Researcher to Innovator (R2I) Bootcamp

Time: 08.15 - 80.30

Venue: Etihad Stadium, Ashton New Road, Manchester, M11 3FF

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The R2I boot-camp is the first in a series of 4 bespoke one-day training workshops for Early Career Researchers* (ECRs) at The University of Manchester.

This fully-funded, one-day event, co-developed and delivered by well-respected experts in research and innovation, comprises a series of interactive personal and professional development sessions.

Using the tools, techniques and approaches provided, these sessions will enable you to explore opportunities in your research to create impact through commercialisation, equipping you with strategies to take your ideas forward as well as discovering new pathways to funding.

Is this event for me?

Are you an ECR at The University of Manchester with a potential interest in turning your discoveries and ideas into something brilliant? Then prepare yourself for a challenging yet fun, interactive, insightful, practical and highly supportive programme.

‘If you’re a researcher with even an inch of an idea, I strongly recommend the R2I programme. It is an incredible opportunity not to be missed.’ – Abouzied, PDRA, School of MACE.

A maximum of 30 places are available on a first come, first served basis.

If you take part in this boot-camp and are interested in moving forward with your idea, you'll be invited to participate in the rest of the R2I programme on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, 19 Feb
  • Tuesday, 10 March
  • Wednesday, 13 May

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