Joint webinar from AIRTO and UKSPA on 24 September 2020, 12:00-1:30

This joint webinar from AIRTO and UKSPA will provide an opportunity for dialogue on a number of crucial issues relating to lifting investment in R&D.

AIRTO responds to BEIS Post-pandemic enquiry

AIRTO responds to BEIS Post-pandemic enquiry, 18 August 2020

AIRTO letter to Minister Solloway re: 2020 Comprehensive Spending Review

AIRTO letter to Minister Solloway re: 2020 Comprehensive Spending Review, 12 August 2020

AIRTO response to R&D Roadmap survey

AIRTO response to R&D Roadmap survey, 12 August 2020

AIRTO responds to House of Commons Exiting the European Union Committee

AIRTO responds to House of Commons Exiting the European Union Committee, 7 August 2020

RAEng President’s Special Engineering Award for Pandemic Service to National Physical Laboratory (NPL) team for building and testing prototype ventilators

The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) contributed to the UK ventilator challenge in numerous ways, but its role in testing and creating prototype ventilators against a developing Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) specification was of vital importance and would not have been possible without a multidisciplinary team of enthusiastic engineers and scientists from across the business

VentilatorUKConsortium led by HVM Catapult CEO Dick Elsy wins RAEng President’s Special Engineering Award for Pandemic Service after producing an incredible 13,400+ ventilators

Ventilator Challenge UK Consortium Dick Elsy CBE led the initiative to combine the knowledge and skills of 33 UK technology and engineering businesses across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors, to produce more than 13,000 ventilator devices for the NHS

Joint webinar with AIRTO and UKSPA: view the presentations and interactive session

AIRTO were delighted to host a joint webinar with UKSPA on 23rd July entitled ‘The Future of the R&D Landscape’. This webinar provided a timely opportunity to open up dialogue on a number of crucial issues facing the sector. We were very pleased to have such a well-attended and interactive session.

NPL publish paper on investment in R&D and Innovation

New paper addresses the 2.4% GDP target and the importance of measurement for productivity

AIRTO welcomes government’s Roadmap to fire up R&D

The fresh focus is characterised by honesty about the actions and investment needed to position our national R&D infrastructure to deliver on the UK’s Industrial Strategy