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Rapid Innovation in

Development Event, 3-4 September, 2009 JISC logo

Rapid Innovation in Development

City of Manchester Stadium Conference Centre

Thursday 3 - Friday 4 September 2009

Programme | Venue | Accommodation | Workshop home page | All on one page

Booking for the event

It is important to note that this event is invitation only *. The booking sysetm is now closed for new bookings, but you are still able to modify existing bookings at:

** If you are representing a JISC-funded Rapid Innovation Projects and have not yet registered, please email **

Please note that once you have filled in your booking form you will be able to get login details to allow you to return to the form if you want to amend any of the information you have previously input. If you are unable to attend the meeting (once you have booked) please try and get a replacement, otherwise you may be liable to a late cancellation fee.

If you have a picture or icon you use of yourself, please e-mail it to It will be used for badges and networking throughout the event. Remember to include your name in the e-mail!


The event is free to all invited guests, there is no registration fee. There is a no show fee, if you are unable to attend (once booked) and unable to find a replacement without good reason.

Hotel accommodation is free for one night only which includes breakfast (night of 3rd September, 2009) and paid for by the event organisers.

If you need an additional night’s accommodation as an event facilitator, either contact the event organisers, or provide further details on the booking form.

JISC Funded Rapid Innovation Projects

Delegates representing JISC-funded Rapid Innovation Projects will be expected to pay for their own travel and subsistence through their project budget.

Invited Guests

Invited guests and facilitators will be able to claim their travel (Standard Class travel only) and reasonable subsistence expenses through the event organisers. Claim forms will be provided for the relevant delegates when they register for the event on the day of arrival, together with instructions on how to make a claim.

*How to get an invite

If know someone who might be interested in attending this event that *has not been invited*, please contact Mahendra Mahey, at
They should tell me about the work they are doing in Rapid Development and how they may be able to contribute to the day, e.g. with work they are currently doing, work they were thinking of doing or an idea they are working on. I can then discuss this with colleagues and we can get back to them as soon as possible whether we will be able to accommodate them.