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Innovation Constellation – Connecting Clusters to Accelerate R&D Across the UK

18.6.24 Creating a Scientific Superpower Conference

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Moderator Dr. Andy Williams led a thought-provoking discussion with our esteemed panelists on the importance of connecting innovation clusters across the UK.

The panelists, representing diverse regions and organisations, shared their unique perspectives on the role of science and technology in driving economic growth. They emphasised the significance of harnessing local strengths, fostering collaboration between academia and industry, and developing long-term strategies to support innovation. 

Key insights emerged, including the need for improved connectivity between regions, the importance of devolution and streamlined funding, and the potential for the UK to become a global leader in key sectors. The panelists also stressed the importance of engaging local communities and ensuring that the benefits of innovation are felt by all. With their wealth of experience and passion for driving change, this session is a must-watch for anyone interested in the future of UK innovation. 

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