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 Digital Creative 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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Last few places available to exhibit at Innovate '11

The Technology Strategy Board's conference and exhibition, Innovate '11, will be held in London on 11th October and will attract around 1,500 delegates and lots of press attention on the varied activities of the TSB .

The Technology Strategy Board’s Digital team, the IoT Network and the Creative Industries KTN, ESP KTN & ICT KTN have a dedicated exhibition area to showcase our activities and success stories.

If you are interested, and available, to take part in this exhibition area with a working demonstration or stand explaining your products, please email helena.lachowycz@tsb.gov.uk giving full details of what you have that would excite and interest the attendees.

Exhibitors typically have some combination of a small table, space for a banner and your own laptop.  A TV can be provided along with power and internet if necessary.

You will need to act quickly !

Contact Helena and convince her that you deserve a space at Innovate '11: 

T - 01793 442925 E - Helena.lachowycz@tsb.gov.uk

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