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Dr Ian Madley

The theme through my career has been leading and driving growth or major change. What I bring to organisations is a combination of strong strategic thinking and an ability to drive projects through to completion. Importantly I have been able to do this in a wide range of organisations large and small as well as private and public sector.

Keywords: 
Business engagement, Business, Engagement

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Mr Gary Lynch-Wood

Gary Lynch-Wood is a Senior Lecturer in Law. He is the LLB Programme Director, the Course Director for Legal Methods and Systems (a compulsory unit taught to all first-year undergraduates), and a core member of the China-EU School of Law (CESL). His specialist area relates to the corporate and commercial aspects of law, corporate social responsibility and governance. 

Keywords: 
Environment, Policy, Standards, Business, Governance, Economy, Business engagement, Social responsibility

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Dr Fumi Kitagawa

I joined Manchester Business School in February 2011. I am a member of Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR). My areas of research interest include: innovation policy, academic entrepreneurship, university-industry relationships, regional innovation systems, and industry engagement in research training.

Keywords: 
Innovation, Policy, Economy, Business engagement, Knowledge exchange, Universities, Applied research, Sustainability, Teaching, Education, Education for Sustainable Development

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Dr Frank Allison

Operational and strategic support for early stage spin-out companies in the area of Engineering and Science.

Frank is part of UMIP's Low Carbon and Environment Competition.

Keywords: 
Innovation, Business, Economy, Carbon, Emissions, Climate, Renewable energy, Sustainability, Energy, Climate change, Business engagement, Engagement

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Prof Andrew Sherry

Professor Sherry’s main research interests are in the manufacturing and performance of structural components and fuel materials in nuclear plant with a particular focus on the mechanistic understanding and predictive modelling of fatigue and fracture of structural materials and welds.

Keywords: 
Nuclear energy, Energy, Interdisciplinary, Knowledge exchange, Universities, Business engagement, Business, Engagement, Manufacturing, Materials

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Sustainable Industrial Systems

Sustainable Industrial Systems is a research group at The University of Manchester led by Professor Adisa Azapagic.

Keywords: 
Sustainability, Energy industry, Business engagement, carbon footprinting, Carbon

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Organic Materials Innovation Centre

The Organic Materials Innovation Centre (OMIC) was one of five University Innovation Centres established by the UK government in late 2002. It received initial funding of £4.3m over five years from the Department of Trade and Industry.

OMIC helps companies innovate and grow through access to leading edge science in organic materials. These materials include bulk, specialty and engineering polymers, oligomers, surfactants, lubricating oils and active ingredients for use in applications as diverse as coatings, electronics, biomaterials, packaging, home and personal care.

Keywords: 
Business engagement

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