InnovationKT Organisation

Honorary Conference Chair:

Prof. Hugh McKenna
Pro-Vice Chancellor Research and Innovation, University of Ulster

General Conference Chairs

Eddie Friel
University of Ulster
Professor Robert J Howlett
Executive Chair, KES International &
Bournemouth University, UK

Honorary Conference Series Co-chairs:

Sir Brian Fender CMG MInstKT
Chairman and President of the Institute of Knowledge Transfer

Mr Iain Gray
Chief Executive, Technology Strategy Board

Academic Co-chairs:

Professor Maurice Mulvenna
University of Ulster
Janet Coulter
University of Ulster

Institute of Knowledge Transfer Liaison Chair

Russell Hepworth Business Development Manager,

Innovation through Knowledge Transfer is organised and managed by
KES International (
in partnership with
the Institute of Knowledge Transfer (

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