Manchester Science Park

Theme/Issue: 
The creation of innovative hubs
Country/Region: 
United Kingdom - Manchester

Manchester Science Park was established to encourage the development of a knowledge-based economy within the Manchester City Region, which will increase the employment opportunities of its residents.
Manchester Science Park has the following objectives:
1. To enhance the economic, creative and technological base of the Manchester City Region and to increase the opportunities for the employment of its residents through harnessing the resources of Academic Institutions to improve the prosperity of its inhabitants and create employment by encouraging the establishment of a knowledge-based economy within the Manchester City Region.
2. To develop appropriate science park facilities in conjunction with Local Authorities and Academic Institutions as well as other organisations for use by companies engaged in the knowledge-based economy.
3. To assist, promote, encourage and secure the development of facilities managed by the Company for occupation by companies which would benefit from close association with Academic Institutions.
4. To encourage and assist companies engaged in the knowledge-based economy to establish and grow within the Manchester City Region thereby enhancing employment prospects and social benefits.
5. To ensure the efficient running of all facilities managed by the Company within the Manchester City Region including the provision of information advice and services to businesses operating within them.

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Contact: 

Russell Yates    00 44 161 247 3951
Anne Dornan    00 44 161 247 3951