Enterprise and impact
We have a long track record of co-producing knowledge with a diverse range of users, beneficiaries and communities, delivering impact in multiple ways.
We have an inclusive approach to working with non-academic stakeholders to design and conduct research that matters. A distinctive feature of our research is our longstanding commitment to conducting work to improve the situation for the most vulnerable people and places.
Impact case studies
Adapting water and energy infrastructure to climate change
Co-development of tools and procedures for incorporating climate change in water and energy investments has since been adopted within individual projects worth $60-500m and shaped procedures behind $80 billion planned investment (2019-2030).
Examples of wider impact
Growing the Creative Industries
Allan Watson is working with The Royal Anniversary Trust and Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) to stimulate growth in the Creative Industries sector, specifically focusing on how the higher and further education sector can support CreaTech - the area where the creative industries meet technology.