Innovation Funding Opportunities for the Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Lead institution:
Oxford University

Alison Crompton

As part of Aspect Festival23, Aspect Member Oxford University presented the online event “Innovation Funding Opportunities for the Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities”.

Bringing together experts from the ESRC, AHRC, Innovate UK, Innovation Caucus, Zinc and the ARC Accelerator, the event presented the funding landscape for researchers interested in innovation and commercialisation. To see each speakers presentation click on their names below..

Chris Fellingham – Co-founder and Director of the ARC Accelerator

Gerry O’Hagan – Knowledge Transfer Adviser [KTP’s], Innovate UK KTN

Huw Vasey – Strategic Lead: Innovation, Business Engagement and Commercialisation, ESRC

Rayner Lim – Commercialisation Programmes Support Manager (Interim Lead- ICURe), Innovate UK

Sam McGregor – Head of AI & Design, AHRC Strategic Lead for KE, Translation & Commercialisation, AHRC

Tim Vorley – Pro-Vice Chancellor and Dean, Oxford Brookes Business School, Lead of the Innovation and Research Caucus

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