Mr Steve Rice

Mr Steve Rice

Marine Innovation Centre Knowledge Exchange Officer

Innovation Gateway & GAIN (Research & Innovation)


MARINE-i - accelerating growth by creating intelligent connections between businesses, world-class knowledge, technologies, people and infrastructure across the marine tech sector in Cornwall.

The South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications (SWCoESA) - based at Goonhilly Earth Station with the University of Exeter as the lead delivery partner, the centre partnership includes GES Ltd, the Met Office, Plymouth University, Falmouth University, PML, and Rothamsted Research, and has extensive commercial partner backing.

The centre is running a programme of:
  1. Wide engagement of existing business/innovation networks in the target markets, to transfer knowledge and to develop new satellite application concepts.
  2. Industry-led thematic engagements to focus researchers, business, communities and investors around specific satellite application opportunities.


The South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications (SWCoESA):

The Marine Innovation Centre (MARIC): 

You can contact the university's Enterprise Solution Service here: