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 sustainability 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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Innovation? It's really happening in rail!

As can be seen from the recent articles on the Transport KTN, the rail industry is embracing innovation in a big way!

Rail Innovation Team

The rail industry is creating a new capacity to accelerate and champion innovation.  Headed by David Clarke, a new innovation team will support the industry in capitalising on the latest thinking. It will fund demonstration projects to test new technologies and business approaches, so that the industry can adopt these with confidence. It will help transform innovative concepts into tangible applications, products and processes rapidly and efficiently. The team will also provide entrepreneurial and technical know-how to enhance the industry’s innovation capability.

Get involved

Recruitment of the team is now underway with the search on for well-experienced innovation specialists to join. More details about this new team, what it will deliver, and the opportunities available can be found on this page.

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