering companies - both large and small - the key ingredients to commercialise fresh and novel ideas.
Manchester, powering innovation
Manchester: The City to Scale
For SME’s, innovation provides a real opportunity to scale your business and recognised as a ‘Top 10 Global Emerging Centre for Start-ups’ – this is something else we do really well here in Manchester. Find out more here about our ‘Manchester: The City to Scale’ offering and how your business could really thrive here.
As the birthplace of the first stored-program computer, Atomic Theory, In Vitro Fertilisation and Graphene, the opportunity to innovate here spans multiple sectors. Find out more about the innovation opportunities within your industry in Manchester below:
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On Wednesday 22 nd November 2023, Manchester Invest Partnership Associate Avison Young hosted an event ‘ Urban Futures: What's next for Manchester’ to discuss the growth within the…
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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP (BCLP) is an international law firm with 31 offices worldwide delivering legal solutions to a wide range of major companies, financial institutions, prominent public…
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Creativity in Greater Manchester hit the high notes this weekend at Beyond The Music - the first city-wide music conference and festival since the industry’s renowned annual In The City event…
MIDAS was previously funded by ERDF. To find out more about our previous ERDF funded offer click here.