Strategic Aim: Significantly reducing the time from research to large-scale implementation through improved design and management of research collaborations and knowledge transfer, building on the DoEng’s world-leading research.
Engineering Department’s strategic theme on ‘Inspiring Research through Industrial Collaboration‘ has three areas of activity to support the formation and management of collaborations between academics and industrial partners:
- Investigate: Developing and sharing a library of good practices in the setup and management of partnerships
- Inspire and Inform: Providing on-line resources and running events to highlight the opportunities and explain the practicalities of partnerships
- Implement: Supporting academics and potential partners in the development of collaborative activities