CPI is your deep tech innovation partner to translate research into commercial products

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Technology and capabilities 

Product development, proof of concept and scale-up services.

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Funding and partner support 

Facilitating the right partnerships and funding routes. 

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Innovation support

Business services and consultancy to speed up time to market. 

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Free innovation evaluation 

Use our free Innovation Integrator tool to aAssess your innovation and find your fastest route to market. 

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Our work

Developing a new virus-like particle polio vaccine 

Novel VLP polio vaccine platform development  Case Study

Designing and printing make-up tray prototypes 

Company: Untitled No 1  Case Study

Development of a thermal and photovoltaic solar panel 

TRL9  Case Study

Reducing forestry plastic pollution 

Chestnut Natural Capital  Case Study

Edible ink formulation to enable personalised confectionary 

Choc​.ly Case Study

Market services




Food, Drink and Nutraceuticals 

Fast-Moving Consumer Goods 

Logistics and Packaging 





Speciality Chemicals and Materials 

Smart Packaging for Pharmaceuticals 


Driving innovation forward

Driving innovation forward
Driving innovation forward
Driving innovation forward

We are over 450 scientists, engineers, and business specialists helping companies to develop, prove and commercialise new products and processes. 

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Insights on innovation

How strategic partnerships can support the innovation pipeline 

The Wootzano Success Story 

How digital technologies could help solve the pharmaceutical industry’s supply chain challenges 

The PragmatIC Semiconductor Success Story 

Latest news

DFE Pharma becomes newest partner in the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre to advance oral solid dosage medicines production

June 10, 2021

CPI to optimise the production of next-generation sustainable aviation fuel

June 08, 2021

CPI joins Knowledge Transfer Partnership scheme to help UK businesses innovate and grow

June 07, 2021

How to grow the North East’s bio manufacturing sector

May 27, 2021

CPI announces global partnership with Cambridge Design Partnership

May 20, 2021

CPI joins major academic-industry collaboration to tackle global challenges in sustainability

May 10, 2021

Let’s innovate together

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