Science Industry Partnership

News (May 2020)

Careers in engineering – A beginner’s guide

29 May 2020

Writer and STEM ambassador Sarah Anderson takes a look at the basics of engineering, the variety involved in the sector, and the first steps required to embark on a career in engineering.  Using princ…More …


AstraZeneca have partnered with Oxford Biomedica to make potential COVID-19 vaccine

29 May 2020

SIP Member, AstraZeneca, have signed a Clinical and Commercial Supply Agreement with Oxford Biomedica. As part of the Clinical & Commercial Supply Agreement, AstraZeneca will have access to Oxford…More …


GSK actions to support the global response to COVID-19

28 May 2020

SIP member, GSK has announced their actions to support the global response to COVID-19.  GSK is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and is supporting global efforts to tackle the virus. Since the…More …


Deal for 30 million coronavirus vaccine doses struck between Oxford University and AstraZeneca

26 May 2020

SIP member, AstraZeneca has a struck a deal with Oxford University to produce a coronavirus vaccine at scale - pending successful trials. This was announced on the  18th May.  Business Secretary Alok…More …


Migration Advisory Committee seeks views on skills shortages

21 May 2020

The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has launched a 6-week call for evidence, asking business organisations and employers to share their valuable recruitment experiences as part of a review of the…More …


UKRI supporting pupils to engage with cutting-edge science online

19 May 2020

With schools closed to most pupils because of coronavirus, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) is supporting young people to stay connected with each other and enjoy inspiring science lessons through a…More …


Vaccines Manufacturing and Innovation Centre to open 12 months ahead of schedule

18 May 2020

Race to manufacture millions of doses of a coronavirus vaccine boosted with a multi-million-pound government investment. Up to £93 million government investment to open the UK’s first dedicated Vacci…More …


The Energy Institute have published the aforementioned framework

06 May 2020

The Energy Institute yesterday (5th May) published the aforementioned framework. Its aim is to assist an organisation when planning to return to normal operations post Covid-19. "Government has now st…More …


New Look Panel Launches Survey for Apprentices

05 May 2020

The Institute’s panel of apprentices has been refreshed with 20 impressive new recruits from across the world of earning and learning. Their first important task is to gather feedback from apprentices…More …


Pfizer expands home learning resources with 'Science in a Box'

05 May 2020

SIP Member, Pfizer have released some of their 'Science in a Box' resources as online modules on their website. These 'Science in a Box' resources were originally used by STEM and SIP Ambassadors for…More …


AstraZeneca and Oxford University announce landmark agreement for COVID-19 vaccine

04 May 2020

SIP Member, AstraZeneca announced last week (30th April) an agreement with Oxford University for the global development and distribution of the University's potential recombinant adenovirus vaccine ai…More …


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