13-14 June 2013 | Nottingham
If you work in or with the research commercialisation sector, then the PraxisUnico Annual Concerence is the event for you. PraxisUnico is the UK’s leading research commercialisation organisation, sharing the very best in knowledge and technology transfer around the globe.
The conference theme this year – Inspiring Futures – reflects the rapid and far-reaching changes taking place in research and development; in higher education in particular The conference will highlight the opportunities that these changes bring for everyone working in and with the technology and knowledge transfer sector, as well as the opportunities for the sector as a whole to make a real difference to innovation and growth.
The conference is a major event in the knowledge exchange and technology transfer community, attracting a global audience of policy makers and public and private sector delegates.
Network with 250+ attendees from universities, advisers, public sector research establishments, research institutes and innovation oriented businesses
Hear keynote speeches from: Professor Chas Bountra, Chief Scientist, Structural Genomics Consortium, University of Oxford, whose work on open innovation is attracting considerable commercial and global interest; Dr Richard Jennings, Deputy Director of Cambridge Enterprise, who has a wealth of experience in establishing mutually beneficial university-industry collaborations and commercialising university-derived intellectual property; and Charles Leadbeater, Independent and Strategic Adviser on Innovation – a leading authority on innovation and creativity, and senior advisor to companies, cities and governments around the world on innovation strategy.
Participate in two days of thought-provoking workshops, covering topics such as changing models of TT delivery, crowd sourcing and funding, soft IP, achieving impact, and design.
Register today to guarantee a place