We are AIRTO

AIRTO is the Association for Innovation, Research and Technology Organisations, the foremost membership body for organisations operating in the UK’s innovation, research and technology sector.

We assist members to network and engage collectively, we encourage enterprise, forge links and progress dialogue with key decision makers in government and industry, along with providing a forum for our members to share best practice.

Oxford Economics report

The Innovation, Research and Technology (IRT) sector continues to punch well above its weight in the national economy, as shown by an independent study commissioned by AIRTO.

Members events

AIRTO Innovation Exchange – Innovation in Ageing Workshop

March 22, 2018


Diversity and Inclusion Interest Group

April 25, 2018


Public Sector and European Union Interest Group

April 26, 2018


Health and Safety Interest Group

May 24, 2018


AIRTO Annual Dinner

February 26, 2018

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.

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