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Royal Agricultural University launches new Agricultural Enterprise Hub

Farm491, a high-tech, modern, cutting-edge enterprise hub at the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) promoting agritech innovation has launched, with access to its office space now available. Stimulating a Community of Innovation Developed as a co-working environment for innovators to grow their …

University of Cumbria Research and Enterprise 2015

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This annual event will be held on Friday 3 July in Lancaster. Cumbria Research and Enterprise provides a chance for colleagues to celebrate and share some of their research and enterprise activity which took place during the year. It will …

The untapped value of research data

Sometimes we lament the fact that UK investment into research and science is a small fraction of GDP, but it still runs at £4.6Bn per annum [1]. And quite rightly the UK Research Councils [2] expect that the results of …

Streamlining ‘Pure’ implementation: An update from Leeds Trinity University

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As a small, modern university we are looking to create an integrated approach to managing our research activity, and meeting sector requirements for Open Access and research data management. And we need to do this quickly. Working with Elsevier we …

RDMS: Managing workflows

A tantalising pictorial representation of some initial work we (Tim, Rory, Arkivum) have been discussion around RDMS and workflows as part of the project…. More information to follow!…

University of Winchester launches 2015 Research and Engagement Week

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Each year in the spring the University of Winchester celebrates research and engagement through a series of public lectures, exhibitions and the annual Winchester Writers’ Festival. Click here to learn more and to access the full programme of events.

Designing and tracking research impacts

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My colleague Rachel Brockhurst and I had a really interesting discussion on Monday with Lisa Fedorciow from Vertigo Ventures about their project-based ‘Impact Tracker’ tool. Tracking research impact – driven in some part but not only by the REF and RCUK – is becoming increasingly important …

Survey: Drilling down into the drivers for RDMS

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We have circulated a survey to the CREST Member Research Leads (heads of research and research managers) to inform the RDMS project and also the initial talks about prototyping, discussions with developers and potential partners. We’ve asked for responses by 11 May so I will be keeping …

Nurse Review of the Research Councils: GuildHE / CREST Response

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GuildHE and CREST have responded to Sir Paul Nurse’s call for evidence to inform his review of the research councils. NURSE Review_GuildHE and CREST response_April 2015

Norwich University of the Arts and the 2015 Association of Art Historians Conference

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The Association for Art Historians Annual (AAH) Conference – hosted by the University of East Anglia – took place in Norwich from the 9th to the 11th of April. Norwich University the Arts) academics chaired two day-long sessions focusing on the …

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