Reports, Research & Reviews

PraxisAuril is working to collate public domain research, reviews and reports of relevance to the Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation community and its stakeholders. This content is collected from a range of sources, based on publicly available material, and will be updated on an ongoing basis. If you have content you wish to contribute, or if you have any comments please contact us on info@praxisauril.org.uk.
Author: Graeme Reid
The UK research base is a wonderful success story. It is a magnet for global talent and investment, a feature of our country that is admired around the world, and a source of wide-ranging economic and social benefits. Earlier achievements and current expertise enable us to live longer, enjoy a...
Author: Sherry Coutu CBE
The report makes recommendations for national and local government, universities, schools, colleges, large corporates and the media to improve the ecosystem for scale-up companies.  The Scale-Up Report on UK Economic Growth by Sherry Coutu CBE is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-...
Author: RSA City Growth Commission
This report, from RSA City Growth Commission, is the result of a 12 month independent inquiry into how best to enable the UK’s major cities to drive growth and respond to the fiscal and economic challenges of the future. This document is in the public domain and is sourced from http://www....
Author: European Commission - Joint Research Centre
The 2014 "EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard" (the Scoreboard) contains economic and financial data for the world's top 2500 companies ranked by their investments in Research and Development (R&D). The sample contains 633 companies based in the EU and 1867 companies based elsewhere....
Author: Tera Allas, BIS
Science and innovation are at the heart of the UK’s future success. They are critical to growth in productivity and business investment, our comparative advantages in the global race and our ability to address societal challenges. The context is dynamic, however, as other nations also take this...
Author: Government
This is the first report on the IPO’s work to support innovation and growth in the UK, covering the period from April 2013 to March 2014.   This document is free for re-use under the terms of the Open Government Licence and is sourced from https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/supporting-...
Author: Birgitte Andersen, Muthu De Silva, Charles Levy
This report discusses how to unlock and stimulate different forms of collaborations between universities and businesses, by drawing on a survey of 200 businesses, and in-depth interviews with 14 companies. This document is in the public domain and sourced from http://www.biginnovationcentre.com/...
Author: Elaine Eggington, Rupert Osborn and Claude Kaplan
An evaluation of the impacts arising from the development and introduction of the Lambert model agreements and toolkit, conducted by IP Pragmatics Ltd on behalf of the Intellectual Property Office in collaboration with Association of University Resarch and Industry Links (AURIL), the Confederation...
Author: PraxisUnico
This note is a summary of a recent meeting. It represents a personal summary of the event and should not be taken as an official record, which will be produced separately. A meeting was held in Swindon bringing together the Funding Councils, RCUK and the TSB with a group of PraxisUnico members. The...
Author: Professor Sir Tim Wilson
Since the Lambert Review (2003) there has been a huge change in both the quantum and the quality of business–university collaboration. This change has not only been stimulated by government funding initiatives but also by a growing realisation, within both business and universities, of the central...