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Hubble welcome address

  1. 1. Boosting Local Enterprise 6th December 2012
  2. 2. Welcome and Keynote William Wells – University of Leicester Ian Borley – KPMG
  3. 3. William WellsUniversity of Leicester
  4. 4. Why Hubble?The answer is in two parts:The OED defines a hub as….“a centre of activity – a focal point” (OED )Universities are a focal point of often intense academiccapabilityOften, however we ask how it can be applied in a practicalcontext….
  5. 5. But its not about the objects or the products. It’s what they help us to achieve…
  6. 6. So -Why Hubble?Hubble is about leveraging the capabilities of the university tohelp you develop/improve products and services within yourbusiness• The transfer of knowledge from Universities to the broader business community will be instrumental in the UK’s future economic success• But also to you in developing products and services that customers value• At the University of Leicester we are committed to playing our part in that process• There are a number of ways in which you can engage with us:
  7. 7. Patnerships Knowledge in Transfer Knowledge Partnerships Transfer Contract Research Analytical Collaborative Services Partner Business OfferCPD Professional Consultancy Development Innovation Partnerships Supply of Talent Graduate Recruitment
  8. 8. Enjoy the day! #hub.ble
  9. 9. www.spaceideashub.com enquiries@spaceideashub.com 0116 229 7700Follow us on @spaceideashub

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