Knowledge Quarter COVID-19 resources

A selection of the latest developments and resources relating to COVID-19 from Knowledge Quarter partners, including information on business support and the latest scientific and humanities research in the area. Updated monthly. Last updated 20 December 2021.

Job Opportunity: Senior Communications Officer at Guild HE

GuildHE are seeking a full-time Senior Communications Officer to support communications and public relations activities, helping to amplify key messages to enhance the delivery of GuildHE’s core mission and to deliver better value for members.

In case you missed it: KQ Private Views 2021

Virtual events are here to stay. Here is a round up of some of the brilliant Virtual Private Views we have hosted with KQ Partners over 2021, in case you missed them!

Camden Council to receive funding to support a green recovery in Somers Town

Camden Council has been successful in a bid to the GLA for funding from the Future Neighbourhoods 2030 programme. This bid was made in partnership with the Knowledge Quarter, and includes the KQ's Carbon Offset Scheme and Freight Action Plan.

Climate Action around the KQ

A round up of climate and sustainability events happening in and around the KQ area. These Knowledge Quarter events are the first in a new series of masterclasses, workshops and discussion panels, that we are calling Getting to Net Zero. The series is the backbone of our aspiration to become a net-zero carbon emissions innovation district by 2030.

Job Listing: Press and PR Manager at The Place

The Place is looking for an ambitious, confident and enthusiastic person with experience in communications to oversee all Press and Public Relations for The Place’s full range of activity.

KQ Policy News: October Update

A selection of the latest policy announcements and news relating to Knowledge Quarter partners, including developments in the area, research commissions and report launches.

KQ Interview: New Diorama Theatre celebrates their 10th anniversary

New Diorama opened 10 years ago with a mission to develop and support early and mid-career theatre companies and ensembles. To date, the theatre has welcomed over 200,000 audience members to productions by the best theatre companies making work in the UK today.

The Alan Turing Institute Announces First Chief Scientist

The Alan Turing Institutes is delighted to announce Professor Mark Girolami as its first Chief Scientist. This newly created role comes at a critical moment for UK science and technology, following the UK government’s first ever National AI Strategy which was launched just under a week ago.

University College London launch citizens’ assembly on democracy in the UK

Last weekend The Citizens' Assembly on Democracy in the UK was launched by the UCL Constitution Unit, looking at public attitudes towards democracy and examining the core question: how should the UK’s democratic system work?