The Industry Partnerships and Commercialisation team for Imperial's Faculty of Engineering is co-producing the Imperial.Tech.Pitch series through the summer and autumn of 2021 with Imperial Business Partners.

Infrastructure resilience

This will include a series of presentations and pitches showcasing Imperial’s engineering research and technologies aiming to improve the security and resilience of the infrastructure around us, chaired by Professor Washington Ochieng, Co-Director of the Institute of Security Science and Technology and incoming Head for the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Affordable technologies in an ageing society

The event saw a series of presentations and pitches showcasing Imperial’s engineering research and technologies in healthcare to improve healthy life expectancy and meet the demands of an ageing population, before the experts convened for a lively and informative panel discussion chaired by Dr Jonathan Jeffers (Mechanical Engineering) - the first engineer ever to receive a National Institute for Health Research Research Professorship.