KTN's online platform helps you to make the connections you need

 

The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) has refreshed its online platform to intelligently connect you to relevant events, funding, thought pieces and specialist staff to help your business innovate and grow.

You can discover content using your area of interest, from biotechnology to transport; from space to health – all major UK economic sectors are covered. Once you have selected your interests, using our intelligent tagging system, we will then display rich and relevant content related to your area, often from surprising sources.

An example might be new satellite technology from the space sector that is applicable in the agri-food sector. KTN-UK.co.uk will help you form these unusual and valuable connections.

All content on the platform has been carefully curated by our team of innovation specialists – not by an automated algorithm – so you can be confident that KTN is connecting you to the most relevant cutting-edge information.

 

The move also marks a closer alignment with our main funder, Innovate UK , with the website branding making a clear visual link. Knowledge Transfer Network is Innovate UK's innovation network partner, and also works with other funders to provide innovation networking services and fulfil our mission to drive UK growth.

We link new ideas and opportunities with expertise, markets and finance through our network of businesses, universities, funders and investors. From agri-food to autonomous systems and from energy to design, KTN combines expertise in all sectors with the ability to cross boundaries. Connecting with KTN can lead to potential partners, horizon-expanding events and innovation insights relevant to your needs.

Visit our people pages to connect directly with expertise in your sector.

Visit the KTN refreshed online platfom here

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Are you making the most of Genomics to breed a better herd? AgriSearch and AHDB Dairy webinar, 19 sep at 7pm

Marco Winters, Head of Genetics at AHDB Dairy, will be presenting a webinar on Wednesday 19th August at 7pm on how UK Genomic Evaluations, available since 2012, are transforming the UK breeding industry. Find out more and register via  http://www.agrisearch.org/news/300-ahdb-dairy-webinar-are-you-making-the-most-of-genomics-to-breed-a-better-herd
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Dairy Summer School at Liverpool University UK

The  University of Liverpool, School of Veterinary Science  is pleased to announce an International  Dairy Summer School  for professionals, leaders and farmers in the dairy sector from around the world. The course covers practical dairying skills to enhance productivity and efficiency of a dairy unit by maintaining high standards of animal health and welfare....
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Event "Use of Technology in Dairy Farming", 25 June, Liverpool

RASE are organising this event to enable attendees to look at new and innovative technologies being used in dairy farming to aid cow management and improve cow health and welfare.   The event will be held at Woodpark, a working dairy farm covering 200 acres at the University of Liverpool’s Leahurst campus. The closed dairy herd runs 185 milking cows plus calves....
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Gene2Farm - A new EC project for cattle breeding

The Biosciences KTN was present at the kick off meeting of a new EC-funded project - “Gene2Farm” - on 28 and 29 February in Lodi, Italy. The project is primarily focused on developing tools and mechanisms to allow SME’s to adopt genome wide selection techniques in breeding programmes for cattle. Three partners in the Gene2Farm Consortium are fee-paying members of the...
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UK benefits from EC-funded genetics and genomics research.

A press release on the completion of SABRE (Cutting-Edge Genomics for Sustainable Animal Breeding) shows the huge value that EC-funded research projects can bring to the UK. The SABRE project – led by the Biosciences KTN and at €23m one of the largest food-related EC projects to date – has provided: 1) fundamental knowledge on genomics and epigenetics in pigs,...
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Gene2Farm - A new EC project for cattle breeding

The Biosciences KTN was present at the kick off meeting of a new EC-funded project -...

UK benefits from EC-funded genetics and genomics research.

A press release on the completion of SABRE (Cutting-Edge Genomics for Sustainable...

Event "Use of Technology in Dairy Farming", 25 June, Liverpool

RASE are organising this event to enable attendees to look at new and innovative...