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We are continually growing our research and development capabilities, working with entrepreneurial leaders in organisations of all sizes across a diverse range of sectors. In order for companies and organisations to stand out, the need to invest in research and development has never been greater. Working in collaboration with an internationally renowned university research group gives access to a wealth of expertise. We are at the cutting edge of knowledge transfer, whether through strategic and applied research or blue skies thinking. Our reputation and success have been built on working collaboratively with companies and organisations regionally, nationally and internationally, to help them create innovative products, processes and services. Developing partnerships enables us to understand 8 www.wmg.warwick.ac.uk the current and future challenges that industry faces, so that we help turn innovation into marketable products. Whether a local SME or a global multinational, our collaborators have benefited from our academic and industrial expertise. Three major programmes that enable us to deliver our research and knowledge transfer are: the WMG centre High Value Manufacturing Catapult, the Institute of Digital Healthcare, and the International Institute for Product and Service Innovation. Over the last few years we have continued to develop our relationship with Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tata Motors. All have dedicated teams of R&D staff working in our buildings on the University campus. JLR and Tata Motors are also partners with us in the National Automotive Innovation Centre (NAIC). The Centre will address the shortage of skilled R&D staff in the automotive supply chain, creating a pipeline of people into companies. The research focus of the Centre includes hybrid and electric vehicles, carbon reduction, and smart and connected vehicles. See page 19 for more information. WMG centre High Value Manufacturing Catapult The High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult is a government initiative to support a range of industrial sectors and accelerate the transfer and commercialisation of new and emerging technologies into world beating products and services. The WMG centre HVM Catapult focuses on the global challenge of Low Carbon Mobility, with Collaboration with Business Collaboration with Business


P1194 WMG Corporate Brochure
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