SHS Events Publication

SLASH Innovation and Enterprise Day

Start: Nov 03, 2017 10:00 AM
End: Nov 03, 2017 02:30 PM

Location: UCL Haldane Room, Wilkins Building

Innovation and Enterprise at UCL covers a wide range of activities which have the aim of ensuring that our research has economic and/or societal benefits. Would you like to hear more about what’s happening at UCL, and how you can become involved with your own project?Join us for a day of events and talks about current projects and funding opportunities for staff and students in the Faculties of Social and Historical Sciences, Arts and Humanities, and Laws (SLASH).

Lunch will be provided.

This event is aimed at all SLASH staff and students.

Attendance is free, but places are limited, so please book on Eventbrite here.


10:00: Introduction & Welcome

Prof. Bas Aarts, Vice-Dean Enterprise, Arts & Humanities
Dr Celia Caulcott, Vice-Provost (Enterprise & London)
10:30 Presentations

Vice-Deans: current enterprise activity within SLASH
UCL Innovation & Enterprise: funding opportunities
UCL Life Learning: setting up new CPD courses
UCL Consultants: consultancy opportunities

11:30 ‘World Café’ networking and coffee

An opportunity to speak to colleagues about various projects and opportunities including:
Victoria Banks (Life Learning),
Prof. Andrew Burn (UCL Knowledge Lab)
Onya McCausland (Slade School of Fine Art)
Prof. David Wengrow (Institute of Archaeology)
Jo Townshend (UCL Innovation & Enterprise)
Oli Pinch (UCL Innovation & Enterprise)
Sara Wingate Gray (Arts & Sciences BASc)

12:30 Lunch

13:00 Interactive session: Enterprise opportunities for SLASH students

Anna Sexton (UCL Innovation & Enterprise)
Gregory Thompson (Anthropology)

For more information, please email Georgina Bolton.