December 6, 2021

I, Science

The science magazine of Imperial College

Part of the Imperial Festival podcast series: Hugh Penfold discusses commercialising discoveries ...




The Imperial Festival 2013 was on Friday 3 May and Saturday 4 May and attracted over 10,000 visitors. I, Science went along and talked to some of the scientists demonstrating their work.

In this episode, we talk to Hugh Penfold, the Deputy Director of Technology Transfer at Imperial Innovations. He goes through various options for bringing discoveries to the market and explains how a new contact lens for double vision that was invented at Imperial College may soon be available to sufferers worldwide.