Higgs Centre for Innovation, Edinburgh
23 Mar 2018







Image of the Higgs Centre for Innovation, pictured alongside the Royal Obervatory

The Science and Technology Facilities Council and the University of Edinburgh have long and proven histories of not only developing revolutionary science and technology but also commercialising it and creating viable businesses. This extensive knowledge and expertise is available to ambitious businesses in Scotland at the prestigious Royal Observatory Edinburgh.

The Higgs Centre for Innovation brings together world-class research in astronomy (located alongside STFC's UK Astronomy Technology Centre), particle physics and the instrumentation expertise that underpins it, with business incubation facilities and laboratories suitable for commercial use.

Due to the history and sector strengths of the Royal Observatory Edinburgh site, the Higgs Centre for Innovation is equipped to support companies working in space-related industries and big data analytics.​​