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Learn more about the opportunities for design in innovation across a wide range of business sectors

Leading businesses are increasingly aware of design’s role in delivering innovative approaches to today’s economic and societal challenges, including: growing future cities, supporting wellbeing...

Circular Economy in Horizon2020 Webinar recording is now available

On the 8th of June KTN hosted a webinar which provided a brief overview of the expected European funding opportunities in the 2016/17 Horizon2020 work programmes and details of support...

2015 Industrial CASE Studentship Competition

The Industrial CASE Studentship Competition promotes collaboration between the research community and the end-users of research. It aims to achieve a benefit to both the end-user and to the...

ESOF’s ‘Science to Business Programme’ calls for you to propose an innovative session exploring the major issues for research within business and indu

Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this high profile event in Manchester, July 2016. The EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) is an interdisciplinary meeting of researchers, industry and...

Getting value from the circular economy – understanding your business' value networks

As part of the Ellen MacArthur Disruptive Innovation Festival, Forum for the Future and KTN hosted a workshop ‘Getting value from the circular economy – understanding your businesses value...

Interested in Circular Economy applications to the built environment and construction sector? Bookings are now open for the WRAP's workshops

Interested in Circular Economy applications to the built environment and construction sector? Bookings are now open for the WRAP's workshops on “the business benefits of going circular – what...

Featured events

Thu 02 Jul 2015

KTN Industry Workshops at New Designers 2015

10:00 until 17:00

Event Background: How can design deliver innovative approaches to today’s challenges, including growing future cities, supporting wellbeing in an ageing population, effectively exploiting digital...

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Mon 06 Jul 2015

EPSRC Centre for Industrial Sustainability 4th Annual Conference

All Day

6th to 7th July, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge At this Conference you will hear insights from cutting-edge industry practitioners, leading academic researchers and forward-thinking policymakers on...

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Tue 07 Jul 2015

European Funding for Biobased Products and Materials Webinar

12:00 until 13:30

Background In 2014, the European Commission and Industry leaders launched a European Joint Undertaking on Bio-based Industries (BBI). The aim is to trigger investments and create a competitive...

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Tue 14 Jul 2015

Thermal Technologies Collaboration Nation

All Day

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network will be hosting a Collaboration Nation event to promote the successful projects funded...

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Tue 15 Sep 2015

Responsible Procurement & Supplier Engagement Conference

All Day

Edie.net is delighted to announce the 4th annual Responsible Procurement and Supplier Engagement conference, to be held on Tuesday 15th September at the Holiday Inn, Birmingham City Centre. Since...

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Contact Us

We have staff spread across the country, but if you have any enquiries please direct them in the first instance to:

The Knowledge Transfer Network 

Building R70, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory

Harwell

Didcot OX11 0XQ

anna.baginska@ktn-uk.org

 

 

Latest news

Plans for Potash Mine in North Yorkshire Approved

News of the Planning Authorities decision to approve plans for a new Potash mine is reported...

Resource Revolution: Creating the Future

WRAP’s new five year plan, ‘Resource Revolution, Creating the Future’ sets out how businesses,...

Research Challenges in Industrial CCS

EPSRC , as part of its contribution to the  RCUK  Energy Programme, invites...

Incineration of British waste in Germany doubled compared to year before

An article on the German consultancy  Prognos  website reports on increasing exports...

Upcoming events

Thu 02 Jul 2015

KTN Industry Workshops at New Designers 2015

10:00 until 17:00

Event Background: How can design deliver innovative approaches to today’s challenges, including...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 06 Jul 2015

Centre for Industrial Sustainability Annual Conference 2015

All Day

See what is happening now, and a vision of the future of sustainable manufacturing, and learn...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 06 Jul 2015

EPSRC Centre for Industrial Sustainability 4th Annual Conference

All Day

Hear insights from cutting-edge industry practitioners, leading academic researchers and...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 06 Jul 2015

EPSRC Centre for Industrial Sustainability 4th Annual Conference

All Day

6th to 7th July, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge At this Conference you will hear insights from...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Newest Members

Ruben Escribano-Garcia

Mechanical Engineer

Collett and Sons

Versatile, target-driven mechanical engineering exponent with transferable skills in 2D and 3D CAD, hand calculations, data mining and finite element analysis. Diligent and well organised; produced optimal results on own initiative and thrived within