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There is something exciting happening in the investment l和scape of the Midl和s. Since 2011 its universities have spun-out 173 businesses 和 together they have raised 290 million pounds.
微米 has commissioned Beauhurst to produce a report showing the sheer breadth 和 volume of investment opportunities in the Midl和s. To launch the report we’ve brought together an expert panel of key leaders 和 experts from across the region to present 和 discuss its key findings.
- 365备用网站 大卫·科尔曼(伯明翰企业大学)
- 大学如何与产业一起发展，如何安排议程 教授. 特雷弗·麦克米兰(Midl和s Innovation & 基尔大学)
- 报告的主要发现 亨利Whorwood (Beauhurst)
- 科技园区对区域创新生态系统的贡献 David Hardman (Bruntwood科技公司)
- How the British Business Bank supports access to finance for commercialisation 艾丽丝·胡·瓦格纳(英国商业银行)
- 小组讨论: 大卫·科尔曼博士. 海伦·特纳教授. 特雷弗·麦克米伦，爱丽丝·胡·瓦格纳，大卫·哈德曼
特雷弗·麦克米兰教授 is the Vice Chancellor of Keele University 和 Chair of the Midl和s Innovation Board. Before moving to Keele as Deputy Vice-Chancellor 和 Provost in January 2014, 教授essor McMillan was Pro Vice-Chancellor for Research at Lancaster University, where he led several major academic developments 和 was the lead for many partnerships with other universities 和 external organisations in the UK 和 abroad.
His early research was carried out at the Institute of Cancer Research/Royal Marsden Hospital 和 the Imperial Cancer Research Fund. 辐射生物学家, 教授essor McMillan has published widely on the use of X-rays in radiotherapy 和 the harmful effects of long wavelength UV radiation in sunlight.
Currently, he has a national role as Knowledge Exchange Champion for Research Engl和. As part of this 教授essor McMillan has recently published a report on technology transfer from universities, 它的建议得到了政府的支持, 部分是通过纳入工业战略. He is also leading the development of the Knowledge Exchange Concordat with UUK/GuildHE 和 Research Engl和.
亨利Whorwood 是研究主管 & 咨询公司为Beauhurst. 亨利领导他们的咨询团队, delivering research projects 和 reports for clients including the British Business Bank, 创新英国和EY. 在高增长领域，他是一位备受365备用网站的演讲者.
大卫MBE Hardman 是伯明翰布伦伍德科技公司的总经理. His career over the last twenty-five years has been in knowledge transfer; working at the interface between applied research 和 commercial application 和 exploitation. His expertise 和 interests are directed at creating appropriate partnerships 和 infrastructures to promote the development 和 success of cross sectorial knowledge-based businesses. He moved to Birmingham in 2008 to develop 和 implement a new strategy to build on the legacy of Aston Science Park. The result is the Innovation Birmingham Campus; an urban focal point promoting digital innovation 和 adoption across all sectors. In 2018 the Campus became part of Bruntwood SciTech to create a focal point for a thriving innovation district in Birmingham.
爱丽丝胡锦涛瓦格纳 le广告 Strategy, Economics 和 Business Development at the British Business Bank. She is responsible for the overall strategy of the British Business Bank, 所有的经济预测和分析, 以及在业务/产品开发和创新方面的领导地位.
Alice joined the British Business Bank in April 2015 from Barclays plc, 在那里她是集团战略的高级主管. 在巴克莱银行和巴克莱银行任职5年之前, 她在伦敦为劳埃德银行集团和先知工作, 战略营销和品牌咨询. 她的职业生涯始于麦肯锡公司, 最近专攻公司财务和战略.
Alice earned her undergraduate degrees from the University of Texas at Austin 和 her MBA from INSEAD.
海伦·特纳博士 是一名材料科学家. The majority of her career has been spent developing 和 managing collaborations within a university setting both between universities 和 between universities 和 industry. Helen moved to the Midl和s in 2008 to manage the Midl和s Energy Consortium, 同时有, Helen played a critical role in the successful proposal for £60m to establish the Energy Research Accelerator. Now four years into a five year programme the Energy Research Accelerator has secured £120m in co-investment 和 created 23 new research assets.
In 2015 Helen took up the role of Director of Midl和s Innovation; a partnership of the eight Midl和s research intensive universities, 代表了超过70%的大学R&D在区域内. 海伦是米德兰发动机运营公司的联合主席. In this context Helen helped to secure the Midl和s Engine Science 和 Innovation Audit.