On Wednesday 9 September 2020, from 4-5PM, around 500 attendees assisted to the reimagined ceremony of the KTP Best of the Best Awards, including nearly 300 avatars who gathered in the Laval Virtual World.
The KTP are transformative collaborations between innovation-focused organisations and academic teams. Their mutual projects run throughout the UK and across almost every sector of the economy. They involve innovation of rich variety that bring about myriad positive impacts, positioning the KTP as a unique mechanism for enabling positive change.
Successfully hosted by Senior KTA, Fiona Nightingale and with insights from Dr Alicia Greated, KTN’s CEO & Dr Ian Campbell, Interim Executive Chair at Innovate UK, the event rewarded the winners amongst the following categories:
Best Knowledge Transfer Partnership Award
Business Impact Award
Societal Impact Award
Most Effective Initiative from a KTP team Award
Engineering Excellence Award
Congratulations to all the winners and finalists, and a huge “bravo” to the 5 speakers who presented, with energy and enthusiasm, the awardees and their achievements!
A virtual beach party wrapped up the event, offering the attendees great virtual networking!
You missed the event?
Relive the ceremony here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XfwQXw4iYN4