A gateway between the university and the region’s creative businesses

We Inspire, Educate & Incubate on and off campus offering space, business support,
mentoring and networking to support growth, creative ideas, enterprises and innovation.

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Business Support…

We offer an exciting opportunity for any early-stage
and start-up to develop entrepreneurial skills, test and launch
their creative & digital business from 1 Mill Street in Leamington Spa. 

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

We celebrate the strength and range of the region’s creative businesses, from computer games developers to television production companies, digital media agencies to immersive content producers. Coventry and Warwickshire has the largest creative cluster outside London and with Leamington Spa’s Creative Quarter, Coventry City of Culture, Birmingham Commonwealth Games in the offing, we help harness the wealth of opportunities in our region.


Children’s publisher focuses on diversity
and inclusion to represent children from all

Meet Samuel Langley-Swain, Managing Director of Owlet Press Ltd.
Sam joined the Creative Futures business incubator in September 2022.
Sam says: “Creative Futures helped me reach the next level of the
business, both logistically, strategically and emotionally.”

Our Aims

“We are passionate about creating a diverse talent pipeline which responds to skills gaps within the creative sector, increasing the opportunities for students, graduates and local business. Our work focuses on knowledge exchange, business engagement, employability and talent, drawing on the University of Warwick’s excellence in education and research.”

Clare Green | Creative & Digital Communities Manager, Innovation Group.


Take it to the next level…

The Esports Centre on campus is a space
to explore all this dynamic, emerging sector offers.
Open 7 days a week, 10am – midnight.

We talked to Jack Fenton and Elenore Li, from the
Esports Centre to find out more…

Connect with Creative Futures
Find out how University staff can use our networks and resources at 1 Mill Street.
Case Studies
Creative Futures thrives off networking and building strong long-term alliances.
Businesses We’ve Supported
Who has benefited from our support?
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