Fully funded spaces and business support for awesome humans wanting to join Wales’ leading start-up Campus.

At Welsh ICE, we’re passionate about nurturing the realisation of our members visions through offering experience and practical guidance to support their innate capabilities to flourish in a fun, collaborative and creative community, whilst challenging them to overcome their perceived limitations. Since 2012, we’ve supported more than 300 businesses in starting up and is currently home to more than 250 entrepreneurs and employees across three buildings on our campus in Caerphilly Business Park.

Whether you’re just starting out, freelancing, or growing your business, we’ve got the right programme and support package for you. Our fully funded ICE Space Programme has three tiers of catered support to fit your needs. These are:

Have an idea? A lightbulb moment? A hidden talent? Or a part-time business that you would like spend more time on? Launchpad offers access to the 5-9 club; our incredible after hours enterprise course held on the campus every Thursday night for 12 weeks, connecting you to the information to help your seed grow. We’ll even chuck in one day a week desk space and a start-up survival kit.

The 5-9 club offers a chance to meet like-minded people over dinner followed by a structured workshop or speaker. We cover areas such as business planning, branding, social media, funding and looking after your money, we end the programme with a chance to pitch in front of an expert panel.

Launchpad offers a start-up starter pack for young businesses of:

– Registered address
– Mail handling
– Hotdesking on Campus of 1 day per week
– Full access to ICE events and experts
– Reception services
– Discount on meeting rooms
– Access to an incredible community of over 170 business

Are you dedicated full time to pursuing your objectives? Are you a freelancer looking for a professional space to grow? Or a start-ups that needs to connect to a community of inspiring people? Orbit offers 6 months of full time, fixed desk space on Campus. A space in one of our three coworking rooms, sharing space, ideas and free coffee with other incredible people.

Coworking is a great way to combat the loneliness of working alone in the back bedroom as it provides you with an environment of other like-minded self employed people to bounce ideas off as you work.

Orbit offers 6 months of:

– Fixed desk space
– All you can eat broadband (200 meg)
– Dedicated landline and call handling
– Registered address
– Mail handling
– Full access to ICE events and experts
– A programme of 24 GRIT enterprise training workshops
– Access to the ICE Guides mentorship scheme
– Reception services
– Discount on meeting rooms
– Access to an incredible community of over 170 business

You are planning to make big changes in 2018 that are poised to create jobs and change lives. Your business might be looking to raise investment and make significant changes to the landscape of Wales or the next 12 months have been identified as a period of sustained growth. The plan is solid, the team is driven by clear focus and you are ready to go interstellar. We offer 12 full months desk space or help with private office space and introductions to those who can help you reach your goals.

Interstellar offers the full Orbit package with the following additions:

– The option to attribute funding to private office space
– Introductions to AGP via TownSquare
– Regular funding breakfast meetings with Xenos and Banc