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Driving Innovation – Research Festival 2020

January 24th - 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

driving innovation Research Festival 2020

Learn the secrets of successful higher education and industry collaborative working

With increasingly complex global challenges, our half-day event will explore the characteristics of successful industry-university partnerships that can drive improved productivity, profitability and innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Using local case studies together with showcasing our solutions for business we will demonstrate the potential for collaboration between academia and business.

Strong industry and university partnerships are central to leading research and development in the UK. With increasingly complex global challenges, our half-day event will explore the characteristics of successful industry-university partnerships that can drive improved productivity, profitability and innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Keynote speaker: Hamish McRae

Associate Editor of The Independent Newspaper in London, Principal Economic Commentator for The Independent and The Independent on Sunday, and a columnist for the London Evening Standard.

Hamish one of Europe’s foremost speakers on global future trends in economics, business, and society.

He is in demand around the world for his lucid insights into the forces such as technology, demography, globalisation, natural resources, and government policies that shape the economy and influence business strategy. He examines likely future scenarios for business, government and society.

He is an Adjunct Professor at Trinity College, Dublin, and a Governor of the National Institute for Economic and Social Research.

 

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Date:
January 24th
Time:
9:30 am - 1:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/whats-on/research-festival-driving-innovation

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University of Plymouth
Website:
https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/

Venue

University of Plymouth
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