Research and Innovation Services update

Workshops and Events

Female Entrepreneurs Network – 15 September

Mitzi Swanson from UK Trade and investment is the guest speaker for the evening to answer questions on exporting.

__________________________________________________________________________

The Science Behind Breasts and Bras

This one-day educational workshop is open to everyone and will be run by the Research Group in Breast Health on Friday 16 September.

__________________________________________________________________________

Operational Research Society Annual Conference 2016 – OR58

Chaired by Dr Djamila Ouelhadj of the University’s Centre for Operational Research and Logistics, OR58 is aimed at academics, practitioners, researchers and students with interests in any aspect of Operational Research. It offers the opportunity to come and promote your services, speak directly with people and find out more about what they really need.

__________________________________________________________________________

SEPnet workshops on Big Data and Numerical Modelling and Simulation: 21 and 22 September 2016

The aim of these parallel workshops is to explore opportunities for collaboration and the winning of research funding in computational science across SEPnet.

__________________________________________________________________________

Three-Day Master Class on How to Write a Methodologically Strong Application to Any of the NIHR Funding Programmes

An interactive, innovative and free to attend three-day master class, funded and hosted by the NIHR Research Design Service (RDS) South Central (SC), on 12 – 14 October 2016.

__________________________________________________________________________

NERC Standard Grant – pitch to peers competition

Pitch to Peers is an open meeting taking place on Thursday 6 October where all the PIs who wish to submit a proposal for the upcoming NERC round have the opportunity to present (pitch) their proposal to their peers. Deadline for submissions is 4pm on 22 September 2016.

__________________________________________________________________________

News and Funding updates

Research Funding Opportunities – British Academy – Mid- Career Fellowship

Closing date:  10 October 2016

This scheme is for scientists in the UK who want to stimulate new collaborations with leading scientists overseas through either a one-off visit or bilateral travel.

__________________________________________________________________________

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

ORCID is a unique number that stays with an academic author throughout their publishing career and is used to properly acknowledge authorship.  More information and further instructions on how to get one are available.

__________________________________________________________________________

Stern Review – An independent review of the REF

The Stern Review was published on 28 July. This independent review makes recommendations on the future operation of the Research Excellence Framework (REF).  Dr Kate Charles, Head of Research and Commercialisation at the University, summarises the report’s recommendations.

__________________________________________________________________________

Public Engagement and Impact: is public engagement strengthened by the REF?

In light of The Stern Review, Dee Summers, Research Impact Officer for the University of Portsmouth, writes in a personal capacity about public engagement, Impact and the REF.

__________________________________________________________________________

The British Council is Looking for Senior Researchers to Join Their Pool of Panel Reviewers

Closing date 17 October 2016

__________________________________________________________________________

Latest funding calls

For updates on other Regional and European funding opportunities.

__________________________________________________________________________

Innovate UK

Innovate UK (IUK) is investing up to £15 million in innovative R&D projects that are designed to help businesses develop new products, processes and services with commercial potential. The aim is to enhance UK competitiveness, growth and improve national productivity.

__________________________________________________________________________

Keep in Touch

Research and Innovation Services Blog

To keep up to date with Research and Innovation at the University of Portsmouth please sign up to follow our blog.

__________________________________________________________________________

Researchers’ Network Online Community

Search for our Google+ Community to keep up date with the latest Network news!

You will need to be signed into your @port.ac.uk Google account and have activated your Google+ profile.

__________________________________________________________________________

Submit your comment

Please enter your name

Your name is required

Please enter a valid email address

An email address is required

Please enter your message

UoP News © 2017 All Rights Reserved