A guide to engaging with industry, and information about support and funding available.
This guide is an introduction to industry engagement for academics. It provides some answers to most frequently asked questions and signposts you to further support.
Your first point of contact is the Business Development Manager for CAHSS (currently on secondment - contact Anne Sofie Laegran until new appointment). Based in the Knowledge Exchange Office, and working closely with Edinburgh Innnovations Ltd, Anna offers advice and support with:
Contact Anne Sofie Laegran on firstname.lastname@example.org
Colleagues in the Business School should contact Douglas Graham on 0131 651 5969 or email@example.com.
Edinburgh Innovations (EI) is dedicated to helping increase industry engagement & commercialise the University's research excellence.
View the expertise EI offer on their website.
There are several sources of funding for industry engagement.
Find out more about funding and how to apply.