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29th July 2022

The University of Glasgow

Are you a researcher in social science, humanities or the arts? Do you want to learn more about how to create impact at scale from your research, and reach more of the populations you can support?

In partnership with the British Academy the team from ARC (Aspect Research Commercialisation Accelerator) are holdinga half-day event at the Advanced Research Centre at the University of Glasgow to learn more about how to develop your innovative research ideas into a business or social enterprise.

Explore ways to build out your ideas during our value proposition canvas session – no experience required- and get the chance to win £1,000 to support your project!

The event is open to researchers and PhD students from the universities of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Strathclyde, Edinburgh Napier, and Heriot Watt University, and Queen’s University Belfast. Further details and registration can be found here.

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