Submissions Open

Submission 90-day Deadline Clock started

1 March 2018 at 1200 hrs

Launch and Exhibit at Venturefest

Launch and Exhibit at Venturefest South 2018 along with UK Space Agency, KTN, Innovate UK, South Coast Centre of Excellence for Satellite Apps, Seraphim Capital, Space Catapult

1 March 2018 at 1200 hrs

Add to Calendar Launch and Exhibit at Venturefest 03/01/2018 11:30 am 03/01/2018 12:00 pm Launch and Exhibit at Venturefest South 2018 along with UK Space Agency, KTN, Innovate UK, South Coast Centre of Excellence for Satellite Apps, Seraphim Capital, Space Catapult

Ordnance Survey Innovation Challenge Articulation Workshop

Deep insights to OS data and tools, articulation of OS innovation challenge, discussion on support given to OI Space Incubatees. Great neworking for local tech organisations.

A must attend for those responding to OS Innovation Challenge.

Held at Ordnance Survey HQ in Southampton.

18 April 2018 at 0900 to 1200 hrs

Upstream Space Science & Innovation Audit Project

This event at BASE Bordon Innovation Centre will give you expert insight to Upstream Space technology.

It will help you conceive and further your Downstream Space R&D project or start-up.

Serious networking opportunities.

23 April 2018 at 1200 to 1430 hrs

Registration Deadline

Expression of Interest closes. Please register before this date to help us plan the programme.

30 April 2018 at 1200 hrs

Ordnance Survey Challenge - Deep Technical Workshop

This workshop is for deeper technical understanding of the OS innovation challenge and support.

Application Submission Deadline

This is hard deadline. No exceptions.

31 May 2018 at 1200 hrs

Incubation Workshop Zero - Qualify

UK Space Agency - Entrepreneur Programme Fareham Innovation Centre

Day One: Turn Ideas in to a Business

Invitation Only to top 15 candidates

13 June at 0830 to 1800 hrs

Add to Calendar Incubation Workshop Zero - Qualify 06/13/2018 8:30 am 06/13/2018 6:00 pm UK Space Agency - Entrepreneur Programme Fareham Innovation Centre

Day One: Turn Ideas in to a Business

Invitation Only to top 15 candidates

Incubation Workshop Zero - Qualify

UK Space Agency - Entrepreneur Programme Fareham Innovation Centre

Day Two: Turn a Business in to Money

Invitation Only to top 15 candidates

14 June at 0830 to 1600 hrs

Add to Calendar Incubation Workshop Zero - Qualify 06/14/2018 8:30 am 06/14/2018 4:00 pm UK Space Agency - Entrepreneur Programme Fareham Innovation Centre

Day Two: Turn a Business in to Money

Invitation Only to top 15 candidates

Partner Support Networking

Fareham Innovation Centre
Lounge/ Foyer

By invitation only

Meet OI Space partners and network before Gala dinner.

14 June at 1600 to 1730 hrs

Add to Calendar Partner Support Networking 06/14/2018 4:00 pm 06/14/2018 5:30 pm Fareham Innovation Centre
Lounge/ Foyer

By invitation only

Meet OI Space partners and network before Gala dinner.

Selection and Triage Meeting

For partners - By invitation only

To decide 10 winners to enter the 6-month programme

14 June at 1645 to 1730 hrs

Add to Calendar Selection and Triage Meeting 06/14/2018 4:45 pm 06/14/2018 5:30 pm For partners - By invitation only

To decide 10 winners to enter the 6-month programme

Gala Dinner - 'Space is Open for All Business'

By invitation only (All Candidates, Partners, Interns, Local VIP, Keynote Speaker)

'On The Bridge'…ENGAGE!

- Cocktails 1800 hrs
- Gala Dinner 1900 hrs
- Keynote Address by Richard Peckham
- Winners announced
- Intern Debut and Placements announced

14 June at 1800 to 2130 hrs

Add to Calendar Gala Dinner - 'Space is Open for All Business' 06/14/2018 6:00 pm 06/14/2018 9:30 pm By invitation only (All Candidates, Partners, Interns, Local VIP, Keynote Speaker)

'On The Bridge'…ENGAGE!

- Cocktails 1800 hrs
- Gala Dinner 1900 hrs
- Keynote Address by Richard Peckham
- Winners announced
- Intern Debut and Placements announced

UK Space Agency - Incubation Network Conference

By invitation only

15 June - 0900 to 1500 hrs

Add to Calendar UK Space Agency - Incubation Network Conference 06/15/2018 9:00 am 06/15/2018 3:00 pm By invitation only

Internship Induction at Space Agency in Harwell

UK Space Agency SPIN

Winners and Interns visit Harwell

UKSA official induction of interns and hosts

18th June - 1000 hrs Registration at Harwell

Add to Calendar Internship Induction at Space Agency in Harwell 06/18/2018 10:00 am 06/18/2018 3:30 pm UK Space Agency SPIN

Winners and Interns visit Harwell

UKSA official induction of interns and hosts

Incubation Workshop One – Incubate

3-Day Intensive Workshop BASE Bordon IC and Fareham IC

3 to 5 July 2018 – 0830 to 1800 hrs

Add to Calendar Incubation Workshop One – Incubate 07/03/2018 8:30 am 07/05/2018 6:00 pm 3-Day Intensive Workshop BASE Bordon IC and Fareham IC

OISI Workshop - InSpace Missions

Topic: Understanding Satellites and their Capabilities.

6 July 2018 - 1000 to 1400 hrs

Add to Calendar OISI Workshop - InSpace Missions 07/06/2018 10:00 am 07/06/2018 2:00 pm Topic: Understanding Satellites and their Capabilities.

OISI Seminar: Business Risk

Crisis management – why it matters and where to start.

- Crisis vs normal work drama
- Barriers
- What do strong organisations look like
- Good and bad examples
- Business continuity – what is it and where to start.

Nick Moon, Managing Director of Applied Resilience

11 July 2018 - 0800 to 0900 hrs

Clinic - EM3 Growth Hub

A free bespoke Business Growth Service, which gives free consultancy from a team of highly experienced experts, for high growth innovative businesses.

11 July 2018 - 1000 to 1500 hrs

Farnborough Air Show

UK Space Agency - Investment Pitch - Panel Aerospace Primes - this is for information purposes only - in case cohort and interns wish to attend. No discount tickets available.

19th July

Add to Calendar Farnborough Air Show 07/19/2018 9:00 am 5:00 pm UK Space Agency - Investment Pitch - Panel Aerospace Primes - this is for information purposes only - in case cohort and interns wish to attend. No discount tickets available.

OISI Townhall - InSpace Missions

Special Topic - Space Players and Commercial Landscape - presented by In-Space Missions Ltd.

Venue: BASE Bordon Innovation Centre - lounge.

Followed by 15 minute clinic session with In-Space Missions team.

20th July 2018

Add to Calendar OISI Townhall - InSpace Missions 07/20/2018 9:30 am 07/20/2018 10:30 am Special Topic - Space Players and Commercial Landscape - presented by In-Space Missions Ltd.

Venue: BASE Bordon Innovation Centre - lounge.

Followed by 15 minute clinic session with In-Space Missions team.

OISI Workshop - Lumico

Topic: Developing and Supporting Complex Apps

Full day workshop on designing, developing and supporting complex apps. More detail to follow

3rd August 2018

Incubation Workshop Two - Launch Readiness

2-Day Intensive Workshop at Fareham IC.

Focus on:
Product Design (beyond prototype)
Project Finances
Commercial Planning
International Trade
Innovation Journey
Marketing to Launch

29 to 30 August 2018 - 0830 to 1800 hrs

Add to Calendar Incubation Workshop Two - Launch Readiness 08/29/2018 8:30 am 08/30/2018 6:00 pm 2-Day Intensive Workshop at Fareham IC.

Focus on:
Product Design (beyond prototype)
Project Finances
Commercial Planning
International Trade
Innovation Journey
Marketing to Launch

OI Space Network - Network and Cohort Catch-Up

No Agenda - Just Network
at Fareham Innovation Centre

A chance for partners to catch-up with cohort.

30th August 2018

OISI Townhall - Granttree

Overview on Grants and Early Stage Financing

1-to-1 Grant Clinics for all cohort.

Friday 31st August

OISI Clinic - European Space Agency

Insights on ESA and Satellite Apps Catapult support and funding.

6 Sept 2018

UK Space Agency SPIN: The Showcase

Internship Finishes. Interns showcase their projects.

Held at Birmingham University.

The National Earth Observation Conference
incorporating:
- Centre for Earth Observation Instrumentation
- National Centre for Earth Observation
- Remote Sensing and Photogrammetric Society.

7 Sept 2018 - 1000 hrs

OISI Clinic - Accelerated Digital Ventures

Overview of Funding Options

11 Sept 2018 - 1430 hrs

Add to Calendar OISI Clinic - Accelerated Digital Ventures 09/11/2018 2:30 pm 09/11/2018 4:30 pm Overview of Funding Options

Employability Excellence Awards Ceremony

University of Southampton Excel Programme; Awards Ceremony at Nuffield Theatre, Highfield Campus, University of Southampton for Interns winning following awards:

- DEMONSTRATING IMPACT
- PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
- EXCEEDING EXPECTATIONS
- RESEARCH, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Event password 'celebrate'

13th September at 6pm

OISI Workshop - Business Governance

Business Governance - delivered by Scirum

• An understanding of the different phases of a start-up business and how to keep control at each stage
• An introduction to corporate governance and its importance at each stage of a start-up business
• The important factors of leadership, effectiveness, accountability, remuneration and stakeholder engagement which every successful business should understand
• An environment where delegates can network, learn from each other and wider corporate failures to understand the importance of corporate governance

14th September at 0900 hrs

OISI Workshop - IP Strategy

Maucher Jenkins facilitating a workshop and 1-to-1 clinics to ascertain what if any intellectual assets need protecting and how.

Friday 28th September at 0900 hrs

OISI Townhall - Accounting for Innovators

Experts from Roffe Swayne will discuss and take questions on the following key topics for innovative businesses:

- Outsourcing
- Grant audits
- Tax reliefs
- Preparing a business for sale

Friday 26th October at 0900 hrs

OISI Clinic - Solent Growth Hub

50 minute clinics for each cohort member. Assistance and sign-posting. Growth Planning post solution launch.

Tuesday 30th October at 1000 hrs

OISI Clinic - EM3 Growth Hub

50 minute clinics for each cohort member. Assistance and sign-posting. Growth Planning post solution launch.

Monday 5th November at 0900 hrs

OISI Townhall - Loan and Equity Funding

Experts from The FSE Group will present details for the loan and equity funding schemes they manage on behalf of the Enterprise M3 LEP.

After a 60 minute presentation and Q&A, the experts will hold 30 min one-to-one clinic sessions for those potentially wanting such funding.

Friday 9th November at 0900 hrs

Incubation Workshop Three- Investment Readiness

Facilitated by Richard Cooper - Oxford Innovation and the Innovate2Succeed programme

Agenda:
Think like an investor
The investment Process
The importance of the emotional hook.
Perfect your pitch
The most common pitfalls of a pitch

Tuesday 27th November

Sat App Catapult - Sataccino

Special video connection to Sat App Catapult in Harwell - discussion on funding and project updates from OI Space cohort

Wednesday 5th December

OISI Townhall - R&D Tax Relief

Smith & Williamson experts discuss and provide clinics on R&D Tax Credits

Fareham Innovation Centre

Friday 7th December at 0900 hrs

Customer and Public Showcase

Show case and launch of solutions by all projects.

Lunch provided

Fareham Innovation Centre

Wed 12th December 2018 at 1000 to 1400 hrs

Venturefest South Showcase and Investment Pitching

The Ageas Bowl, Southampton

The 2019 showcase will see...
A new unique, bigger venue in the heart of the region.
700 + delegates (the last two years we saw 500+)
100 + innovators showcasing their new ideas (including from OI Space Incubator).
Enhanced networking opportunities.
Wider participation for young entrepreneurs.
Expanded PITCHFEST events for investors.

Friday 29th Mar 2019 - 0900 to 1600 hrs

OI Space Incubator - 2018/19 Programme Closes

29 March 2019

Add to Calendar OI Space Incubator - 2018/19 Programme Closes 03/31/2019 12:00 pm