An innovation-active sector with a strong exchange of knowledge and ideas with the research and knowledge base of the further and higher education sectors.
Specifically the group seeks to foster collaboration between leading industry players and HE/FE to:
- Develop collaborative research programmes
- Ensure modern fit-for-purpose curriculum content
- Influence dissertation and research topics to ensure they address the needs of the sector
- Increase impact of research programmes
- Improve graduate employability and employment
- Improve the sector’s reputation amongst students and graduates,