What we do

Your innovation
our expertise

Plus X Brighton Innovation Hub is an inspiring flexible work space, with access to outstanding facilities and business growth support. The University of Brighton is a world leader in SME innovation, together they have joined forces as partners to deliver Brighton Research Innovation Technology Exchange (BRITE), a one-stop shop to support business leaders wishing to be part of a collaborative community, innovate and grow.

Who we are for

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Collaborate with other businesses and access facilities to bring your employees, supply chain or business clients together - hosted within a seven-storey innovation hub.

Increase revenue and reduce costs

Introduce new or improved processes, products and services

Generate new customers

Explore new markets

Understand more about how innovation practices can help your business grow

BRITE is funded by a £5 million grant from the European Regional Development Fund.

how does brite work

No two ideas are the same. No two companies are the same. That’s why we offer four innovation PROGRAMMES and three MEMBERSHIP LEVELS so you can create a bespoke innovation programme that works around you and your team.

  • Step 1:

    Apply to a

  • Step 2:

    Attend an interview and tour at Plus X Brighton

  • Step 3:

    Decide on a

pick a programme


Are partnerships key to you scaling your new product or service? Check out our 5-month Inspire programme to help you create the perfect partnership strategy

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A 7-week programme to support you in the development of physical products through hands-on prototyping.

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Access Expertise provides funding to match you up with a world leading Academic expert to make your innovation a success.

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The whole package

On top of our Innovation programmes BRITE also gives you access to other amazing benefits to help accelerate your growth, increase your knowledge and foster collaboration with others. As a BRITE member you can expect continued access before, during and after your programme to:

24/7/365 access to communal areas

Innovation workshops

One to one coaching

Partnership opportunities

Networking events

Drop in clinics with professional service partners

Plus X Workshop Access – Great for prototyping!

10 x credits for meeting rooms and media suites

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pick a membership

All of our memberships are monthly rolling, providing you with the flexibility to chop and change as your team grows or your circumstances change. Not sure which one is right for you?


247 access to hot desks, communal areas and unlimited coffee!

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A dedicated desk to call your own plus a business address and storage space.

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Private office space for you and your team and your very own front door!

move in

To apply to one of our programmes, all you have to do to get the ball rolling is fill in the below form which should take no more than 5 minutes.

Fill in our application form below and check your eligibility to receive BRITE support
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