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NPL visit UEA

The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) visited the Norwich Research Park on the 13th December 2018 and were hosted by Dr Karen Smith at the Enterprise Centre.

About NPL: NPL is the UK's National Measurement Institute, and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science and technology available. NPL share their expertise with government, business and society to help enhance economic performance and the quality of life. NPL's measurements help to save lives, protect the environment, enable citizens to feel safe and secure, as well as supporting international trade and companies to innovation. See http://www.npl.co.uk for further information.

Highlights:  included presentations by Ms Lisa Leonard, Head of Regions, NPL Strategy, Regional Development and Skills; Dr John Molloy, Regional Development Manager,       Agritech and Future Communications; Mr Andre Burgess, Strategic Business Development Manager, CAV, Digital Economy, Energy Sustainability and Dr Emiliana di Santis, Higher Research Scientist, Biometrology, Life Sciences and Physical Metrology.

There was a Networking Lunch that enabled over a dozen academics from across the Norwich Research Park to talk to our visitors informally and this was followed by a series of individual meetings between PIs and the NPL.

For further information on how businesses can work with UEA/NRP, please contact Dr Karen Smith in the first instance at karen.l.smith@uea.ac.uk