The Founder of UPF Investee Ai2 wins BBSRC Commercial Innovator of the Year Award for 2014

1 March 2014

Dr Curtis Dobson has won the Commercial Innovator of the Year award at the BBSRC’s Fostering Innovation Awards 2014. The awards were presented at a high-profile event in London on 20 March 2014 in front of an invited audience of leading figures from the worlds of investment, industry, government, charity and academia.

He scooped the £15,000 award is recognition of the successful transfer of technology and resultant healthcare impact over many years with two University of Manchester spin-out companies based on Dr Dobson’s research: Ai2 Ltd and Microsensor Ltd.