page 1
page 2
page 3
page 4
page 5
page 6
page 7
page 8
page 9
page 10
page 11
page 12
page 13
page 14
page 15
page 16
page 17
page 18
page 19
page 20
page 21
page 22
page 23
page 24
page 25
page 26
page 27
page 28
page 29
page 30
page 31
page 32
page 33
page 34
page 35
page 36
page 37
page 38
page 39
page 40
page 41
page 42
page 43
page 44
page 45
page 46
page 47
page 48
page 49
page 50
page 51
page 52
page 53
page 54
page 55
page 56
page 57
page 58
page 59
page 60
page 61
page 62
page 63
page 64
page 65
page 66
page 67
page 68
page 69
page 70
page 71
page 72
page 73
page 74
page 75
page 76
page 77
page 78
page 79
page 80
page 81
page 82
page 83
page 84
page 85
page 86
page 87
page 88
page 89
page 90
page 91
page 92
page 93
page 94
page 95
page 96
page 97
page 98
page 99
page 100
page 101
page 102
page 103
page 104
page 105
page 106
page 107
page 108
page 109
page 110
page 111
page 112
page 113
page 114
page 115
page 116
page 117
page 118
page 119
page 120
page 121
page 122
page 123
page 124
page 125
page 126
page 127
page 128
page 129
page 130
page 131
page 132
page 133
page 134
page 135
page 136
page 137
page 138
page 139
page 140
page 141
page 142
page 143
page 144
page 145
page 146
page 147
page 148
page 149
page 150
page 151
page 152
page 153
page 154
page 155
page 156
page 157
page 158
page 159
page 160
page 161
page 162
page 163
page 164
page 165
page 166
page 167
page 168
page 169
page 170
page 171
page 172
page 173
page 174
page 175
page 176
page 177
page 178
page 179
page 180
page 181
page 182
page 183
page 184
page 185
page 186

132INNOVATION UK Working together - making an impact Welcome to the University of Liverpol. Many commercial and public- sector organisations ben-efit from our knowledge, skills and expertise, which have been developed as a result of our commitment to staying at the forefront of innovation and research. The University's Business Gateway helps organisations access our wide range of expertise combining different capabilities within departments, resulting in creative solutions, ideas, technologies or strategies. » Profitability » Cost effectiveness » Product design » Innovation » Recruitment » Consultancy » Efficiency » Competitiveness » Staff development Business- development support can range from collabora-tive research programmes, to contract research and consul-tancy support, Knowledge Transfer Partnerships or execu-tive education and continuing professional development. We have an unusually wide breadth of disciplines - from medicine, science and veterinary science to engineering, law, the social sciences, the arts/ humanities and manage-ment. This enables us to research and develop innovative, multi- disciplinary solutions for organisations like yours. Services and facilities include: Applied Research » Collaborative research; » Contract research; » Scientific & technical facilities; » Clinical trials and feasibility studies. Business Services » Conference & meeting venues; » Knowledge Transfer Partnerships ( KTP); » Consultancy; » Product design and development skills; » Business creation and spin- outs; » Innovation Academy. Graduates & Skills » Continuing Professional Development ( CPD); » Student placements and projects; » Open Access Briefings; » Knowledge Transfer Partnerships ( KTP). Intellectual Property & Commercialisation » Managed through: www. ulive- enterprises. com Social, cultural & community engagement » Public lectures, exhibitions, museum collaborations; » Voluntary work; » Regeneration & development programmes; » Policy advice. Grants & Funding Schemes There are numerous grants and funding schemes in place that promote and support collaboration between aca-demic and external partners. Business Gateway is happy to discuss opportunities to apply for funding which could make benefitting from our expertise a reality. Business Gateway is here to help. Our experienced team of business managers will develop an understanding of the specific issues you face, and help you explore which possible solution will answer to your needs. Business Gateway Tel: 0845 0700 064 E- mail: business@ liv. ac. uk Website: www. liv. ac. uk/ businessgateway " Working with the University has enabled us to accelerate our product development and diversify into new markets. This has proved a quick and cost- effective route to improving our business performance." Simon Dixon, Managing Director, Biomer Technology " We now are at the forefront of technology and opening up new markets. I doubt very much whether this would have happened if we hadn't collaborated with the University of Liverpool." Simon Rushworth, Technical Information Manager, Epichem Centres of Excellence North west: University of liverpol