Innovator Training Scheme – Launch Event

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The Innovator Training Scheme (ITS) is a joint programme between Manchester BRC and Translation Manchester.

The aim of this programme is to: equip and inspire researchers, to explore and develop routes to clinical impact with industry partners, to innovate and exploit their research to drive patient benefits.

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Innovator Training Scheme Launch event: Essentials for Innovation across the Translational Pipeline – 25 March 2021

Summary: This session set the scene, launched the Innovator Training Series and showcased support available across the GM ecosystem for entrepreneurship and commercialisation of health research.

Video content:

0:00:00 – Introducing the ITS programme – Ian Bruce, Director Manchester NIHR BRC, Co-Investigator, Translation Manchester.

0:20:40 – The Translational Pipeline: your route to greater impact – Becky Bibby and Alessandro Faroni, Translation Manchester

0:39:17 – Why commercialise your research? Kat Horner, University of Manchester Innovation Factory

0:54:44 – Why work with industry partners? Chris Hepworth, Business Engagement Manger, FBMH

1:12:11 – Innovating with the NHS and support available – Katherine Boylan, Head of Innovation, MFT

1:24:40 – Q&A and Next Steps