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Annual Royal Society's Industry Fellows' networking event

This event will bring together past and present Industry Fellowship holders and invites leading figures in industry and academia to address some of the major issues affecting collaboration between science and industry.

The theme for this event is ‘translational research’ with various sessions to allow participants the opportunity to discuss issues, concerns and successes in this area. 

The event will include case studies from current Royal Society Industry Fellowship holders and a keynote presentation from science entrepreneur Dr Hermann Hauser FRS. There will also be a panel discussion, Chaired by Dr Simon Campbell FRS with the following contributors:

  • Dr Will Barton, Head of Manufacturing at the Technology Strategy Board
  • Dr David Docherty, Chief Executive, National Centre for Universities and Business
  • Mr Tim Holt, Executive Director, Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd
  • Professor Paul O’Brien, Head of School of Chemistry, University of Manchester and Founder & Scientific Advisor of Nanoco Ltd.

Agenda

10.00 Registration

10.30 Welcome address

10.45 Case studies

12.00 Industry Fellows College update and discussion

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Keynote presentation by Dr Hermann Hauser

14:45 Panel discussion

16:15 Networking reception

Attending this event

This event is free to attend and is available by registration only.  For more information contact: grants-reply@royalsociety.org.

We have a limited number of spaces for wheelchair users and bookable seats for people with impaired mobility. To book in advance, please contact grants-reply@royalsociety.org. Further information about accessibility is available.

Building networks for translational research 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK

Events coming up

  • The interaction of fire and mankind 14 September 2015 at The Royal Society, London Scientific discussion meeting organised by Professor Andrew Scott, Professor William Chaloner FRS, Professor Claire Belcher and Dr Chris Roos
  • The interaction of fire and mankind - further discussion 16 September 2015 at The Royal Society at Chicheley Hall, home of the Kavli Royal Society International Centre, Buckinghamshire Scientific discussion meeting organised by Professor Andrew Scott, Professor William Chaloner FRS, Dr Claire Belcher and Professor Chris Roos
  • Open House Weekend 2015 19 September 2015 at The Royal Society, London The Royal Society's building will be open to the public on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2015.

For more events please see the events diary.

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