Multi-speaker event with panel discussion. Joint event with ULMS MBA Programme.
Primary speaker is Prof. Susan Smith, head of the internationally renowned Daresbury Laboratory at Daresbury Science and Innovation Campus.
Event will discuss the importance of innovation and technology to the economy and society.
The reality of innovation in practice will be discussed with reference to the roles of universities, innovations campuses such as Daresbury, and innovation funding programmes. The practicalities of taking ideas through to commercialisation will be discussed, including the procurement challenges.