Science Industry Partnership

News (June 2020)

'Skills, Skills, Skills' for Recovery

30 Jun 2020

Apprenticeships must be "front and centre" of plans to boost skills in the post-Covid recovery, says Robert Halfon, Chair of the Education Select Committee. But he wants the funding levy for apprenti…More …

Life Sciences Recovery Roadmap

26 Jun 2020

The ABPI and its partners have recently released the Life Sciences Recovery Roadmap, which includes reference to the Life Sciences 2030 Skills Strategy.  "The Life Sciences COVID-19 Response Group wa…More …

MMIP Virtual Conference

19 Jun 2020

Join the MMIP for their virtual conference on Wednesday 15th July, 11.00am - 13.30pm.The agenda will aim to review the overall impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on Supply and manufacture of medicines fo…More …

SIP Member, AstraZeneca to supply Europe with 400 million doses of Oxford University’s vaccine at no profit

15 Jun 2020

Company exploring further additional global capacity to provide broad and equitable access. AstraZeneca has reached an agreement with Europe's Inclusive Vaccines Alliance (IVA), spearheaded by Ge…More …

STEM apprentices’ contribution to the COVID-19 pandemic

12 Jun 2020

Kate Barclay, Independent Consultant and Industry Advisor, Board Member of the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IfATE), and Skills and Talent lead with the BioIndustry Associatio…More …

For the first time ever, there are more than 1 million women working in core STEM roles across the UK

11 Jun 2020

There are more than 1 million women working in core STEM roles across the UK for the first time ever, according to the Wise Campaign. Their #1oftheMillion Day took place on the 10th June 2020.   Wise…More …

Competence Coordinating Role - Mapping document

03 Jun 2020

The Science Industry Partnership Process Industries (SIPPI) has worked closely alongside the COMAH Strategic Forum to produce a Competence Mapping Document Competence within process industries has a…More …

Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education launches a Pulse Survey

03 Jun 2020

The Institute is committed to supporting the apprenticeship sector in dealing with the significant challenges that Covid-19 has presented. To help them, they are asking employer to complete a short p…More …

Big Ticket webinar – Industry placements and T Levels

03 Jun 2020

Industry placements – how might they support your workforce development in the coming months, and what support is available? Many employers have already been offering industry placements, which will…More …