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Knowledge transfer and exchange

Knowledge transfer and exchange is the process of working collaboratively with industry to marry cutting-edge university research with an organisation's business ambitions. Our departments, research centres and clusters partner with industry to identify and pursue mutually beneficial research objectives through collaborative work.

Successful collaborations are not only of great benefit to industry, society and our communities, they also demonstrate the potential for the direct application of research. Feedback from partners can also inform further research. A wide variety of funding schemes are available to support knowledge transfer and exchange collaborations.

has an experienced team of technology transfer executives who can work with you to make the most of intellectual property. And research centres have a distinguished track record of providing expert consultancy to organisations to help overcome business challenges and share the benefits of cutting-edge research.

To discuss working collaboratively with , please email the Director of Knowledge Transfer, Dr Mark Gray or call +44 (0) 208 411 5319.

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Case study - My Care Academy

My Care Academy is a knowledge building community between , and .

Our vision

Our vision is to improve health and social care for our local communities by transforming professional development and learning within North Central London. We’re enabling our workforce and partners in care to harness and share local talent, expertise and skills by embracing digital solutions to connect, collaborate and co-create to deliver world-class care.

Get involved

If you or your organisation want to know more or get involved in the MyCA community, please register your interest .

If you or your students want to join the MyCA, please email us. We are keen to connect and collaborate with staff and students that are interested in:

  • Guest blogging
  • Sharing ideas and creating content for our Virtual Classroom
  • Joining our collaboration community and contributing to our Knowledge Bank

Get in touch

Email: mycareacademy@mdx.ac.uk

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