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Working with your business

As a team, our aim is to provide an easy route into the University for anyone interested in working with us and accessing our research. We provide high-levels of service and support to enable partners to develop collaborations via a range of mechanisms and funding opportunities, and focus on helping companies grow and increase their competitiveness.

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By providing tailored support throughout the entire process, we enable project teams to successfully secure funding and focus time and energy on the project in hand.

We support a variety of mechanisms, and our approach is to work with our partners to understand the challenges being addressed, in order to identify the most appropriate approach and finding. A key focus for the team is the government scheme, Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP), and you can find more here.

 

Latest News

Front Door Fri, 12 Apr 2019 14:35:07 +0000
  • Could a passionate Graduate help with your company’s growth?
    Do you think of yourself as a high-growth SME? Could a passionate graduate seeking an enriching role support your growth? Be a leading organisation as we launch an exciting new graduate scheme! With the growing number of SMEs in the Thames Valley region, the University of Reading‘s Knowledge Transfer Centre is developing an innovative graduate scheme […]
  • Spring has sprung on campus!
    Every so often it’s nice just to step away from the screen and take a moment to enjoy your surroundings. Luckily for us, we happen to work on one of the most beautiful campuses in the country, and get to enjoy views like this on our walks. The University of Reading’s Whiteknights Campus has been recognised […]
  • Our team has expanded…again!
    As an ever-expanding department, we are excited to welcome our newest member of the team; Chrissy Boulton. Chrissy has joined us as a Graduate Scheme Development Coordinator, supporting the development of an innovative new graduate programme scheme being piloted by the University of Reading, which will be aimed at supporting companies within Reading and the Thames Valley. The […]
  • And the winner of ‘just IMAGINE if…’ is…
    For the past few months we have been working hard alongside Ella’s Kitchen founder Paul Lindley on his exciting idea about ideas; just IMAGINE if… just IMAGINE if… has had one mission from the beginning: to identify and help develop extraordinary ideas. Companies, partnerships, not-for-profit organisations or individuals with an extraordinary idea that could help alleviate one of the UN’s 17 […]
  • Former partner featured on Sky News (and mentions the KTC!)
    The Knowledge Transfer Centre specialises in collaborating with all kinds of people and businesses in order to help create a positive national and global impact. We welcome anyone to get in contact with the KTC and, although we may not always be able to help directly, we are generally able to at least provide some support […]
  • WE ARE HIRING!
    Are you looking for an exciting new challenge? We are currently looking for a talented Business Relationship Manager to join our fast-paced professional team supporting collaborations with external partners.   ABOUT US: The Knowledge Transfer Centre at the University of Reading is a highly successful centre with a focus on exceptional levels of service. We establish and […]
  • Non-KTP Collaborations: WorldCast Live
    In the Knowledge Transfer Centre, in addition to Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, a government-funded initiative we are more commonly associated with, we also pride ourselves on non-KTP collaborations, helping bring different people and ideas together for a positive impact. We work across multiple themes, collaborating with various companies and individuals both within and outside of the […]
  • New Partnership with Lloyds Banking Group
    At the Knowledge Transfer Centre, our goal is to provide an easy route into the University for anyone interested in working with us and accessing our research. We provide high-levels of service and support to enable partners to develop collaborations via a range of mechanisms and funding opportunities, and focus on helping companies grow and increase […]
  • just IMAGINE if…
    At the Knowledge Transfer Centre, we firmly believe that people hold the key to resolving some of the world’s most pressing issues with their ideas, a belief communally shared by the entirety of the University of Reading. We have collaborated with Ella’s Kitchen founder Paul Lindley on various successful projects over the years,  helping get Paul’s […]
  • How a partnership with the KTC helped Ella’s Kitchen, and ‘Thinking Like a Toddler’ with founder Paul Lindley
    Award winning British entrepreneur, social campaigner, best-selling author and University of Reading honorary Paul Lindley visited Henley Business School on Whiteknights campus in October earlier this year to provide an excellent lecture on ‘The Huge Power of Thinking Like a Toddler’, echoing his fantastic book he released back in 2017. Paul spent the hour-long lecture discussing how […]

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