“Navigating the UK Innovation Ecosystem” with Innovate UK KTN and CPI

Time & Location

Thursday: 13.40 to 14.00, Stage 4


Debra JonesKnowledge Transfer Manager, Chemistry - Innovate UK KTN

About this presentation

The UK Innovation Ecosystem can be daunting, and often not easy to navigate. In this short session, Debra and Graeme will outline potential routes to engage with the ecosystem, including Research Councils, Innovate UK KTN and Catapults, they will also share some of the currently available funding opportunities and grants available which are likely to be of relevance to the Chemical Industry.

Speaker Bio

Debra is the Knowledge Transfer Manager for Chemistry at Innovate UK KTN. Her current interests include Sustainable Aviation Fuels and Cross sector Batteries and Hydrogen Innovation Networks.

Previous to joining KTN, Debra worked in R&D and Innovation in industry for 18 years across a range of topics including Synthetic fuel production, AgTech, Solar Thermal Hydrogen and Emissions Control technologies