Centre for Sustainable Innovation

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Supporting the business community to adopt sustainable solutions and digital technologies in order for them to innovate and prosper.

At the Centre for Sustainable Innovation (CSI), we are dedicated to catalysing positive change and fostering sustainable growth for businesses. Our mission is to be the leading hub for sustainable business practices and digital transformation. We aim to be the catalyst for integrating cutting edge technology and world leading research into the Greater Manchester business community and beyond. 

We achieve this by strengthening industry partnerships, collaborating closely with local businesses and entrepreneurs to drive innovation. Our commitment extends beyond profit, aiming to create significant socio-economic and environmental impact on both local and national levels.

By empowering businesses with cutting-edge digital transformation, expert change management, and sustainable consultancy, we not only enhance their competitiveness but also contribute meaningfully to the community and environment around us.

Digital Transformation

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At the Centre for Sustainable Innovation, we recognise the paramount importance of digital transformation in shaping the future of business. Our team of experts is committed to working closely with our partners, ensuring the seamless integration of cutting-edge technologies, optimisation of operational processes, and elevation of customer experiences.

Through tailored digital strategies, we aim to empower businesses to navigate the intricate digital landscape successfully. From the implementation of innovative software solutions to harnessing the full potential of data analytics, we guide businesses toward a future where they not only endure but thrive in this dynamic and evolving digital age.

Change Management

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Change is inevitable, especially in the dynamic landscape of modern business. We specialise in change management, ensuring that our partners effectively navigate transitions, mergers, and restructuring processes. Our holistic approach involves strategic planning, employee engagement, and stakeholder communication.

We help organisations to embrace change positively, fostering a culture of adaptability and resilience. By providing tailored solutions and ongoing support, we enable businesses to manage change seamlessly, leading to sustainable growth and enhanced competitiveness.


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At the Centre for Sustainable Innovation (CSI), sustainability is not merely a goal; it’s the essence of our mission. Positioned in a world where businesses embracing sustainable practices flourish, we serve as a catalyst for positive change.

Our collaborative approach builds partnerships with businesses, academics, and policymakers, steering the way toward net zero. With a diverse set of expertise, from assessing environmental footprints to crafting tailored sustainability strategies and executing green initiatives, we empower businesses to achieve their sustainability milestones.

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Explore our Centre for Sustainable Innovation website to find out more about our recent projects and how we can support you.


Get in Touch

For more information, please get in touch:

Email: sustainable-innovation@salford.ac.uk