Inspiring Innovation Seminar

Monday 18 July 2022
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Lectures and seminars
Staff only

This seminar series will showcase real-life examples of the innovation journeys taken by researchers or external speakers.

This seminar will provide valuable insights into the steps taken to move a new idea or discovery arising from basic research through to implementation in a real-world setting for economic and/or societal benefit.

It will also give you the opportunity to meet and network with a range of innovation active researchers and external speakers. 

  • Dr Yoselin Benitez Alfonso (School of Biology) “From Plant Walls to Biotechnological and Biomaterial Applications”
  • Professor Mike Ries (School of Physics and Astronomy) “Materials from Nature”

Each talk will last 15 minutes, followed by 15 minutes for questions and answers.

12–1pm Seminar

1–2pm Lunch and networking

For further details contact Victoria Butterworth at