Transformative Technologies Strategy Advisory Panel

The Transformative Technologies Strategy Advisory Panel has a focus on the tools, technologies, and approaches that enable researchers to push the boundaries of bioscience discovery and stimulate innovation.

Terms of reference

The panel will provide advice to UK Research and Innovation and Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) on a broad range of topics including:

  • disruptive experimental methods and technologies to advance bioscience research and innovation
  • research employing quantitative approaches to harness large scale data in the biosciences
  • development, dissemination, and stewardship of computational methods, software, data resources, and cyberinfrastructure
  • emerging interdisciplinary fields within the biosciences.

Panel membership 2023

  • Professor Kathryn Lilley (Chair), University of Cambridge
  • Professor Jason Swedlow, University of Dundee
  • Professor Richard Emes, Nottingham Trent University
  • Professor Neil P. Chue Hong, University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Rachel Errington, Cardiff University
  • Dr Thomas Gorochowski, University of Bristol
  • Professor Tiina Roose, University of Southampton
  • Professor Rainer Breitling, The University of Manchester

Previous meeting dates

  • 7 to 8 February 2023
    Transformative Technologies meeting (Zoom), Birmingham
  • 13 July 2022
    Transformative Technologies meeting (Zoom)
  • 6 December 2021
    Transformative Technologies meeting (Zoom)
  • 4 to 6 May 2021
    Transformative Technologies meeting (Zoom)
  • 2 to 3 December 2020
    Transformative Technologies meeting (Zoom)
  • 11 November 2019
    Exploiting New Ways of Working meeting, Birmingham*
  • 16 April 2019
    Exploiting New Ways of Working meeting, Birmingham*

*Please note that the Transformative Technologies Strategy Advisory Panel (TT SAP) was previously known as the Exploiting New Ways of Working Strategy Advisory Panel (ENWW SAP).


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Last updated: 10 February 2023

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