What are universities for?

  • 14 November 2018
  • Dinner, Discussion
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David Sweeney
Executive Chair, Research England, UKRI
Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell
President and Vice-Chancellor, The University of Manchester
The Rt Hon the Lord Willetts FRS
House of Lords
Professor Jonathan Grant
Vice-President/Vice-Principal (Service), King's College London

Jisc, The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851

This discussion appeared in the FST journal below.

Reports of debates on the importance of place in the Government's Industrial Strategy, improving measures of economic growth, R&D spending targets and "what are universities for" have been published in the Foundation Journal.

Volume 22, Issue 4