Named after businessman Sir George Buckley, a graduate of the University of Huddersfield and former CEO of the multi-national 3M corporation, the purpose-built 3M Buckley Innovation Centre (3M BIC) in Huddersfield facilitates business growth, encourages business to academia collaboration and actively promotes innovation.
Catering for all business needs, from start-ups, SMEs to large corporates, we open doors to traditional and alternative funding support, national and international markets, skills partners, and access to technology, through a range of commercial, technical and support services.
Facilities include hot desks and individual office spaces to rent in a variety of sizes, flexible workshops and state-of-the-art laboratories, as well as meetings and conference spaces, kitted out with the latest audio-visual technology.
Non-tenant businesses can become part of our thriving community and access our benefits by joining our Network Membership, which provides a fantastic opportunity for collaboration, to promote their business and expand their network of contacts.
We facilitate business growth, encourage business to academia collaboration and actively promote innovation.