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Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence (10/12- London)

Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence (10/12- London)

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Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence 

10th of December in America Square Conference Centre, London

UKSPA is again supporting the Science Summit: Strategy for Excellence (London) which will inform universities and research institutions in their strategies to achieve excellence in research and to deliver economic growth on an institutional, local and international level.  

This conference will explore how to keep the UK’s research base at the cutting edge of world science outlining how to nurture scientific talent, support research excellence, forge strategic partnerships and catalyse innovation. 

You will hear from a wide range of expert speakers including: 

    Dr Catriona Manville, Senior Analyst, RAND Europe

    Professor Susan Smith, Head of the STFC Daresbury Laboratory 

    Naomi Weir, Acting Director, Campaign for Science and Engineering

    Nicola Blackwood MP, Chair of the Science and Technology Select Committee 

    Paul Mason, Deputy Director for Research and Chief Scientific Advisor, Innovate UK

    Sir Paul Nurse, President of the Royal Society (invited)    

Benefits of attending: 

    Develop a roadmap for horizon scanning, future challenges and opportunities.

    A greater understanding of why projects fail and what would have made innovation and transition happen.

    The impact and actions from the latest government reviews and how research institutions can drive growth on a local, national and international scale.

    Discover how new models of research, funding and collaboration can support excellence.  

    Gain 8 CPD points

Register Now 

at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/science-summit-strategy-for-excellence-registration-18207292502 Please note that UKSPAmembers will receive a 10 per cent discount on prices by using the discount code UKSPA10.  

To View the programme

go to http://www.openforumevents.co.uk/science-summit-strategy-for-excellence-programme/ 

For Conference overview

go to http://www.openforumevents.co.uk/event/science-summit-strategy-for-excellence/

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