Professor Alex Williams is Associate Dean Enterprise in the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture at Kingston University. The majority of his work has focused on Knowledge Exchange, and he has led on a number of ERDF-funded KE initiatives, including:

  • Embedding Digital Innovation in Smaller Organisations in NW England (2013-2015)
  • A Product Innovation Centre at Salford (2006-7)
  • Embedding Innovation within SMEs, a collaboration with Salford, Lancaster and Anglia Ruskin (2005-7),
  • A Sino-European Design Management Network funded via the EU’s Asialink programme (2004-6)


6th Jun 2017
Room: Room 13

Knowledge Exchange in the Creative Economy: The Hidden Story

Knowledge exchange in the Creative Economy is often associated with large funded projects, but there is a ‘hidden story’ of academic and research-student interactions that remains unreported and under-exploited.  In a project funded by the AHRC (‘The Hidden Story’), University Alliance institutions have worked together to shine light on these activities by utilising new big

Theme: Translation
Level: Leadership
Speakers:Richard Brooks, Prof. Alex Williams, Prof. Jon Dovey
Time: 15:45
Date: 6th Jun 2017
Room: Room 13