ESTnet Past Event

Wales Festival of Innovation

Wfoi BlackThe ESTnet, along with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) and the Welsh Government was a major partner in the second Wales Festival of Innovation.

Building on the success of the 2014 Festival, 39 events took place all over Wales during the month of June 2015 hosted by large and small companies, and academic institutions, to showcase how Wales leads the way in many aspects of global innovation.

Aimed at the companies and people of Wales and beyond, under its banner the Wales Festival of Innovation included large events and exhibitions such as Digital 2015 and CoInnovate, the South Wales Cyber Security Cluster and SPTS Technologies School Open Day.

As part of the extensive coverage of the Wales Festival of Innovation Chris Meadows, ESTnet Board Member and Head of Open Innovation at IQE plc, spoke in the Western Mail on at how Welsh businesses, in particular SME’s, can capitalise on the country’s position as a collaborative hub.