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Connect, share and support

Connect, share and support

UKSPA Chairman Dr Glenn Crocker MBE on why the innovation network has never been more important… In my first contribution to Breakthrough, following my appointment as UKSPA chairman, I wrote in the last issue about the need for UKSPA to remain relevant in the face of...

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UKSPA survey results – Initial impact of Covid-19

UKSPA survey results – Initial impact of Covid-19

Background UKSPA carried out an initial survey of members from Tuesday 31 March to Friday 3 April 2020 on the current impact of Covid-19. This post gives members the final analysis of this initial survey which shows the support that members are giving to their...

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The UKSPA Covid-19 Survey

The UKSPA Covid-19 Survey

As part of our activity to measure the impact of Covid19 on UKSPA members we launched the survey earlier this week. The broad conclusions were as follows: Almost 70 % of members now have their management teams working remotelyAround 10% of members have some of their...

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UKSPA – Covid19 Quick Survey

UKSPA – Covid19 Quick Survey

UKSPA launched (on Tuesday 30 March) a 5-10 minute member survey on the impact of Covid19 on their operations and their occupiers. The survey will also collect information on the financial impact and the responses that are being...

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UKSPA Covid-19 Briefing

UKSPA Covid-19 Briefing

As part of UKSPA's response to Covid-19, briefing papers on the impact of Covid-19 and the additional support required by the sector is being sent to Government. UKSPA members are asked to distribute to their networks and stakeholders. Covid19 and the Science Park,...

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UKSPA and Covid19

UKSPA and Covid19

UKSPA is following government advice to minimise the impact of Covid19 on the well-being of both staff and members. We have cancelled all face to face meetings and  travel. UKSPA Executive UKSPA is following government advice to minimise the impact of...

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UKSPA Leeds 2020 Presentations

UKSPA Leeds 2020 Presentations

The UKSPA Spring Conference was held on 5 and 6 March 2020 at Nexus, University of Leeds. UKSPA gathered on Thursday 5th and Friday 6th March at Nexus, University of Leeds to consider and debate current national and regional trends for the science and innovation...

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UKSPA becomes members of CaSE

UKSPA becomes members of CaSE

UKSPA is pleased to announce that it has joined over 110 organisational members of CaSE - the Campaign for Science and Engineering. "We are delighted that UKSPA is now a member of CaSE. We firmly believe that our highly innovative and world renowned members wil be a...

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UKSPA Conference 2019

UKSPA Conference 2019

The UKSPA national conference that took place at the University of Birmingham attracted well over 600 delegates over the two days, both the conference theatres and exhibition hall were a hive of activity throughout as delegates, speakers and exhibitors came together...

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