Cumbria Research and Innovation 2017: Achievement, Impact and Potential

Bowerham Road LA1 3JD Lancaster

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Cumbria Research and Innovation

We are delighted to announce the Cumbria Research & Innovation 2017 event, our annual celebration of the university's research and innovation activity. The conference will take place on Friday 7th July 2017, at the Alexandra Building, Lancaster Campus.

The focus for this year’s event will be to showcase research and innovation at the University of Cumbria, demonstrating the impact and value of the work with business, communities and professions in Cumbria and beyond.

The day will feature:

Provisional List of Speakers

Panel Session

Dr Poonam Malik, Associate Professor of Biomedical Sciences, Research Office

Professor Frank Peck, Research Director, Centre for Regional Economic Development (CRED)

Professor Robert Williams, Professor of Fine Art, Institute for Arts

Lightning talks

Andrea Osei – Doctoral Researcher, Applied Psychology

Dr Chris Loynes – Reader in Outdoor Studies, Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies (SNROS)

Linda Kenward -  Principal Lecturer in Nursing, Nursing Health & Professional Practice (NHPP)

Keith Jackson – Researcher, Centre for Regional Economic Development (CRED)

Dr Katie Willocks – Lecturer in Human Resources, Business, Law, Policing and Social Science (BLPSS)

Philippa Laskey – Research and Teaching Assistant, Health, Psychology & Social Studies (HPSS)

Dr Sally Elton-Chalcraft – Associate Professor of Education, Institute of Education

Angie Boyle – Lecturer, Health, Psychology & Social Studies (HPSS)

Dr Ian Chapman – Senior Lecturer, Business, Law, Policing and Social Science (BLPSS)

Dr Liz Bates – Senior Lecturer, Health, Psychology & Social Studies (HPSS)

James Issitt – Senior Lecturer, Institute of the Arts

Dr Andrew Weatherall – Senior Lecturer, Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies (SNROS)

Professor Jem Bendell –  Professor of Sustainability Leadership, Institute of Leadership & Sustainability (IFLAS) & Business, Law, Policing and Social Science (BLPSS)

Carrie Hedges – Doctoral Researcher, Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies (SNROS)

Leander Bindewald – Doctoral Researcher, Institute of Leadership & Sustainability (IFLAS)

Rich Ensoll – Lecturer, Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies (SNROS)

Dr Dorthe Villadsen – Lecturer, Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies (SNROS)

Tracy Hayes – Lecturer, Health, Psychology & Social Studies(HPSS) / Science, Natural Resources and Outdoor Studies (SNROS)

Dr Theodoros Bampouras - Associate Professor in Biomechanics, Medical and Sport Sciences (MSS)

Dr Gail Mulvey – Research Fellow, Centre for Regional Economic Development (CRED)

Closing Keynote

Professor Diane Cox – Professor of Occupational Therapy, Research Office & Graduate School

The conference will provide an excellent opportunity for networking and engaging in discussion in a range of subjects. Celebrate with us the achievements, new ideas and reflect on future aspirations as we prepare to celebrate our 10th anniversary year.

If you have any enquiries about the conference: criconference@cumbria.ac.uk

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Event details

Cumbria Research & Innovation 2017, Friday 7th July 2017: Achievement, Impact and Potential

Bowerham Road LA1 3JD Lancaster

BO7A3279