Conference on funding innovation in biotech and medtech
14 May 2012
Providing up-to-date information on current funding mechanisms
within the life sciences sector, speakers at this event will include the
Head of Life Sciences for the Technology Strategy Board (TSB), who will
present on the recently announced BioMedical Catalyst Fund, a joint
£180m TSB and Medical Research Council programme.
Aimed at key
personnel within businesses, universities and hospitals responsible for
innovation, translational research and internationalisation, this event
will help identify the best routes to accessing funding programmes that
match your project needs.
Other schemes covered will include the
DH/NIHR ‘Invention for Innovation’ programme, the joint Wellcome
Trust/DH Innovation Health Challenge Programme, the TSB’s SMART scheme,
European Framework 7, equity linked finance, and the UKTI TAP/OMIS and
SOLO international schemes.
Funding for Innovation. Health Technologies and Related Life
13 June 2012, 9.30am - 4.30pm.