Our members enable universities and businesses to work in partnership, sharing research and developing discoveries for the benefit of society and the economy

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NEW COURSE: Foundations of Knowledge Exchange

There is increasing importance in supporting academic staff to create impact through knowledge exchange activities. This is emphasised with the introduction of the new Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF) which intends to increase efficiency and effectiveness of how universities undertake Knowledge Exchange activities.  Having an overview of the governmental drivers, academic motivations and modes of Knowledge Exchange are essential in supporting academics to increase impact and diversify income streams. 

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Professional Recognition with RTTP

RTTP gives international recognition and validates 5 core competencies; (1) Strategy & business insight, (2) Entrepreneurial leadership, (3) Effective engagement, (4) Legal & technical knowhow, (5) Governance & project management 

The criteria to become RTTP accredited is to have 3+ years relevant role experience, evidence of skills/knowledge to lead KE/TT projects and/or 60 RTTP CE points (or other qualifications). 

Next submission date 17th October 2019

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2019 Annual Conference

The 2019 PraxisAuril conference incorporated a wide variety of topics representing the diversity of our community. Organised with our volunteer Conference Programme Committee, the topics, sessions and speakers covered four main themes; Global KE, New modes of external engagement, Supporting impact and Knowledge Exchange and Professional development for KE/TT staff.

The conference is now over
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Forthcoming courses and events


PraxisAuril South West Regional Network Meeting

This PraxisAuril MEMBER ONLY regional network meeting is free of charge and will be hosted by Withers & Rogers on Wednesday 6 November 2019, 1:30 – 5:00pm focussing on Developing twenty-twenty vision: Effective IP commercialisation to deliver the impact agenda

6th November

Fully booked!


AHSS Networking meeting

Join colleagues across Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences business engagement, research and knowledge transfer, commercialisation, and everything in between or related, for an afternoon of discussion. (Member only event)

20th November

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Who we are

PraxisAuril develops knowledge exchange and technology transfer professionals with our world-leading training, connecting members and stakeholders at our events and promoting best practice for our sector. 

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