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Can research and innovation fuel the UK economy?

Event details

The Royal Society, British Academy, Royal Academy of Engineering and Academy of Medical Sciences will be holding an fringe event at the Liberal Democrats Party Conference which will bring together the following distinguished panel to discuss can research and innovation fuel the UK economy?


  • Julian Huppert, MP for Cambridge
  • Professor Eleanor Campbell, FRS, Head of School of Chemistry, Edinburgh University
  • Ian Ritchie, FREng, non-executive Chairman of Iomart plc
  • Robin McKie, Science Editor at the Observer (Chair)

Attending this event

This event will be inside the secure zone so all those attending will need a party conference pass to gain access to the event.