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Knowledge Transfer Partnerships and their Role in Medical Technology Development

Wednesday, 3rd May 2017, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Registration from 1:00 pm

Venue: The Technology and Innovation Centre

Room: Level 2

Statistics show that businesses achieve an average increase in annual profit of >£1m after taking part in the Innovate UK funded Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) scheme.

The event aims to promote the benefits and cost-effective opportunities associated with the KTP scheme to medical technology companies, large and small, working in collaboration with the University of Strathclyde’s Department of Biomedical Engineering to develop innovative new products and services.

Speakers will include representatives from companies currently benefitting from their involvement in the scheme and from the West of Scotland KTP Centre, who provide application and project support.

Registration and lunch will be available from 1.00pm.

You may also be interested in attending a related event immediately preceding this event "3D Printing for Medical Technologies".  Please select the option, if relevant when you register.


Who should attend?

This event is targeted at medical technology companies interested in developing innovative new technologies, products, processes or services by drawing on academic support from Strathclyde’s Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME). It will have particular relevance to company senior management - technical/commercial and BME academics.

Benefits of attending

Learn about the benefits of KTP projects from companies who have had first-hand experience of working with Strathclyde’s Department of Biomedical Engineering. Attendees will also hear from the West of Scotland KTP Centre who facilitate projects. 


 


Contact

Dr Alan Lindsay
phone +44 (0)141 548 4110
Industrial Interface Manager, Biomedical Engineering
Dr Andrew Kerr
phone +44 (0)141 548 2855
website


Please note that there will be a photographer at the event and some video footage may be taken. Images and footage will be used for internal publications, websites, and promotion of similar events in the future.


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