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General AIRTO news

AIRTO is pleased to confirm new member appointments to its Board

AIRTO is pleased to confirm new appointments of member directors to its Board with immediate effect. Fiona Auty of the National Physical Laboratory, Patrick Bonnett of the National Centre for Innovation in Ageing, and Vicky Pope of the Met Office have all been appointed as new Member Directors of AIRTO . Dr. Paul Howarth, Chair of AIRTO,… Read more »

AIRTO to give evidence to House of Commons Exiting the EU Select Committee inquiry: The progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal

AIRTO has been invited to give oral evidence to the House of Commons Exiting the EU Select Committee inquiry on the progress of the UK’s negotiations on EU withdrawal. AIRTO’s President, Professor Richard Brook OBE FREng, will appear before the Committee on Wednesday 16 May at 09.15,  alongside representatives from the Campaign for Science and… Read more »

Science and Technology Committee report: reaching an agreement for science and research ‘as important as addressing security’

The Science and Technology Committee has published its report on Brexit, science and innovation. The report sets out the Committee’s views on the priorities for the science and innovation sector in future negotiations with the EU, ahead of the European Council Summit this week. The evidence included within the report was gathered during the Committee’s Brexit:… Read more »

AIRTO Annual Dinner

The AIRTO Annual Dinner will take place on the evening of 27 June 2018, at Stationers’ Hall in London. The evening will be hosted by AIRTO’s President, Professor Richard Brook OBE FREng, with The Rt Hon. Lord David Willetts, Executive Chair, Resolution Foundation as the Guest Speaker.

Join our new AIRTO Interest Group for Diversity and Inclusion

In December 2017, AIRTO held a successful conference on ‘Valuing people: Increasing innovation and productivity through equality, diversity and inclusion’. Following this event, AIRTO is now pleased to announce the date of our first of our regular Diversity & Inclusion Interest Group meetings on 25 April 2018. The meeting will take place from 10.00 – 16.00 at NPL,… Read more »