Edinburgh Innovations

We are Edinburgh Innovations, the Innovation Management Service for the University of Edinburgh. 

The BOX logo

The BOX is an online platform to connect academics with the latest collaboration opportunities. Explore opportunities. Build partnerships. Deliver impact. 

AIMday is a collaborative one-day knowledge exchange event comprised of multiple one-hour workshops based on challenges put forward by companies. View our upcoming AIMday Fintech event.

EI's Consultancy Office provides advice and support to University staff undertaking consultancy and service work.

Commercialising your research

Guidance through the commercialisation process for translating new ideas, discoveries or inventions into industry.

EI has the expertise to guide you through the process of protecting your intellectual property and ensuring a successful translation to market.

Company formation support for entreprenurial University staff and students in starting new businesses.

Information about funding programmes that exist to support industry engagement and commercialisation activities.