OpTIC Technology Centre

OpTIC Technology Centre

OpTIC provides start-up companies with a professional infrastructure and image to grow their businesses. It combines extensive fully equipped facilities, business incubation and conference centres to assist new companies with their R&D requirements.

"The OpTIC Technology Centre, owned by Wrexham Glyndŵr University and operated by Glyndŵr Innovations, is a landmark building in a setting that inspires creativity, innovation, and a desire to succeed. 

It provides R&D and serviced innovation facilities for start-up and early-stage companies. It also specialises in innovative optical systems, product development, engineering and technology consulting. It has developed cutting-edge technology with an unparalleled array of highly specialist equipment and laboratory space. 

The Centre attracts all areas of technology innovation particularly within the advanced manufacturing and life science sectors. It has a dedicated Space Incubation Programme offering funded support to businesses. The OPTIC network was founded in 2012 under the aegis of the Dominican Order, and today has several thousand members and operates in San Francisco, Paris, Montreal, Geneva, Rome, Oxford, Boston, and will soon be setting up in Toronto. "

Clients & Projects:

Current clients:

  • Acuity Products Limited
  • ADC Biotechnology Limited
  • JR Biomedical Limited
  • Stuff & Nonsense Limited
  • Dyesol UK Limited
  • Ffres Catering Limited
  • Finance Wales Limited

Primary Contact: opticreception@glyndwr.ac.uk 


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