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Research and Innovation Essentials Series : Connecting with External Partners and Creating Opportunities



Education and Research


Research and Innovation Essentials Series

About this course:

Joining instructions together with a link will be circulated beforehand.

The format is a short online presentation with information provided so that attendees can follow up with specific IIB contacts for further support after the session.

There will be an opportunity for a short Q&A with two Knowledge Exchange specialists.

Learning outcomes:

As a result of attending this course, you will be able to: - Understand the range of services you can access at the University to support knowledge exchange, collaborative research proposals and business partnerships.

- Make an initial assessment of which services are right for your research and career plans.

- Know who the right person is to help you take ideas forward and where to locate resources.

Who should attend this course:

New and existing academic staff, including Early Career Researchers, that are interested in knowledge exchange and working with partners.


Brigid Howarth, Assistant Director, Innovation, Impact and Business and Jess Hurrell, Head of Society, Culture and Organisations Sector Team.

Before the course:

Have a look at the content of the Innovation Impact and Business pages on the University website and the Research and Innovation blog.

Learning provider:

This course is administered by Researcher Development; please contact for more details.

If you register for any of our sessions, it is expected that you will attend.

If you are not able to attend please log in to the `iTrent' online system to remove your name from the relevant activity before it is due to take place.

You will be expected you to attend for the whole session and for ease of administration, attendance registers will be taken at the end of each session.

Should you need to leave a session early or you experience ongoing technical issues, please email

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