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Innovation Now: opportunities for business & universities to work together

Event organiser:

Yorkshire Universities


Event format: Plenary Panel Discussion/ Q&A/ Breakout workshops

Maximum no. of attendees: 500

Tuesday 16th March | 14:00-16:30

Event overview: 

Learn more about how working with universities can benefit your business. 

Opening with a plenary exploring business resilience and opportunities in the face of the pandemic, Yorkshire Universities will present a range of insights and share an overview of available business support initiatives and programmes.

You’ll then have the opportunity to breakout into one of four interactive workshop sessions to explore opportunities for collaboration with universities on initiatives across healthcare, digital creativity, textiles and low carbon heating and cooling.

Session led by: Professor Shirley Congdon, Vice-Chancellor, University of Bradford and Chair of the Yorkshire Universities Board

Universities involved:

  • Yorkshire Universities

  • University of Bradford

  • University of Leeds and Nexus

  • Leeds Trinity University

  • Leeds Beckett University

  • University of Huddersfield

  • University of York

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