Elvira Uyarra has recently become Executive Director of the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research. To celebrate Elvira’s new appointment and her association with CIMR, we have asked her a few questions about her research interests, impact, plans for the future, including her engagement with CIMR.
We are delighted to welcome Dr Abdulrahman Al-Surmi, who has recently joined the Department of Management at Birkbeck, University of London as Lecturer in Business Analytics.
This study sheds light on the importance of geography in understanding the support available in the UK for disabled and ethnically diverse entrepreneurs through formal networks which provide specialised support.
Our very successful series of online lunchtime seminars is continuing in the Autumn term of 2022 with an exciting programme of events.
The final report of the project “Addressing regional inequalities in innovation opportunities for ethnically diverse and disabled entrepreneurs”, supported by the Regional Studies Association, has been published, and is available to download.
This workshop will feature a set of presentations showcasing research use of the HE-BCI dataset, as well as the researchers’ views on what additional features they would find valuable in their own research. This will be followed by a discussion featuring academic researchers, practitioners, and representatives from HESA.
Jacqueline Winstanley joins Ulster Bank ‘Dragons Den meets Harkin Belfast’ as a Judge and Panel member alongside her esteemed colleagues at Harkin International Disability Employment Summit 7- 8 June 2022, Belfast
To celebrate Fumi joining us, we have asked her a few questions about her research interests, impact, plans for the future, including her engagement with CIMR.
Our project ‘CIMR Debates in Public Policy’ was ‘Highly Commended’ in the Innovation category at Birkbeck’s Public Engagement Award 2022.
On Wednesday 13 July, panellists from the public and private sector and academia came together to discuss challenges and opportunities of digital transformation in public organizations. The event formed part of BEI Engagement Week 2022: Resilience in an Uncertain World.