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18:00 - 20:30 14 January 2015

Venture research and other adventures: are we getting the most out of UK research?


Ambrose Fleming Lecture Theatre | Roberts Building (link Map)
Malet Place | London | WC1E 7JE | United Kingdom

Open to: Alumni | Public | Academic | Student
Admission: Free
Ticketing: Ticketed and Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Don Braben, Honorary Professor, UCL Earth Sciences
Celia Caulcott, Executive Director, Innovation and Skills, BBSRC
Kevin Baughan, Director of Technology and Innovation, Innovate UK
Ian Foulkes, Executive Director, Strategy and Research Funding, Cancer Research UK

A panel discussion hosted by UCL Public Policy and chaired by Professor Graeme Reid, Professor of Science and Research Policy, UCL

This event will explore how creativity and innovation in research can best be supported, with perspectives from academics, venture researchers, and research funders. It will consider the current research landscape and the role of different actors within it, as well as possibilities for new ways of promoting research creativity.


Sarah Chaytor
+44 (0)20 8679 8584 | s.chaytor@ucl.ac.uk


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