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Research in Ghana 3

Putting peoples needs at the heart of water access in Ghana

Dr Anne Schiffer, in the Leeds School of Arts, recently travelled to Ghana to find out more about the connections between energy and the availability of clean water and build relationships with community and non-governmental actors.

04/05/20
AnneSchiffer Dr Anne Schiffer
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Law Tech

Legal Innovation; Are the robots really taking over?

Digital transformation, Industry 4.0, Technology Revolution. These terms, and many more, are all designed to encapsulate the rapid advancement of technology and automation within business today.

27/11/19
 Deborah Hetherington

Ready, Set, Innovate: Funding Opportunities and Events in October

As students arrive back in Leeds and teaching gets underway, summer feels like a distant memory here at Leeds Beckett. Grow MedTech and Translate have a number of calls and events open to academics and students to brighten up your October - don’t let these exciting opportunities pass you by!

30/09/19
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Accelerate – the new Leeds Beckett growth programme for SME’s is launched

Accelerate is a new six-month business growth programme for SME’s in the Leeds City Region delivered as part of the successful ERDF funded programme, AD:VENTURE.

19/09/19
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UKRO

The EU Funding landscape and the Elephant in the room – BREXIT! UK Research Office (UKRO) annual visit to Leeds Beckett.

Our University membership to UKRO provides us with expert advice, information and resources in our mission to participate in European funding programmes; plus, an additional visit giving us the opportunity to have one-to-one discussions with our UKRO advisor.

04/07/19
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Raj Kandola

Amey "Safety Smart" Project

Raj Kandola tells us about her 3 year research and enterprise project with multi-national company Amey.

13/06/19
Raj Kandola Rajkiran Kandola
The new Trishaw bike

Cake, Cycling, Doing Business Danish Style!

Two Danish digital companies, Digitypes and Online Fox, visit Leeds Beckett University - a project partner on the Interreg North Sea Region Lean Landing programme.

03/06/19
NSR Interreg North Sea Region Lean Landing
Writing

What makes a strong summary: writing for a general audience on research grant proposals

The summary is one of the most important and sometimes most difficult part of a research grant proposal. Whilst some researchers think that they have done the job well, bids can fail because the summary is not ‘general enough’.

29/05/19
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Digi Festival

Leeds Beckett University makes an impact at the biggest digital festival in the north

Leeds Digital Festival celebrates the cities thriving digital sector, its innovation, successes and annual growth. Collaboration is key, and as a city we seem to get better at it every year. The Festival is an open platform affair, which means anyone can run events over the busy two week period. And with over 250 events, 2019 was the busiest year to date.

14/05/19
 Deborah Hetherington
Italy

Leeds Beckett presents internationalisation findings at Reggio Emilia Compete In International Seminar

Dr Brian Jones, senior lecturer at Leeds Beckett Business School was one of the keynote speakers at a recent international seminar in Northern Italy.

17/04/19
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