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07 March 2018
Government position on UK Participation in Horizon 2020
Government position on UK Participation in Horizon 2020

The UK government has issued a document to clarify the UK's eligibility to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU's flagship programme for science and innovation.

07 December 2017
REF sub-panel chairs announced
REF sub-panel chairs announced

The 34 sub-panel chairs for the next Research Excellence Framework have been confirmed.

01 December 2017
Work to develop knowledge exchange comparison framework gets under way
Work to develop knowledge exchange comparison framework gets under way

HEFCE has set up a technical advisory group to begin the development of Knowledge Exchange Framework metrics, and is calling for evidence to inform the work of the group.

21 November 2017
Funding bodies confirm shape of REF 2021
Funding bodies confirm shape of REF 2021

Decisions on the Research Excellence Framework provide clarity to the sector on implementation of Lord Stern’s review, following extensive consultation.

14 November 2017
New web tool launched to promote university-business collaboration
New web tool launched to promote university-business collaboration

The online tool has been designed to help businesses find opportunities for collaboration including research, researchers, facilities, equipment, funding and support.