STEMM Commercial
Networking Hub

STEMM Commercial is based in Oxford and was created to support and inspire innovators in science, technology and engineering to become more commercially astute.

The company offers a suite of interactive and tailored business skills training for innovative and ambitious spin-outs and SMEs, delivered by business experts who offer a wealth of relevant stories and insight to share with participants.

STEMM Commercial has successfully worked with international clients from a wide variety of cultures, from early stage researchers right through to senior executives in large corporations.  Training is delivered in-house, 1-2-1 or via open workshops, by experts who work with similar clients.

Examples of course topics are:

  • Developing your Leadership Skills
  • Presenting with Confidence – to a commercial audience
  • Sales and Marketing Strategy 101
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Financial Leadership – understanding and telling the story
  • Project Management Success
  • How to Scale Up
  • Networking  – to uncover opportunity

STEMM is proud to have developed a core suite of courses which are approved by The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and to be working in partnership with Begbroke Science Park for the Innovation Support Business (ISfB) programme.

The company is run by Su Copeland and Sarah McCloughry, who would be delighted to meet with you in the Networking Area.

“Sarah provided the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Oxford with first class training in presentation, networking and interviewing skills and the postgraduate students and post-doctoral researchers who have attended her courses are now achieving new levels of confidence and competence.”

Contact Details

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Make connections that lead to new investments, new businesses and new ideas in the high-tech sector in Oxfordshire.