UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose


The UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose: rethinking how public value is created, nurtured and evaluated.

A Mission-Oriented UK Industrial Strategy 

A Mission-Oriented UK Industrial Strategy

A report which sets out an approach to UK investment and innovation targeted at solving systemic 21st century challenges.

The report looks at different missions which target the four Grand Challenges outlined by the Government and outlines how to ensure the design of these missions are able to crowd-in investment and innovation across different actors and sectors in the economy. Learn more.

IIPP and the British Library public lecture series

Innovation and the Welfare State

2019 series: Innovation and the Welfare State - Rethinking public services for the 21st century

This dynamic lecture series, in partnership with the British Library, brings together world-leading thinkers to debate how the 21st century welfare state requires rethinking healthcare, green growth, public access to knowledge and new forms of data ownership. Learn more.

2018 series: Rethinking public value and public purpose in 21st century capitalism

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