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Alice Frost

Alice Frost

Knowledge Exchange Director,
Research England

Alice Frost is the Director of Knowledge Exchange Policy at Research England. (RE - one of the nine Councils to the new UK public funding agency – UK Research and Innovation).  She is responsible for knowledge exchange policy and funding at RE, and a lead expert at UKRI on commercialization. Her background is in national policy for research, universities, innovation and economic development.  Over many years, Alice has advised countries across Europe and Asia on the UK model of a third stream of funding for knowledge exchange.

  • Outlining how knowledge exchange plays a crucial role in the performance of a university through providing opportunities for sharing of ideas and expertise and the commercialisation of research and innovation
  • Sharing ideas for building better collaboration between universities and business to create opportunities for entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Discussing the funding landscape for knowledge exchange and how this plays a crucial role in the development of commercialised research