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Bournemouth University is hosting an Interdisciplinary Research HE Sector Day on 21st June 2016, dedicated to exploring the benefits and challenges of interdisciplinary research.

Presentations include:

Key Note Address – Dr. Louise Mansfield (What Works Centre for Wellbeing / Brunel University London)

The Funders’ Perspective – Charlotte Lester (HEFCE) and Dan Lacari (Innovate UK / Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) Creative, Digital & Design)

Supporting Interdisciplinary Working – Prof. Alan Lester and Debbie Foy-Everett (Sussex) and representatives from Research Professional and Piirus

The Academics’ Perspective – Prof. Adele Ladkin (BU), Dr. David Hutchinson (Portsmouth) and Dr. Justine McConnell (TORCH, University of Oxford)

Facilitated networking session – How can I contribute?

The event will take place in Bournemouth University’s Executive Business Centre.

Please see the Provisional  Interdisciplinary Research HE Sector Day Programme for more information. Key to the programme, as well as inspirational speakers, there will be plenty of time to network with colleagues and participate in exploring your own relationship with interdisciplinary research.

This event is free and open to academics and research support staff throughout the UK.

Places are limited, so book now via Eventbrite.