AURIL2017 Annual Conference
5th and 6th October 2017


Bristol Marriott Royal
College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TA 

  01223 659950

AURIL2013 Conference Programme

Thursday 10th October

10:00-10:05         Conference Welcome & Chair's Conference Address
                             Dr Alasdair Cameron & Dr David Bembo, AURIL

10:05-10:15         Opening Address
                             Prof Julie Williams, Chief Scientific Advisor for Wales

10:15-10:45         The Value of Knowledge: Knowledge exchange in a changing environment
                             Nicola Dandridge, Universities UK

10:45-11:15         The Role of Universities in Local Enterprise Partnerships
                             Alastair MacColl, BE Group

12:00-12:30         Catapult Centres - Opportunities for Engagement with the Research Base
                             Mike Oldham, Technology Strategy Board

12:30-13:00         Enterprise and Employability in Higher Education
                             Sheila Quairney, Enterprise Educators UK (EEUK)

14:00-14:30         French figures for public research transfer and valorisation, New TT Companies (SATT)
   Dr Christophe Haunold, Toulouse Tech Transfer

14:30-15:30         Breakout Session 1

16:00-17:00         Breakout Session 2

19:00-23:00         Conference Dinner, The Millennium Stadium


Friday 11th October

09:00-09:05        Welcome
                            Dr Alasdair Cameron, AURIL

09:00-09:05        AURIL Update
                            Dr David Bembo, Carole Barron & Dr Alasdair Cameron, AURIL

09:30-10:00        Growing Value Innovation for the 21st Century
                            David Docherty, National Centre for Universities and Business

10:00-10:30        Funding University Spin-outs through Public Market Model
                            David Baynes, Fusion IP

11:00-11:30        Universities and Business Working Together as The Economy Recovers
                            David Sweeney, HEFCE

11:30-12:00        Adventures In Collaboration: Learning From REACT So Far
                            Clare Reddington, REACT                        

12:15-12:45        Sir Andrew Witty's Review of Universities and Growth
                            Robin Webb, Department of Business, Innovation and Skills

12:45-13:15        Bridging The Valley Of Death
                            Andrew Miller MP

13:15-13:30        Closing Remarks