MPLS Enterprise: Making an Impact

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, June 10, 2017 (All day)

**Open to All DPhil students and All Research Staff of: MPLS Division; Doctoral Training Centre - MPLS**

A week-long course for DPhil students and Early Career Researchers which will offer participants: •greater understanding of how to communicate the impacts of their research and expertise •develop their skills in problem solving, team working, and project management •understanding of the significance of Intellectual Property and Patents •understanding of how to research the needs and requirements of funders, stakeholders and industry partners •tools for working confidently and productively with business/industry and other partners •learning how to pitch successfully to fund projects Led by a highly experienced consultant with a strong industry background in commercial development, this interactive course uses context and problem based learning, games and group work to further develop the skills that industry employers and collaborators are looking for in communicating, working in teams and problem solving.