The future of social science commercialisation

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This session will explore where the biggest opportunities lie for the commercialisation of social sciences, how academia and industry can look to take advantage, and Aspect’s future plans in terms of driving and supporting social science commercialisation.

Building back better: Bridging the gaps in the green economy

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Will the impact of COVID-19 on the transition to a green economy cause it to accelerate or stall? In this session, we will hear from some innovative social scientists as well as people from industry who are looking at creating new organisations that bridge key gaps in the economic and financial structures needed to build back better.

Festival of Female Entrepreneurs: Inspiration for women in business

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The Festival of Female Entrepreneurs is one of Enterprise Nation’s flagship events. Launching in Bristol before expanding to Edinburgh, it brings together some of the UK's most influential female entrepreneurs, business leaders and brightest start-ups to share ideas, solve challenges and get practical insights on how to start and grow a business.

How to Make a Change You Care About

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A workshop to meet like-minded Scholars, discover the issues you care about & learn about our Social Enterprise Support and Scholar Support.

Early career social scientists: The case for working in start-ups

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Early-stage start-ups represent fertile testing ground for applications of, and contributions to, social science research. This session will focus on the ways in which social science research skills are relevant and valuable to start-ups – with reflections from social scientists playing prominent roles in start-ups, and discussion about the transition from academia to industry, with particular focus on guidance for early career researchers.

Building a Social Science Research Park: A value-based approach to working with external organisations

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Cardiff University is creating a social science research park (SPARK) to be housed in a new purpose built 12,000sq.m building that will co-locate with our leading social-science led interdisciplinary research centres with external organisations and business engagement and commercial development staff. In this session we share our approach to creating value for external organisations through a SPARK membership model where external partners will be invited to make a value-based contribution in return for greater benefits from their membership.

FUEL WEBINAR: Marketing for Growth

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Now you understand your business better, its time to get the word out. In this session we will look at marketing analytics and making sense of these numbers!

Thrive Discover Oxford with Independent Oxford

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Take a self-guided tour of the city of dreaming spires, and discover some of Oxford's hidden gems, independent businesses led by extraordinary creatives and uncover exclusive discounts.

Get Social Procurement Ready!

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Learn how to sell your product or service, secure larger contracts, enter a procurement process and grow!