Shaping the Future of Talent and Innovation
27-29 May 2024, Madrid
Bringing the brightest minds in academia, industry, and government together to spark transformative discussions, address global challenges and create impact.
At the 2024 UIIN Conference, we come together to explore the transformative future of talent and innovation.
In a world where the landscape of work and learning is constantly shifting, adaptability, creativity, and the seamless integration of technology is imperative. The dynamic interplay between higher education and industry has emerged as a driving force, and universities are now at the forefront of shaping this transformative journey. But as universities strive to become more entrepreneurial and innovative, they confront numerous challenges on the path to engagement, innovation and impact.
The 12th UIIN Conference addresses the shift toward strategic, mutually beneficial university-industry partnerships, recognising the importance of research valorisation, the intensifying global competition for talent, and explores vital trends in innovation, sustainability, future skills.
At UIIN, everything we do is grounded in research. Our conference is no exception. With an engaging blend of thought-provoking discussions, hands-on workshops, and networking opportunities, we provide you with research-driven insights, expertly translated into practical applications.
Join us for the 12th UIIN Conference in Madrid, 27-29 May.
Dive into the extraordinary world of the UIIN community by becoming a part of transformative discussions, experience cutting-edge innovation, and expand your professional network. Get the latest insights to take home from renowned thought leaders, connect with like-minded individuals, and contribute to shaping the future of talent and innovation.
“The UIIN Conference has steadily grown to being the premier global event addressing the issues lying at the intersection of university and industry".
“To me the UIIN conference is actually all about getting inspired It is not surprising that the UIIN conference has become the largest conference on university-industry interaction worldwide”.
"As a practitioner of innovation and entrepreneurship at New Zealand’s leading university, I find the UIIN conference the most relevant for me. Speakers are generous in sharing their best practice, and delegates are eager to connect and share ideas."
“I am always impressed by the energy, enthusiasm and originality of the UIIN conferences on this vitally important topic, as well as the quality of the keynote speakers and the thoroughness with which the conferences are organized".
“The UIIN Conferences provide the participants with first class knowledge and network opportunities. It’s triple helix, open innovation and co-creation in one take!"
"The UIIN provides a fantastic forum to share insights and knowledge to ensure that innovation and excellence is embraced around the world".
"Attending the UIIN Conference is a highlight of my year. It provides exposure to global perspectives on university-industry collaboration that I haven’t found elsewhere."