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Wivenhoe House Hotel

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Wivenhoe

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We warmly invite you to explore innovation and collaboration with like minded business decision makers and enjoy our KTP awards ceremony.

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Join us for a celebration of Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) and world-leading research at Essex with an opening address from our Vice-Chancellor Professor Anthony Forster and talks from high-profile speakers.

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Compèred by Professor Nigel Pye, Former MBA Director

4.00pm: Arrival drinks, canapés and a showcase of Essex research

5.00pm: Professor Anthony Forster , Vice-Chancellor, University of Essex: Welcome address

5:10pm: Richard Lamb, KTP Programme Manager at Innovate UK: Current trends in KTP

5:20pm: Rūta Petraitytė, Data Scientist at Mondaq Ltd and former KTP Associate: My KTP journey

5:30pm: Expert panel to discuss new perspectives on business challenges, funding opportunities and innovation, from companies including BT, Filament and Cloudfm alongside Essex academics.

BREAK: NETWORKING & DRINKS

6:25pm: Keynote: Nick Chrissos, Director of Innovation in EMEAR at Cisco and Essex alumnus.

Nick has 25 years of experience as a proven thought leader and innovator. He currently leads multiple cutting edge co-funded projects in the UK, from the deployment of 5G infrastructure in rural areas (5GRF), to testing autonomous vehicles in the centre of London (SMLL).

7:10pm: The KTP Essex Awards

NETWORKING, FOOD & DRINKS

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We anticipate this event to reach capacity very quickly so its vital that you RSVP before Wednesday 30th October 2019 to secure your place.

If you require accommodation at Wivenhoe House Hotel - please contact the KTP Team: ktp@essex.ac.uk who can organise a room for you at a preferential rate. 

If you're unable to attend, please contact ktp@essex.ac.uk to nominate a colleague in your place. 

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If you haven't attended one of our KTP Winter Celebration events before watch our video from 2018.

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