TWI Innovation Network launches new subscription programme

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Companies and organisations who are looking to propel their technology development to the next level – with the end game of creating a new market-ready product, system or solution – are invited to attend the 'Collaborate and Innovate: TWI Innovation Network (TWIIN) Subscription Programme' Launch Webinar on 9 July, 10am BST.

The new TWIIN Subscription Programme offers entrepreneurial, innovation-focused companies / organisations the opportunity to embark on mutual collaborations which will help them enable engineering advances in specialist areas, across a wide range of industry sectors in response to commercial needs.

TWIIN has a demonstrable track record in nurturing and coordinating collaborative partnerships to develop novel ideas and projects – from concept formulation and prototype validation, through to technology demonstration and qualification, and system scale-up – that result in new applications with industrial engagement.

The TWIIN subscription programme will enable companies and research and technology organisations (RTOs) to maximise their capabilities in advancing new concepts through the Technology Readiness Levels (TRLs) to market delivery, with tailored support including 1-2-1 innovation management consultations, bespoke workshops and opportunities for forging new partnerships.

Attendees joining the webinar will be able to find out all about the new TWIIN subscription programme, what they can expect from the different levels of engagement, and the benefits of collaborating with extensive, industry-academia based networks via TWI’s partners and Industrial Members.

Who should attend:

•           Innovators and entrepreneurs

•           Small to medium sized companies (SMEs)

•           Larger companies / organisations

•           RTOs

•           Universities and start-ups from universities


Speakers will include:

•           Dr Cem Selcuk, Head of Business Development, TWIIN (Chair)

•           Dr Tat-Hean Gan, Director of Innovation and Skills, TWI

•           Dr Shiladitya Paul, Director of the Materials Innovation Centre (MatIC)

•           Mr S Tuğrul Karasarlıoğlu, R&D Coordinator, Flotek

•           Representatives from SMEs who have joined the TWIIN Subscription Programme

There will also be a panel discussion with technology innovation management experts.

Companies wishing to attend the webinar should register here.

Tat-Hean Gan, TWI’s Director of Innovation and Skills explained: “The new TWI Innovation Network Subscription Programme will support companies and organisations of all sizes to leverage technology acceleration to maximise their business’s potential, drawing on TWI’s 70+ years’ experience of working collaboratively across industry to identify and co-develop new technologies and applications.”


TWI is a world leading research and technology organisation with a focus on materials, engineering and manufacturing.