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ideaSpace is a community of people in Cambridge starting high impact new ventures. ideaSpace members are creating new business models which have the potential to benefit millions of people within a few years of start-up.

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With locations in Cambridge’s city centre and on the University’s West Cambridge site, ideaSpace is within walking distance of some of the world’s leading researchers, thinkers, inventors and innovators. It offers flexible membership packages to give you the level of support you need as your business grows.

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Our Community

ideaSpace is part of the University of Cambridge and shares its commitment to making a meaningful contribution to society. While you do not need to belong to the University to join ideaSpace, you should share its aspiration to generate significant social and economic benefits.

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Cambridge Nanosystems wins top award for business innovation

Mar 30, 2015

Cambridge Nanosystems has won the top award for Business Innovation at the Cambridge News Business Excellence Awards 2015.

SimPrints crowned Startup Company of the Year

Mar 18, 2015

SimPrints has been named the Startup Company of the Year at the Business Weekly Awards.

ilumink bought by technology specialist Tracerco

Mar 06, 2015

ilumink, which commercialises technology for brand authentication and anti-counterfeiting, has been acquired by industrial technology specialist Tracerco.

SeeSpeak tablet uses Skype to connect families around the globe

Mar 04, 2015

SeeSpeak has launched a website to promote its single-function tablet for video calls to connect generations of families that may live on opposite sides of the world.

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