Details: Thursday 16th September

11:00 – 12:00, Stage 1

The ‘Panel’ will discuss the future of Innovation & Collaboration in the UK. How will Universities and companies work and collaborate across borders with Regulatory uncertainty? Will the UK be able to attract the best talent both students and post-graduate and how will this affect the Innovation potential of the UK?

Panel Host: Dr Darren Budd, Commercial Director UK & Ireland, BASF plc

Guest panellists:

  • Dr Graeme Cruickshank – Chief Technology & Innovation Officer – CPI
  • Dr Fiona Jamieson, Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation Senior Executive – Faculty of Natural Sciences at Imperial College London
  • Dr Peter Clark – Head of Chemistry & Industrial Biotechnology – Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN)