Resources

We have compiled an extensive online library of research reports, templates and tools to help support the acceleration and development of life-changing technology that could ultimately improve the quality of medical care across society.

Resources

Buckinghamshire New University case study
Buckinghamshire New University case study

Connecting capabilities to drive forward medtech innovation   Nearing the end of the three-year experiment, MTSC is now collating the learnings and impact on the partner institutions and venture development from participating in this ... Read more

Cohort Two: experimenting with models of acceleration
Cohort Two: experimenting with models of acceleration

Here you will find a report on the outcomes, impact and learnings from accelerating newly formed cross-institutional teams and ideas created during a 2.5 day hackathon through to a six month programme of support and funding. This report focuses ... Read more

Cohort One: Impact and learnings
Cohort One: Impact and learnings

Here you will find a report on the outcomes, impact and learnings of the first cohort to go through MTSC accelerator programme. Utilising the knowledge exchange framework and key metrics designed to evaluate MTSC programme it focuses on the ... Read more

Cohort Four GSK Consumer Healthcare

Applications for Cohort Four Challenge led Accelerator Programme was launched in partnership with GSK Consumer Healthcare Next & Beyond teams on Monday 16 March 2020. The meta challenge, Future of Pain, was developed in collaboration with ... Read more

Accelerator Programme Project Close Documents

The process of closing down the projects supported by MTSC Accelerator Programme is important to evaluating the success of the projects along with accounting for the spend against the award. A similar process is carried out across all our ... Read more

Cohort Three Application and Selection Process

The application and selection process for Cohort Three, Technology led Accelerator Programme, followed a similar format to Cohort One. Applications opened for submission of a written application on 9th May 2019 which included multiple ... Read more

Cohort Two Award Pack

As part the onboarding process of Cohort Two Challenge Led Accelerator programme participants and host consortium higher education institutions received separate award letters and packs to support the disbursement of funds. Participants received Read more

Cross-Institutional Hackathon Documentation

In the bid to experiment with acceleration models the Cohort Two Challenge Led Accelerator programme incorporated a hackathon into the selection process. Applicants were invited to apply to participate in a 2.5 day hackathon, form teams and ... Read more

Cohort One Application and Selection Process

The application and selection process for Cohort One, Technology led Accelerator Programme, opened 5th April 2018 for submission of a written application. Following the close date, 30th April 2018, applicants were shortlisted and invited to ... Read more

Hackathon Report February 2019

The Challenge Accelerator was modelled on the Industrial Strategy Challenge Funds’ Innovation lab process of bringing together research and business to drive innovation aimed at tackling the major challenges of our time. The Hackathon, 1 – 3 ... Read more

Cohort One and Two Reflections May 2019

Learn about good practice on MedTech SuperConnector programme from the consortium institutions. Following on from the September 2018 workshop, in May the consortium met to review the accelerator programme and share good practice. The workshop ... Read more

Branding and Promotion

Get to know MedTech SuperConnector. As the project launched we produced communications and branding materials for our different audiences. You can view a selection of our promotional materials including key event agendas, cohort welcome packs Read more

Cohort One Award Pack

As part the onboarding process of Cohort One on to the Technology Accelerator Programme participants received an award pack, which includes an award letter and a budget template to support the disbursement of funds. We have made this template Read more

Industry Engagement Tools

MedTech SuperConnector aims to bridge academia and industry. Through our engagement and collaboration we have produced a series of tools and templates, including mentor agreements, confidentiality agreements and in-kind contributions trackers, ... Read more

Cohort One Programme Setup Retrospective

Learn about the good practice on MedTech SuperConnector programme from the consortium institutions. As part of our knowledge exchange programme we hold partner participation events. Institutional partners come together to discuss and share ... Read more

Interviews with Partner Institutions September 2018

Hear from the Higher Education Institutions in MedTech SuperConnector consortium about their experience. In September 2018, we conducted a series of knowledge exchange interviews with the partner institutions. The summary report produced ... Read more

Accelerator Programme Design Overview

Read our helpful road map of the next three years of experimentation for MedTech SuperConnector. Read more

Implementing the Framework

Learn more about the roll-out of MedTech SuperConnector knowledge exchange framework and some of the key challenges faced, the full framework report can be found here. Listed below are some of our knowledge exchange reports from facilitated ... Read more

Knowledge Exchange Framework Report

Read about our knowledge exchange framework. Through this comprehensive report gain an understanding of the goals, scope and plan for knowledge exchange activities, including metrics.   Read more

Good Practice Visits

Learning how other institutions and centres of entrepreneurship, both locally and globally, support entrepreneurs is a significant part of the knowledge exchange programme. By engaging far and wide we can bring diverse learnings back to MedTech ... Read more

Cohort One Programme Resources

Through the development of the Technology Led Cohort One, we worked together with a number of highly experienced facilitators and content creators including external consultants, Imperial Enterprise Lab, and MTSC consortium, to create a ... Read more

Governance Structure & Management

An overview of MedTech SuperConnector consortium structure and associated programme work. Project governance structures, working groups, steering board and reporting mechanisms setup and deployed. HEI Consortium Agreement drafted, signed Read more

Programme Overview

Programme Overview

Led by Imperial College London, MedTech SuperConnector provides funding, training, advice and access to industry networks. The accelerator programme allows Early Career Researchers to connect with peers from other academic institutions and the networking opportunities they need to fast-track the translation of their research discoveries.