'Collaboration for Innovation' Industry Day Programme

Tuesday 5th June 2018
9.00am - 5.00pm

Queen Elizabeth Teaching & Learning Centre
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
1345 Govan Road, Glasgow, G51 4TF

09.00 - 10.00

Registration
Tea & Coffee with exhibitions, partnering, poster displays and networking

QE T&L Centre

10.00

Professor Dame Anna Dominiczak
Vice-Principal and Head of College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences

QE T&L Centre
Lecture Theatre

10.30

Professor Mike Ferguson CBE
Regius Professor of Life Sciences, University of Dundee

11.00

Morning refreshment break

QE T&L Centre
Atrium

11.30

Dr Penny Wilson
Innovation Platform Leader, Stratified Medicine, Innovate UK

QE T&L Centre
Lecture Theatre

12.00

Dr Ken Sutherland
President, Canon Medical Research Europe Ltd

12.30

Lunch with exhibitions, partnering, poster displays and networking

QE T&L Centre
Atrium

14.00 - 15.30

Parallel Workshops:
Workshop 1: Novel Diagnostics – From Bench to Bedside
This workshop will improve understanding of the requirements and considerations for the successful adoption of a novel diagnostic into clinical practice.

L00-06
QE T&L Centre

Workshop 2: Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund – Developing Connections
This workshop will give an overview of funding available through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund and provide opportunities to identify collaboration.

L00-07
QE T&L Centre

Workshop 3: Bridging the Skills Gap
This workshop will focus on greater collaboration between the College and industry partners to bridge the gap between university education and the skills needed to become a valuable resource for life sciences employers. 

QE T&L Centre
Atrium

15.30 -
16.00

Workshop outcomes and actions

 

16.00- 16.15

Closing (and announcement of College Impact in 60 Seconds Competition 2018)
Professor Dame Anna Dominiczak
Vice-Principal and Head of College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences
Dr Carol Clugston
College Chief Operating Officer

QE T&L Centre
Lecture Theatre

16.15- 17.00 

Drinks Reception

QE T&L Centre
Atrium