Select Committee on Science and Technology

No.44 of Session 2005-06 7 June 2006

PUBLICATION OF REPORT

RESEARCH COUNCIL SUPPORT FOR KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER

The Science and Technology Committee will publish its Third Report of Session 2005-06, Research Council support for knowledge transfer, [HC 995-I and II],  at 00.01 on Thursday 15 June 2006. 

Embargoed electronic copies of the Report will be available from 10.00am on Tuesday 13 June to members of the press and those who gave evidence upon request. Requests should be emailed to [email protected] by 12.00 noon on Monday 12 June.

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Notes to editors

• Under the terms of Standing Order No. 152 the Science and Technology Committee is empowered to examine the “expenditure, policy and administration of the Office of Science and Technology and its associated public bodies”. The Committee was appointed on 19 July 2005.

• This inquiry was announced on 9 November 2005 in Press Notice No 14 of session 2005-06. http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/science_and_technology_committee/scitech011205b.cfm

Membership of the Committee

Mr Phil Willis (Lib Dem, Harrogate and Knaresborough)(Chairman)
Adam Afriyie (Con, Windsor)
Mr Robert Flello (Lab, Stoke-on-Trent South)
Mr Jim Devine (Lab, Livingston)
Dr Evan Harris (Lib Dem, Oxford West & Abingdon)
Dr Brian Iddon (Lab, Bolton South East)
Margaret Moran (Lab, Luton South)
Mr Brooks Newmark (Con, Braintree)
Anne Snelgrove (Lab/Co-op, South Swindon)
Bob Spink (Con, Castle Point)
Dr Desmond Turner (Lab, Brighton Kemptown)