BBSRC Open Presentation

7 February 2018, 2.00 PM - 7 February 2018, 3.00 PM

G25 Reynolds Room, Wills Memorial Building

Professor Melanie Welham, CEO for the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) will be visiting the University on Wednesday 07 February 2018 and as part of the visit, will be giving an Open Presentation. This talk will give an overview of current activities to include:


  • BBSRC’s strategy
  • UK Research and Innovation
  • The latest information on funding streams e.g. GCRF and Industrial Strategy
  • Future funding opportunities
  • Open Q and A


Professor Welham will be accompanied by Dr Amanda Collis (Executive Director, Science), Dr Karen Lewis (Executive Director, Innovation and Skills), Dr Laura Notton (Programme Manager for Corporate Policy and Strategy) and Dr Paul Burrows (Executive Director Corporate Policy and Strategy).

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