Future Forum Breakfast Seminar: Innovating for success - From idea to impact Technological advances and a dynamic, evolving business environment have created vast opportunities for innovators from all sectors. Join us as we hear from business leaders successfully commercialising research, and the partnerships that are helping organisations create impact from new innovations. We ask:

  • How do we unlock value  from intellectual capital and translate it into business?
  • Where are the opportunities for collaboration?
  • What are the best strategies for growth?
Seven Hills Co-Founder Michael Hayman MBE hosts a panel discussion with speakers including:

  • Dr Graeme Malcolm OBE, CEO and Co-Founder of M Squared Lasers, two-time Queen’s Award winner, a Fellow of The Royal Society Edinburgh, Entrepreneur in Residence at the Institute of Photonics at the University of Strathclyde; 
  • Andrew Roughan, Managing Director of Plexal, the innovation centre at the heart of Here East, a dedicated campus, for innovators and visionaries at the heart of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park; and 
  • Katrina Payne, Partnerships Development Lead at The Alan Turing Institute, the national institute for data science and artificial intelligence headquartered at the British Library in London.
Join us from 8am for coffee and networking before we commence proceedings at 8:30am.

We hope that you can join us for what promises to be an inspiring and thought-provoking morning.


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