Creating the UK’s biggest technology transfer ecosystem


Welcome to the MICRA Gateway.

Midlands Innovation brings together the research, knowledge and capabilities of its eight partner universities, in what is the largest formal collaboration between technology transfer offices (TTOs) in the UK. The MICRA programme is the Commercialisation of Research Accelerator – we are building a spin-out and start-up ecosystem that will significantly increase the innovation productivity of the region, and will help to accelerate the speed at which the innovations developed by these world-class centres of research can reach markets and make an impact.

Our partners.

University partners

Other partners

MICRA is funded by Research England

Upcoming Events.

Advanced Therapies Connect

Advanced Therapies Connect

BOOK EVENT DATE & TIME 26-27 Jan 2021 LOCATION Online event MICRa at Advanced Therapies Connect. Advanced Therapies Connect is a 2 day virtual event from Phacilitate, the market leader in providing the life science sector with strategic insight, inspiration and unparalleled business networking. MICRA universities  are responsible for some of the leading developments in the […]

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BioSeed – 21st Jan 2021

BioSeed will be delivered via an exciting LIVE digital platform that exactly replicates all of the core deliverables of the original ‘in-person’ event

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