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The National Biofilm Innovation Centre – Sighthill meeting

30 September 2019 @ 1.00pm - 2.30pm


Dr Katerina Steventon, Senior Innovation Consultant from  The National Biofilm Innovation Centre  is coming over to ENU Sighhill Campus Monday  30th of September 1300 till 2.30pm (room to be confirmed)

The National Biofilms Innovation Centre is an Innovation Knowledge Centre (IKC) jointly funded by the BBSRC, Innovate UK, and the Hartree Centre. The NBIC aim to connect  scientists specialising in Biofilms across the UK, and to provide a mechanism for industrial partners to explore their unmet needs with NBIC researchers . With NBIC roadmapping sessions and conferences, they aim to facilitate the exchange of problems , solutions and ideas in the biofilms sector. Through their PhD and Post-Doc programs, NBIC will nurture researchers to grow their expertise . NBIC will also provide entrepreneur training to our researchers to help them better understand  the commercial environment  and encourage the start-up of Micro and SME businesses.

The School of Applied Science has form links with the National Biofilm Innovation Centre and the University is now a member of the NBIC. This allows us to have a access to different resources and has a great opportunity for funding calls via the NBIC. More information:  https://biofilms.ac.uk/category/open-funding-calls/

National Biofilm Innovation Centre

Katerina is keen to learn more on the kind of research that is taking place in the University that links with the NBIC wide remits and industry.

If you would like to attend the meeting please contact:

Nina Hakanpaa n.hakanpaa@napier.ac.uk


Simone Dallas  s.Dallas@napier.ac.uk


30 September 2019
1.00pm - 2.30pm
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Sighthill Campus
Sighthill Court
Edinburgh, EH11 4BN United Kingdom
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