Research and Enterprise Conference 2018

Join us for the first annual Research and Enterprise conference - an interactive and informative event for all academic staff.

The conference will be a chance to meet other researchers, network, and find out about the opportunities available across the University to get the most out of your research outputs.

Professor Andrew Slade, Deputy Vice Chancellor, Research and Enterprise, will present a keynote talk around the new Research Excellence Framework (REF) and the changes implemented for the 2021 REF.

Following the keynote, a range of sessions will be on offer, spanning 6 themes, including:
• POW! Research with Impact
• Supporting research students
• The Game of (Research Funding) Life
• Spread the Word & Collaborations
• Open for Business
• Get Published

Conference Timings

09:00-09:30 Registration

09:30-10:15 Welcome & Keynote Speaker

10:15-10:45 Refreshment Break

10:45-12:00 Parallel Sessions 1 & 2

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:15 Parallel Sessions 3 & 4

14:15-14:45 Refreshment Break

14:45-16:00 Parallel Sessions 5 & 6

16:00-16:30 Closing Session - Research By Design

Research & Enterprise Showcase 
There will also be a showcase event running from 11:30 - 14:00 in the Atrium of the Rosebowl - Come and see what research & enterprise projects are going on across the University!

More information on this event can be found on the Leeds Beckett Website. Further details will be made available shortly including a full list of speakers.

We look forward to welcoming you to the first Research & Enterprise Conference.