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Innovation Network South Yorkshire Launch

March 15, 2023 at 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Join us as we launch the Innovation Network South Yorkshire on 15 March, 4-7pm at Millennium Gallery!

The Innovation Network South Yorkshire, previously the MD Club, is a partnership between the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University to support regional growth. Through the Innovation Network, the two universities are working together to strengthen connections between academics, businesses and industries in South Yorkshire.

Join us to celebrate our launch at this interactive exhibition showcasing how the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University and its academics have worked with local businesses and organisations from across South Yorkshire in a range of innovative and inspiring ways, including: research partnerships, student placements, access to funding, state-of the-art-facilities and more!

This event is an opportunity for you to network with regional business leaders and academics, build links with both Sheffield Universities, and find out how we can support you to build relationships across South Yorkshire to drive collaborations.

Exhibitors include:
● University of Sheffield’s iForge & Active Legs
● Guildhawk
● Sheffield Hallam’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre
● Magnomatics
● Sheffield Hallam University’s Design Futures
● Opteran
● University of Sheffield Faculty of Engineering Year in Industry Team
● White’s Bakery
● Sheffield Hallam University’s Materials and Engineering Research Institute
● Imagining Technologies for Disability Futures (itDf)
● The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre
● National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering
● Sheffield Hallam University’s Health Research Institute

Event timings:
4pm: Innovation Network Showcase opens
– Canapes and welcome drink on arrival
5.30pm: Welcome
– Yasmin Knight, Assistant Director, Partnerships and Regional Engagement & Head
of Regional Engagement, University of Sheffield
– Alex Prince, Head of Innovation Services, Sheffield Hallam University
– Dan Fell, Chief Executive Officer, Doncaster Chamber of Commerce
5.45pm: Innovation Network Showcase and networking
7pm: Close

Please note this is a ticketed event. If you would like to attend please REGISTER HERE!

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March 15, 2023
4:00 PM- 7:00 PM
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Millennium Gallery
48 Arundel Gate, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 2PP United Kingdom + Google Map