Jenni Stergiou is Director of Research & Innovation Service at Northumbria University and Director of Training & Development at ARMA. Jenni has advised many University Research Offices of the development of their due diligence processes for GCRF and other types of projects, and has first hand experience of implementing this at the University of Leeds.


14:00 - 15:15
18th Jun 2019
Meeting Room 3b

Resilience versus risk when collaborating with international partners

The Global Challenge Research Fund has resulted in a substantial increase in the number of international collaborations and the number of UK research organisations that are leading international collaborative projects. The vast majority of the overseas partners are in Lower or Middle Income Countries (LMICs) and frequently in countries which have a high rate of

Theme: Culture, environment & people
Level: Open to all
Speakers:Pam Hicks, Jennifer Stergiou
Time: 14:00 - 15:15
Date: 18th Jun 2019
Room: Meeting Room 3b

11:15 - 12:30
18th Jun 2019
Hall 2b

Resilient research information management – stewardship, partnership and advocacy

Researchers and their teams spend nearly half of their time on administration rather than research. Some administrative burden is expected for good management and compliance but duplication & complexity is on the rise in the administrative information being collected from researchers (proposals, CVs, institutional and funder reporting, etc.) – there is a dual problem of

Theme: Policy & strategy
Level: Open to all
Speakers:Jennifer Stergiou, Dr Simon Kerridge, Valerie McCutcheon
Time: 11:15 - 12:30
Date: 18th Jun 2019
Room: Hall 2b