Interactive Keynote Making University

Interactive Keynote Making University - Company partnerships pay off

9:30am - 10:30am / Friday 14th May 2021
Type: Webinar / Category: Public / Series: Making an Impact 2021
  • Suitable for: -Civic, cultural, and city region stakeholders -Representatives from research, education and cultural sectors -Other HEIs/academics -Current and potential industrial partners -Organisations like N8 and UUK
  • Admission: FREE Online
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An interactive session sharing experience and best practice on how to make a company partnership pay off for a university researcher. Participants will also get the chance to engage with University of Liverpool business and Impact development staff and other academics who have worked successfully worked with industry.

Prof Matt Reed
Prof Matt Reed is a scientist, inventor and innovator. His role at the Materials Innovation Factory is to build high impact strategic partnerships with commercial innovators, leading-edge academic institutes, and government funding bodies. Matt has a technical background in chemistry, quantitative microscopy, and data science. He also has a long-standing interest in open innovation, which led to an executive MBA in Technology Management from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden.
In June 2021, Liverpool University Press will publish University Partnership Playbook: How to Build Strategic Research Relationships, co-authored by Matt and Joss Langford.