The Academy, working with our partners in the National Engineering Policy Centre has been providing advice to government on a range of areas including manufacturing methods for personal protective equipment, ventilation and the impacts of COVID-19 on R&D. 

Risks and opportunities paper

The COVID-19 crisis is impacting on almost every aspect of UK life, and poses many risks and opportunities beyond the immediate crisis response. Working with our Fellows and National Engineering Policy Centre partners, the Academy has developed a policy issues paper outliningsome of the mid-term concerns arising from the pandemic, from rebuilding the knowledge economy to infrastructure resilience.  

Report: Meeting challenges from COVID-19 (145.72 KB)

COVID-19 Immediate impact on high-tech innovative start-ups

A rapid summary of the challenges faced by 34 Enterprise Hub members in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 immediate impact on high-tech innovative start-ups (198.02 KB)