Part funded by

Delivered by

Supported by


Shaping the future
of low-carbon innovation ...But not as you know it

The economy is shifting towards a low-carbon future, and the green energy transition opens up a number of challenges and opportunities for businesses of all shapes and sizes.

The Aura Innovation Centre (AIC) can help get your carbon reducing ideas well and truly off the ground. From shaping and defining your ideas to accessing specialist funded support, we bring together the skills and knowledge needed to accelerate your ambitions – all under one roof.

CARBON-REDUCING IDEAS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

If you want to reduce your carbon emissions to save in energy costs, increase efficiency and productivity, or access new markets, our team are here to help.

We’ll support you to shape and accelerate carbon-reducing ideas into viable solutions that provide real value and opportunities for your business - whether that idea is a new product, process or service, we’ll help you to deliver it.

Speak to our Innovation Managers today about your low-carbon ideas.

Accelerate. Innovate. Collaborate

Office space to LET

With on-site support and access to university expertise, we have a wide range of office space available. Whether you want a desk in a co-working environment or simply want a place to meet up, the AIC is the perfect location.

An environment designed to encourage collaboration, inspire innovation and accelerate business growth.

To enquire please call 01482 464700 or email aic.aura@hull.ac.uk

A sustainable home for sustainable innovation

Located at the heart of the UK’s Energy Estuary, the AIC is home to one of the greenest business parks in the country; Bridgehead. With a BREEAM Excellent rating, the innovation centre is in the top 10% of UK new non-domestic buildings. A hub for the renewables and environmental technology sector, it’s conveniently located with fast, easy access to the country’s motorway network, the Humber Bridge and excellent rail and bus connections.

Conference space to book

Looking for an event space with a difference? Inspire your delegates in our state-of the-art conference spaces, situated at the heart of the Humber. Explore ideas and share your expertise. Whether it’s an intimate or a larger event, our well-equipped space is ideal for thought leaders and forward thinkers.

To enquire please call 01482 464700 or email aic.aura@hull.ac.uk

we’ll help shape and accelerate carbon reducing ideas

Our workshop is home to specialist 3D printers with the capabilities to make plastic, composite and metal prototypes. We have a range of high spec tools and machinery to enable businesses to undertake chemical experiments and test their ideas. Our advanced fabrication zone offers the ability to print circuit boards, fabricate novel composite materials, mechanical testing of materials and we also have optical microscopes to view to the nano-scale.

We give your business the opportunity to work both direct and indirectly with experts, giving you access to excellent equipment to accelerate your ambitions.

View brochure

SMEs - are you Ready to take the next step?

Call one of our Innovation Managers on 01482 464700 or email aic.aura@hull.ac.uk

Get in touch with the AIC

All fields with * are mandatory


Please confirm that the University of Hull can contact you by email to update you about initiatives including; events and conferences, training, funding opportunities, newsletters and sector updates.


Please confirm you are happy for us to share your information with other departments, partner organisations and funding agencies in order to support your enquiry and in accordance with our GDPR privacy policy.


There are errors in your form, please check the fields above.