Plexal is our innovation centre and the largest innovation ecosystem in Europe. A state-of-the art environment designed as a mini-city for companies both big and small to accelerate innovation, complete with a town-hall, cafes, makers lab, events stage, high street, central park and library. Within 68,000 square feet, over 800 members converge at Plexal to imagine, design and create connected products that improve our lives.
Membership gives you access to:
Office sizes range from 4 to 30 desks as fixed or hot desks, with high-speed internet & access to fibre optic. There are also event spaces for 170-250 people, internal bike bicycle storage, lockers, and showers plus kitchen and tea/coffee points.
Education programmes, mentoring and regular seminars focused on the practical areas that you and your teams need to succeed.
Our Makers Lab provides the tools and support your company needs to design and prototype new products.
A wide range of dedicated specialists on the relevant support areas that your company needs to plan and execute your business strategy, including legal, accounting and branding among others.
Opportunities to connect with diverse funding alternatives to support entrepreneurs and startups scale.
Opportunities to collaborate with corporates, participating in incubation and acceleration programmes, workshops and open innovation challenges.
Make your home in the beating heart of The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park @plexalcity. Whether you use pixels, code, thread, LEDs, steel, silicon or synapses, Plexal is your hub for making beautiful, impactful, things happen and is the stage for your personal, best, performance.
Our retail destinations – the Yard, Canalside, Theatre & Undercroft, and Gantry – are designed to showcase independent retail, food and beverage, and give everyone at Here East the perfect place to relax and socialise.
Here East’s larger offices and studios offer close to 900,000 sq ft of generous floor plans. They’re also flexible enough to accommodate everyone from tech startups and innovative entrepreneurs to big name businesses.