Emma is a member of the Emerging Technologies and Industries team. Emma is extremely passionate about sustainability and circular economy and works across a range of projects that will positively contribute towards the UK’s net zero ambitions.

Emma also leads the Nature Inspired Solutions Innovation Network (formerly SIG), focussed on uncovering the underlying mechanisms used in nature and exploring how it could be applied in the design of new products, processes or systems.

She works with collaboration with academics, industry and government to better understand the landscape and enable better opportunities. Recently Emma shared her thoughts on the launch of the Sustainable Innovation Fund, providing some great insight and direction.

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