IOP for Business

You are invited to attend the IOP’s inaugural Business Innovation and Growth conference where you can connect to physics, business, skills and funding.

Come along and hear how small, medium and large businesses have pioneered physics-based innovations and opened up growth markets.

Supported by our sector innovation champions Appleyard Lees, Nature, Rolls-Royce, Siemens and Unilever,  – the event has something for everyone - physicists, innovators, entrepreneurs, R&D managers, open innovation experts, engineers, business directors, CTOs and CEOs.

Gain insights from our keynote speaker - Sir Martin Sweeting OBE - the founder and executive chairman of Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd, a corporate spin-off from the University of Surrey.

Hear from winners of this year’s IOP Business Innovation Awards as they share lessons learnt and how they achieved success - winners include EndoMag, Innovative Physics, Leonardo, PepsiCo, Plastipack and Sonobex.

You can also attend a number of workshops to advance your skills and access new opportunities. Find out how to - Access Global Markets, Navigate the Innovation Landscape, Junk the Jargon, Meet the Press as well as Access Finance.

Finally come along to our early evening drinks reception and meet our speakers, members and fellows of the IOP.

Great if you can join us and be part of the IOP business community.


Key dates

Early registration deadline:

11 January 2019

Registration deadline:

20 February 2019


Organised by the IOP Business Innovation and Growth Group