Suffolk Sustainability and Innovation Summit 2nd Feb 2018

The first Suffolk Sustainability and Innovation Summit will be hosted by KEEP+ delivery partners University of Suffolk on 2nd February 2018 at the Ipswich Waterfront Innovation Centre (IWIC). The University, in partnership with Suffolk County Council will be launching the Suffolk Sustainability Institute (SSI) at the event, an exciting new initiative providing a range of services including consultancy, research,  innovation support and knowledge transfer across Suffolk. The event is open to a wide range of sectors including private businesses, charities, government and academia so make sure you book your place to be part of this groundbreaking new facility.


The summit will include 1:1 pre-bookable innovation consultations for businesses to meet with academic and business engagement staff to discuss how the University can help support their plans for innovation and growth, including opportunities such as KEEP+.  1:1 sessions can be booked via

Keynote Speakers will include:

  • Nick Cliffe, Innovate UK,
  • Alan Ridealgh, Muntons
  • Jarmo Eskelinen, Future Cities Catapult
  • Professor Darryl Newport, University of East London
  • Professor Mohammad Dastbaz
  • Cllr Matthew Hicks, Suffolk County Council

Light refreshments will be provided.

Registration is open now via the Eventbrite website.