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Stephanie Smith

Stephanie Smith

Head of Policy,
Russell Group

  • Discussing the £91m boost in research funding for English universities for 2019-20 and how the government is not on track to meet its target of 2.4% spend of GDP on research and development by 2027 with current trends estimating this target will not be reach until 2053
  • Analysing the importance of research and development at the head of the government’s industrial strategy to ensure the UK stays at the forefront of innovation after Brexit and into the future
  • Exploring the opportunities provide through Quality-Related (QR) research funding and how this supports research talent