Innovation Catalyst

1 Collegiate Square, Thames Valley Science Park, Shinfield, Reading, RG2 9LH

Innovation Catalyst is a collaboration between Barclays Eagle Labs, VitalSix, Thames Valley Science Park and Henley Business School.

The Reading Lab is specifically designed around the needs of local entrepreneurs, businesses and communities and focuses on Internet of Things innovation.



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£75 plus VAT per month
Hotdesk - 1 day a week
Access during office hours
(8am-6pm, Monday to Friday)
Locker hire @ £20 per month

Member + Flex

Member + flex ixon

£225 plus VAT per month
Hotdesk (8am - 6pm, Monday to Friday)
Locker hire @ £20 per month

Member + Perm

Member + Perm

£325 plus VAT per month
Permanent desk (unlimited hours/mth)
24/7 access
Locker included

What's included

  • Superfast Wi-Fi
  • Co-working and hot-desking options
  • Managed and serviced site
  • Access to meeting rooms
  • On-site Eco-System Manager
  • Printing Facilities
  • Unlimited refreshments
  • Event space available


  • Access to Barclays business expertise and connections
  • Mentoring & coaching from a range of industry specialists
  • Progressive, like-minded community
  • Relationship managed banking service available
  • Regular networking events
  • Access to Eagle Lab network


We're not that far away

Location icon 1 Collegiate Square, Thames Valley Science Park, Shinfield, Reading, RG2 9LH
Car parking icon On-site parking available
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Number 10

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Cycle rack in the car park




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Access to site
Located on ground floor

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Portable hearing loop

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Event space
Located on first floor with lift access

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Co-working Desk
Located on second floor with lift access

Disabled parking
Yes upon reservation

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Accessible toilet

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What’s going on in the Lab


Lab Contacts

We are here to help you with 24/7 access and a range of support services, including access to mentors and funding opportunities.

The Labs team adds a personal, professional touch to each Lab and is committed to empowering members in every possible way.

Alan Brooker
Eco System Manager

+44 (0)7766 360 422 (mobile)



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