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KTN Online Events: Week Commencing April 20th

Posted on 20/04/2020

A round-up of the Knowledge Transfer Network's online events for the innovation community.


The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) helps businesses get the best out of creativity, ideas and the latest discoveries, to strengthen the UK economy and improve people’s lives, so we’re moving our events online to keep you connected and continue innovating!

 

What’s on this week – April 20th – 24th:

Webinar

Innovate UK Projects COVID-19 Impact

Monday, 20 April 2020

The AI for Services team is hosting a lunch time webinar to provide support for Innovate UK grant funded projects impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak. Presented by Jonny Voon – Innovation Lead, Next Generation Services – Innovate UK.

Supported by KTN, the AI for Services network brings together Data and Artificial Intelligence businesses and academics with professionals working in the high value service sectors of legal, accountancy insurance and finance.

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

Energy Catalyst Round 8 Pre-Brokerage Event (Morning Session)

Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Do you work in energy innovation? Find international partners to help turn your idea into reality.

Innovate UK’s Energy Catalyst programme aims to support businesses to develop innovative, sustainable energy technologies and business models to accelerate clean energy transition in developing and emerging economies.

Find out more & register here.

Drop In Session

Immerse UK Online Drop in – COVID-19 support

Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Immerse UK is offering support for individuals & companies working in the immersive tech sector coming to terms with the challenges created by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Supported by KTN, Immerse UK supports UK businesses and research organisations in the immersive tech sector to be the most successful and innovative they can be.

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

The Future of Work in VR – Remote Work and Collaboration

Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Join us as we kick off a series of virtual events to discuss the adoption of VR in the workplace and hear from a number of VR solution experts.

Vive & Immerse UK have teamed up to speak to the innovators and implementers who are best placed to usher in this new future for work.

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

Women in Innovation: Building Success – Leadership

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Join us to explore the characteristics of leaders, and how leadership can help companies to innovate, and succeed in times of crisis.

The Building Success webinar series is designed to provide inspiration, practical advice and tools, and highlight opportunities for innovation support to accelerate your innovation journey

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

UK-Sweden Call for Proposals for Joint R&D Projects in Aerospace

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

This event aims to leverage the strengths of both the UK and Swedish aerospace sectors for future growth.

The funding call has been developed to foster R&D projects between the UK and Sweden to advance both countries’ pursuit of transformative technology in air transport and builds on the first UK-Sweden funding call launched in 2018.

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

DCMS 5G Create: Online Pitching Event

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Up to £30m will be available in this open competition, aiming to explore and develop new use-cases and sustainable business models for 5G applications and services.

In this online session facilitated by KTN and UK5G, participants seeking partners will be able to pitch to one another.

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

Energy Catalyst Round 8 Pre-Brokerage Event (Evening Session)

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Ahead of the launch of Energy Catalyst Programme Round 8, which has the aim of bringing more international partners into the projects, we’re looking to work with UK innovators to help them understand these international markets.

This event is a repeat of the webinar being held on 21st April and is targeted at those with childcare or other issues that prevent you spending time online during the day.

Find out more and register here.

Workshop

ISCF Future Flight Networking Event – Use cases

Thursday, 23 April 2020

Future Flight is a £125m Industrial Strategy Challenge Programme seeking to demonstrate novel aviation systems to completely transform the way we move people and goods.

This event will cover the physical, virtual and technology operations already in existence, or in planning, that can support an integrated aviation system.  This workshop is the 2nd of the series.

Find out more & register here.

Webinar

How is Covid-19 affecting your polymer supply chain?

Friday, 24 April 2020

UKCPN & KTN will be hosting a series of workshops to support collaboration for the next Smart Sustainable Plastic Packaging competitions this summer.

To start the series, we are inviting you to attend this one off open session, being held to determine some of the factors affecting the ability for the plastics community to function in the current COVID-19 crisis.

Find out more & register here.

🗓️ Coming up next week:

 

Dissemination webinar: Agri-Tech Global Expert Mission in New Zealand (Webinar)

H2020: UK Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking Information & Brokerage Event (Webinar)

Transforming Foundation Industries Network Plus Programme (Webinar)

ISCF Future Flight – Regulation (Networking Event)

Realising food grade PP in the UK marketplace (Webinar – Expression of Interest)

#IdeasMeanBusiness: Tools for growing your business idea (Webinar)

The Future of Work in VR: Spatial Design (Webinar)

 

Please note: we are working on moving all KTN events online, where possible.
For all upcoming events & updates, click here