Biotech and AI – Funding and research for your business!

October 9, 2019

Discovery Park
CT13 9FF


  • Are you interested in collaborating with an academic to advance a project?
  • Does your company need access to consultancy / equipment for small scale research?
  • Are you looking for a student internship for 6-12 weeks during Summer 2020?

Information on EIRA funding opportunities for Biotechnology &/or AI and current research activity at the University of Kent.

Networking with representatives from the University of Kent and businesses from Discovery Park and Kent region.


2pm: Overview of the EIRA funding programme (Sarah Birch, Knowledge Exchange Lead Biotechnology)

2.30pm: University of Kent Bioscience School – Current Research and Activity (Dr. Gary Robinson, Senior Lecturer)

3pm: EIRA AI: The ‘whats’, ‘where’, and ‘hows’ (Don Shaw-Case, Knowledge Exchange Lead, Artificial Intelligence)

3.30pm: Coffee / Networking

4pm: Close

Members of our team attending

Sarah Birch
Knowledge Exchange Lead - Biotechnology
Don Shaw-Case
Knowledge Exchange Lead – Artificial Intelligence