Developing a new product by UCLan Innovation Clinic: Free workshops


The Innovation Clinic are supporting local SME’s by offering a FREE 2-day workshop on “Developing a new product” at the UCLan Engineering Innovation Centre on Tuesday 24 and Wednesday 25 September 2019.

The Innovation Clinic have extended their support and expert advice to over 175 Lancashire SME’s and have provided businesses with the essential tools to develop product ideas from concept to market.

The workshop sessions aim to guide SME’s through the key steps of product development with Clinic’ experts sharing their industry knowledge on -

  • What makes a good product
  • Understanding your market - competitors, demand and legislation
  • The importance of design
  • New product development - the steps
  • Understanding the cost involved
  • Routes to funding
  • 1:1 specialist advice

With feedback such as: “The two days were fantastic; I found out what it takes to make a successful product. I feel like I’ve learnt so much and was impressed by the knowledge and commitment of the team”, many of our recipients have found the workshops an empowering experience in helping them to understand how they can make their business grow.

Book your free place through Eventbrite.

Event date: Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25 September 2019, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Event location: Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC218), University of Central Lancashire, Preston, PR1 2XS