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Innovation and Covid-19 challenges – the WM response and legacy – 30/4/20

Date

30 April

Time

9:45 – 12:15

Location

Zoom (link and joining instruction sent after registration)

Organisers

Innovation Alliance

The Event

Innovation Alliance are bringing together an Innovation Policy and Practice Event and discussions with three Working Groups (Innovative Health WG, Innovative Low Carbon WG and Smart City Alliance) in a virtual event on the morning of 30th April. It will consider how the innovation ecosystem in the WM has responded to Covid-19 challenges so far and how it can continue to respond during the ongoing health and economic crisis and recovery.  Covid-19 has brought rapid and collaborative innovative responses to challenges, providing immediate solutions. At this virtual event, where it will explore how the WM can capitalise on this experience of demand-led innovation and adoption beyond the immediate crisis to create new market opportunities and aid economic recovery for our innovative businesses. The event will mix keynote speakers from three different sectors/ themes, each strongly impacted in different ways, and breakout discussions to kick-start future mid to longer term innovation actions.

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