5 March - Lord Paul presents the Best Partnership award to the OMG and Oxford Brookes team at the annual dinner


March 2009 - at the Knowledge Transfer Partnerships 2009 Awards dinner, a computer vision project which I managed with OMG plc and Oxford Brookes University wins the UK 'Best Partnership' award (left)

September 2008︦ord Brookes University wins a bid to develop enterprise education within the further education colleges of the South East. The �programme is funded by NESTA and will cover both the FE curriculum and the entrepreneurial activities of colleges themselves

April 2008 �Technology Strategy Board announces that KTPs will increase in number from 1000 to 1700 Partnerships over three years, and a new model for shorter projects will be introduced

December 2007 Ⴉll Rammell, the Minister for Higher Education, has said that ... he did not want a distinction to be drawn between "research-intensive" and "business-facing" universities. "I want all universities to be business-facing," he said.딈ES]
October 2007 - responding to the Sainsbury Review, HM Treasury announces a doubling of the Knowledge Transfer Partnerships programme, an expansion unprecedented in the 30-year history of this successful scheme