We use cookies to enhance your experience, for analytics & personalisation. We share information about the use of our site with our trusted partners. If you click the "Accept" button you agree to having these cookies set on your device. By continuing to use our site, we assume that you consent to receive all necessary tracking cookies from us. You can adjust your browser settings to control cookies. Find out more here.


Do you see the future differently? Have you had a brainwave that you believe could be a genuine ‘game changer’ for society? Perhaps you know someone with innovative business ideas and heaps of ambition and energy - but are struggling to turn these into a successful commercial operation?

Get access to world-class business mentors

If you have an early stage or start-up business  but need help to make it a success, harnessing the power of our proven Catalyst business accelerator programme could help you get there faster. 

On completion, you will have benefitted from high-level one-to one sessions and commercially-focused weekly peer group workshops with world-class business mentors. You will also have created an investment-ready Business Plan, Management Team Plan and Funding Plan to propel your business forward.

Catalyst is fully funded for successful applicants. No stake is taken by any party involved in this programme, so you retain all equity in your business. 

Discover Catalyst



Companies primed for investment.


Grants and investment raised.


Expert mentors and coaches.

Join our Catalyst business accelerator programme

Book a meeting space

We have 11 meeting rooms all of which can be configured in a number of different ways to cater for your meeting or event. Please use the two links below to book a meeting room either as a tenant or a visitor to the University of Southampton Science Park

View terms & conditions here.