Date(s) - Jun 25, 2019
8:00am - 10:00am

University of Derby

The University of Derby is hosting a breakfast event to inform the rail supply chain about a number of new facilities, collaborative research and funding opportunities for supporting innovation, growth and skills in the region. In particular, these are:

  • Rail Research and Innovation Centre (RRIC);
  • Innovation schemes for SMEs such as: Productivity Through Innovation (PTI), ENSCITE 3, D2EE (Low Carbon) and Invest 2 Grow which provide access to the Centre and wider equipment, support for projects, grants and workshops;
  • Access to Collaborative Research and Knowledge Exchange grants.

It is hoped that the event will facilitate engagement opportunities and generate ideas for collaborative research and innovation projects with the rail sector.

To register to attend please click here




08.00                 Arrival and Registration

08.00 – 08.30   Breakfast and Networking

08.30 – 09.00   Welcome

– Overview of the three RRIC Demonstrators

– Signpost to funding and project schemes

09.00-10.00     Discussion with Innovation Scheme Representatives

and further networking / optional tour of equipment at Lonsdale House


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