Knowledge Exchange Scotland Conference

Knowledge Exchange Scotland Conference

Knowledge Exchange Scotland: Policy, Practice, Impact Conference

Host Institution Chairs

Professor Alan Miller, FRSE

Deputy Principal, Research and Knowledge Exchange, Heriot-Watt University

Professor Nigel Brown, FRSE

Former Senior Vice Principal, Planning, Resources and Research Policy, University of Edinburgh


Key Note Chair

Quentin Cooper

BBC Radio 4, The Material World


KE Scotland 2012 - Plenary Speakers

Mr Mark Batho

Chief Executive, Scottish Funding Council

Dr Eleanor Mitchell

Commercialisation Director, Scottish Enterprise

Dr Graeme Reid

Head of Research Funding, Department of Business, Innovation and Skills, UK Government

Dr Malcolm Skingle CBE

Director, Academic Liaison, GlaxoSmithKline

Dr Rebekah Widdowfield

Chief Researcher and Head of Rural and Environment Science and Analytical Services, Scottish Government


KE Scotland 2012 - Parallel Session Sepakers

Ashley Baker

Head of Research & Development, Macphie of Glenbervie Ltd

Prof Iain Boyd

Chief Scientific Advisor, DEFRA

Dr Deborah Buckley-Golder

Head of Knowledge Exchange, Technology Strategy Board

Dr Charlotte Clark

Head, School of Health and Social Science, University of Edinburgh

Dr Eimer Dolan

School of Health Sciences, Robert Gordon University

Prof Georgina Follet

Deputy Principal for Knowledge Exchange in the Creative Arts, University of Dundee

Prof Iain Gordon

Chief Executive Officer, The James Hutton Institute

Dr John Hand

Integrator, Impact, EPSRC

Prof Alison Harley

Head of School of Textiles and Design, Heriot-Watt University

Prof Trevor Hoey

Director, SAGES

Prof Lee Innes

Principal Scientist and Director of Communications, Moredun Research Institute

Dr Lynn Jack

Director of Research, School of Built Environment, Heriot-Watt University

Dr Mark James

Operations Manager, MASTS

Dr Scott Johnstone

Scottish Life Sciences Association

Dr Wendy Kenyon

Senior Research Scientist, The James Hutton Institute

Dr Lorraine Kerr

SynthSys – Synthetic and Systems Biology, University of Edinburgh

Dr Christine Knight

ESRC Genomics Policy and Research Forum, University of Edinburgh

Dr Mark Parsons

Executive Director, EPCC, University of Edinburgh

Prof Gareth Pender

FRSE, Professor of Environmental Engineering, Heriot-Watt University

Dr Linda Rosborough

Director of Marine Scotland, Scottish Government

Prof Bill Sloan

Professor of Environmental Engineering, University of Glasgow

Dr Audrey Stephen

Institute of Health and Welfare Research, Robert Gordon University

Prof Martijn Steultjens

Professor of Musculoskeletal Health, Institute of Applied Health Research, Glasgow Caledonian University

Prof Cherry Wainwright

Director, Institute for Health & Welfare Research The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Plus others to be confirmed…