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Innovations Club

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Innovations club is a network of people from industry, academia, and government etc. interested in knowledge exchange and innovation from STFC. It provides:

  • opportunities for networking between the STFC community, industry, wider academia and other organisations
  • details on current and upcoming funding opportunities from STFC and wider partners
  • events, workshops, and symposia focused around knowledge exchange
  • case studies on projects funded through STFC.

For more information or to feature an article in the newsletter about a case study, event or funding opportunity, please contact Andi Kidd.

Innovations Club newsletters

The Innovations newsletter is produced on a regular basis of 10 issues a year and circulated to Innovation Club members.

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View the Innovations Club newsletters.

Webinar Wednesday

Webinar Wednesday is a programme of monthly webinars which aims to celebrate impact and innovation developed through STFC funded science. Sessions are informal and are designed to link or engage the STFC community with potential collaborators, promote network building, hear about previously funded projects, and provide information about funding opportunities.

The Webinar Wednesday is:

  • held first Wednesday of every month (between 10 and 11am)
  • free to attend
  • different monthly themes (see schedule for more information)
  • open to anyone interested in different aspects of STFC research
  • latest information on wider STFC or UKRI activities
  • an opportunity to ask STFC staff any questions or advice.

For more information or to register, please contact innovationsclub@stfc.ac.uk



Date Talk Speaker
7 April Welcome to Webinar Wednesday Jason Green (STFC), Tony Soteriou (UKRI), Lee Thompson (University of Sheffield)
5 May STFC External Innovations and Horizons Programme, including IAA Wendy Carr / Isabella Panovic / Andi Kidd
2 June Innovations in the STFC Facilities Liam Brennen and Marcus French
7 July Innovation from the STFC community Sarah Bugby (Loughborough University)
Peter Hargrave (Cardiff University)
4 August Summer break
1 September Innovate UK and Kromek Dave Wilks (Innovate UK) and representative from Kromek
STFC Annual Innovations Showcase and Networking Event


Sign up to the Innovations Club

Benefits of membership:

  • regular updates on funding opportunities
  • bi-monthly newsletter
  • updates on engagement or networking activities and events.

To sign up to the Innovations Club, please contact: innovationsclub@stfc.ac.uk

Case studies

STFC strives to maximise the impact of our science and technology for the benefit of the UK and its people.

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Innovations Club events

View our forthcoming and past Innovations Club events.

Last updated: 19 March 2021


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