Conference urges more business, college links

May 28, 1999

Industry leaders and academics met yesterday to discuss ways of forging stronger partnerships between universities and businesses. Michael Zietlyn, director of the conference organiser, Oakland Consultancy, said better links between the sectors were needed because Britain is falling behind other industrialised nations in terms of turning science and technology into commercially viable products.

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