13th Nov | National Graphene Institute | 09:30 - 17:00

Royce launches Materials Accelerator Forum event series

On 13th November the Henry Royce Institute will host its first Materials Accelerator Forum designed to offer SMEs working in materials science innovation a range of support from information on accessing equipment, facilities, and funding to networking with leading academics and innovators.

Hosted at the National Graphene Institute, this initial event will focus on the Biomedical and Mobility and Electrification Sectors with subsequent Materials Accelerator Forums to be arranged throughout the year to support the community of materials innovators across a range of sectors.


-An overview of support available through the Royce for business innovation and growth
-Information on future funding opportunities and how to apply
-Success stories from established and growing materials-focused startups
-One-to-one sessions to understand opportunities within Royce
-Insights on the materials research and development landscapes, and opportunities for business

The Materials Accelerator Forum will focus on facilities, support and funding available to SMEs to innovate and grow.


To register, click the button below and visit the Royce Eventbrite page:


09.30 – 10.10  Registration, Refreshments & Networking

10.15 – 10.30  Welcome – ‘The Royce as an accelerator’

10.30 – 12.00  Plenary session

12.00 – 12.50  Lunch and networking

13.15 – 15.05  Parallel sessions :

  • Sector focus: Health and Biomedical
  • Funding and knowledge transfer

15.30 – 16.00  Closing plenary session – next steps

16.00 – 17.00  Drinks reception

To find out more about this event, contact Royce Communications & Engagement Manager Matt Davis | 07787284067

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