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What is SIP?

Sheffield Innovation Programme is a regional initiative which aims to stimulate business growth and promote the development of long-term relationships with SMEs by providing access to a broad range of academic expertise and university facilities. The support is in the form of bespoke research and innovation based consultancy, workshops and other events.

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Our feedback so far

“Without the help and professional support of Sheffield Hallam University, we would never have got our product off the ground.”

Paul CannonOwner, Cannon Electrical Services

“The 'Internet of Things and Small Devices' workshop was well presented and informative. A great networking opportunity to meet colleagues interested in IoT. ”

Wayne CarrollSales Manager at AD Assemblies

“I got a real sense of the university's genuine passion for developing technology and for working collaboratively with ethics at the forefront. The knowledgeable and generous facilitators, together with the university's impressive infrastructure, will be sure to expedite and enhance your progress.”

Becky LyneDirector at Tryumph Health

“"There was a good varied subject matter with lots of time to ask questions and lots of useful information provided" - The Science of Brewing workshop”

Jules GrayCo-owner of Hop Hideout

“The project with Sheffield Hallam University provides important opportunities for us to co-operate with academic expertise.”

Mike AndrewsDirector, AI Materials
8th & 15th March 2018

Workshop: Connected Manufacturing


Do you have digital skills and technology that can be applied to the manufacturing sector? Would you value the opportunity to innovate and collaborate with this sector to boost manufacturing and improve productivity? This two day workshop will provide a unique insight into the manufacturing sector for digital businesses focussing on digitisation for manufacturing, servitisation, digital transformation and cyber security in manufacturing and the tools and technologies that can be applied.

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Great networking session happening at the #MDClubSheff event tonight with MOK from @innovationbee

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Christmas at SIP!

Our Christmas tree is up in the Sheffield Innovation Programme office! We’re feeling festive and here to help with your business needs right up until the 22nd December. Talk to us about your business ideas or training needs today. After the 22nd December, we will be back in the office on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, ready to help more regional…

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