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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The KE Awards

With the support of Award Sponsors UKRI, we are pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 KE Awards; Paul Maclennan from Anderson Law LLP, University of York, University of the West of England, Coventry University Group, Oxford University and University of Liverpool.

These winners are the very embodiment of what can be achieved, and they have conducted some of the best KE activity in the world.

Entries are now closed
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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 18th 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


Research Contracts 10-13 September 2019

This course develops technical knowledge in confidently drafting, interpreting and amending research contracts, whilst building skills to foster strong relationships and consensus with stakeholders for long term impact. This course runs every 6 months, in March and September.

10th September


Fundamentals of Technology Transfer 8-11 October 2019

Our technology transfer training course covers the breadth of activities that technology transfer professionals encounter in their daily role, develop or refresh fundamental skills and knowledge to make you more effective at your job. This course runs every 6 months, March (or April) and October.

8th October

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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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Professional Development Training Courses



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