Institute for Mathematical Innovation

Industry Innovation Partnerships Workshop

Friday 12 February 2016


Time: 9.00am – 11.30am Register now

Venue: University of Bath Innovation Centre, Bath city centre, view map 

Some of the most complex business challenges are solved through university-industry collaboration projects.

Aimed at SMEs looking to develop and innovate their business, the Industry Innovation Partnerships workshop will cover some of the many opportunities for collaborative working between universities and industry. The event will also give details on the national funding schemes available to support university-industry collaboration projects and the eligibility criteria for R&D tax credits.

Pre-bookable 15 minute one-to-one consultancy sessions to discuss specific business challenges are available from 11.30 – 14.00.



08.30 - 09.00 Coffee and registration
09.00 - 09.10    Welcome from Bath IMI, Joanna Jordan (Bath IMI)
09.10 - 09.30   The University of Bath Innovation Centre, Ali Hadavizadeh (Innovation Centre)
09.30 - 09.50   Funding Opportunities, Toby Proctor (Innovate UK)
09.50 - 10.30   Knowledge Transfer Partnership: a success story, Philippe Blondel (Department of Physics)
10.30 - 10.50   Coffee and networking opportunity
10.50 - 11.15   R&D tax credits, Jon Miles & Geoff Don (Richardson Swift Ltd Chartered Accountants)


Registration is free, but booking is essential to attend this event.

Register now (spaces available).


If you have any questions please contact Catrin Yeomans at

Getting to the Innovation Centre:
The Innovation Centre is about a five minute walk from Bath Spa train station and bus station. The nearest pay and display car park is Southgate car park.