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Featured events

Thu 06 Aug 2015

Young Researchers Meeting

All Day

The British Society for Nanomedicine is committed to holding meetings to develop the research community within the UK. This meeting allows postgraduate and postdoctoral researchers from all areas...

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Wed 26 Aug 2015

Developing regenerative medicines and cell therapies - Funding Competition

All Day

Innovate UK is to invest up to £8 million in collaborative R&D projects to stimulate the development of regenerative medicines and cell therapies in the UK. The aim of this competition is to...

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Wed 09 Sep 2015

Materials Innovation Showcase at Cenex-LCV2015

All Day

Cenex-LCV2015 is the UK’s low carbon vehicle event. It incorporates four key features: a technology exhibition split over three halls an extensive seminar programme facilitated networking with the...

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Wed 09 Sep 2015

Working Safely with Nanomaterials

09:00 until 16:00

The event will see the launch of the revised guidance ‘Working Safely with Nanomaterials’ and leading experts and practitioners in nanosafety will provide an update on most recent knowledge,...

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IDP 12, seeding tomorrows vehicles today, £20 Million funding

Innovate UK and the  Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV)  are to invest up to  £20 million in technical feasibility studies and collaborative research and development...
Fri 18 Sep 2015

Manufacturing (making things) in the Future

08:30 until 15:30

Autodesk, HSSMI, Cranfield University, Innovate UK and The KTN are hosting "Manufacturing (making things) in the Future" event This free invitation event is designed to bring UK based businesses...

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£20million competition for light weighting vehicles

Innovate UK and the  Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV) are to invest up to £20m in collaborative research & development projects to significantly reduce the mass of road-going...
Mon 12 Oct 2015

ETP Nanomedicine Annual Event 2015

All Day

The European Technology Platform for Nanomedicine, with the support of the ENATRANS Coordination and Support Action, organises its 2015 Annual Event & General Assembly in Dublin, Ireland. The event...

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Wed 26 Aug 2015

Developing regenerative medicines and cell therapies - Funding Competition

All Day

Innovate UK is to invest up to £8 million in collaborative R&D projects to stimulate the development of regenerative medicines and cell therapies in the UK. The aim of this competition is to...

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Could Stronger, Tougher Paper Replace Metal?

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Researchers at the University of Maryland recently discovered that paper made of cellulose fibers is tougher and stronger the smaller the fibers get.   For...

Innovate UK £2M Materials for Demanding Environments: feasibility study competition

The Knowledge Transfer Network would like to invite you to an Innovate UK competition briefing and consortium-building event taking place in a city near you between 24 September and 21 October...

BGU Makes Significant Advance in Graphene Generation

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and University of Western Australia researchers have developed a new process to develop few-layer graphene for use in energy storage and other material...
Tue 05 Apr 2016

Sustainable Functional Materials 2016 (SFM2016)

All Day

SFM 2016 is an inaugural symposium designed to address the scientific and technological demands of maintaining a sustainable, environmentally friendly and economically viable Functional Materials...

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Thu 17 Sep 2015

Design in Plastics International Conference

All Day

What is Provocative Plastics? Plastics are pervasive. They are now used in manufacturing more than any other material group and have thus shaped the modern world. They are also widely used as a...

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Wed 21 Oct 2015

Materials for Demanding Environments Competition - London Briefing

09:30 until 16:00

Innovate UK £2M Materials for Demanding Environments Feasibility Study Competition – London Briefing Materials innovation is usually a component of any product innovation. A key challenge for...

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Fri 09 Oct 2015

Materials for Demanding Environments Competition - Manchester Briefing

09:30 until 14:30

Innovate UK £2M Materials for Demanding Environments Feasibility Study Competition – Manchester Briefing Materials innovation is usually a component of any product innovation. A key challenge for...

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Tue 06 Oct 2015

Materials for Demanding Environments Competition - Wales Briefing

09:30 until 14:30

Innovate UK £2M Materials for Demanding Environments Feasibility Study Competition – Wales Briefing Materials innovation is usually a component of any product innovation. A key challenge for...

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Mon 28 Sep 2015

Materials for Demanding Environments Competition –Scotland Briefing

09:30 until 14:30

Innovate UK £2M Materials for Demanding Environments Feasibility Study Competition – Scotland Briefing Materials innovation is usually a component of any product innovation. A key challenge for...

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Thu 24 Sep 2015

Materials for Demanding Environments Briefing - Northern Ireland

09:30 until 14:00

Innovate UK £2M Materials for Demanding Environments Feasibility Study Competition – Northern Ireland Briefing Materials innovation is usually a component of any product innovation. A key...

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Researchers develop artificial, bonelike material for use with medical devices

Researchers have developed a new approach for better integrating medical devices with biological systems. The researchers, led by Bozhi Tian, assistant professor in chemistry at the University...
Wed 30 Sep 2015

National Event on Novel Markers and Technology for Better Patient Care

10:00 until 17:00

Overview: Predictive and prognostic markers, imaging and detection technology and software for human health have developed considerably. To review these advances, Medilink UK is partnering with the...

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Graphene gets competition

Layered semiconducting black arsenic phosphorus as an alternative to silicon   Graphene, the only one atom thick carbon network, achieved overnight fame with the 2010 Nobel...
Wed 09 Sep 2015

Materials Innovation Showcase at Cenex-LCV2015

All Day

Cenex-LCV2015 is the UK’s low carbon vehicle event. It incorporates four key features: a technology exhibition split over three halls an extensive seminar programme facilitated networking with the...

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Thu 16 Jul 2015

Technology Inspired Innovation briefing event - Edinburgh

12:00 until 17:00

KTN would like to invite you to a competition information event for the newly opened Technology Inspired Innovation Collaborative Feasibility Studies call. This event will be held in Edinburgh on...

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Visit Reports: Graphene 2015 Conference in Bilbao

The KTN provided an opportunity for UK companies to gain a unique insight into Graphene and 2D...

Sol-gel Capacitor Dielectric Offers Record-high Energy Storage

Using a hybrid silica sol-gel material and self-assembled monolayers of a common fatty acid,...

Could Stronger, Tougher Paper Replace Metal?

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Researchers at the University of Maryland recently discovered that paper...

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