Programme

 
 
 Timing                 Activity
9:00 - 9:30 Registration
9:30 - 10:10

Keynote Presentations

9.30–9.40: Professor Tim Softley – UoB Pro- Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Transfer

9.40–10.05: Krishna Chaitanya Balthu – Higgs & Sons. “My KTP Journey”

10.05–10.10: Mark Smith, Director of Enterpriseand Employability, Birmingham City University

10:10 - 11:10

Associate Presentations (am)

  • Femi Adeyemi-Ejeye, Kingston University
  • Josep Canyelles-Pericas, Northumbria University
  • Shuai Wang, University of Manchester
  • Michael Taylor, Queen’s University Belfast
11:10 - 11:40 Coffee Break and Poster Presentations
11:40 - 12:40

Parallel Workshops

Workshop 1: Employability (more than meets the eye) - to be delivered by Ann Bicknell, Ashorne Hill

Workshop 2: What is Entrepreneurship? - to be delivered by Carolyn Keenan, BSEEN

12:40 - 13.40 Lunch and Posters Presentations
13.40 - 14:00 Dr Ian Brotherston – The Future of UK Funding

14.00 - 15.30

Associate Presentations (pm)

  • Anthony Simpson, University of Reading
  • Hassan Al-Budairi, University of Glasgow
  • Hadeel Safaa Saadoon, Queen’s University Belfast
  • Elena Perez-Barrado, Keele University
  • Louis Clift, University of Essex
  • Robert Stewart, University of West of Scotland

15:30 - 15:40

Comfort Break (10 minutes)

15:40 - 16:40

Parallel Workshops

Workshop 3: Employability (more than meets the eye) - to be delivered by Ann Bicknell, Ashorne Hill

Workshop 4: 'Old Tricks for New Dogs' - to be delivered by recently completed KTP Associates

16:40 - 16:50 Awards
16:50 - 17:00

Close

Professor Paul Maropoulous – Aston Pro-Vice-Chancellor Research and Enterprise