Design and Innovation APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To encourage the exchange of knowledge and understanding between Parliament and the design industry and innovation communities, helping to raise the profile of design both inside and outside of Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to Design and Innovation

1. ‘Design in Innovation strategy, 2020-2024’
20/08/2020 - Innovate UK
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Found: Design in innovation strategy 2020-2024 ˜Design in innovation strategy 2020-2024 Contents Foreword

2. Innovate UK Design Strategy
20/08/2020 - Innovate UK
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Found: Design in innovation strategy 2020-2024 ˜Design in innovation strategy 2020-2024 Contents Foreword

3. Council for Higher Education in Art and Design - written evidence
11/09/2018 - Inquiry: Fourth Industrial Revolution - Education Committee
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Found: and Design (CHEAD)  Introduction to CHEAD CHEAD is the representative body for the art and design higher

4. Design Council - written evidence
03/09/2019 - Inquiry: Regional Imbalances in the UK Economy - Treasury Committee
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Found: evidence - Design CouncilWritten evidence submitted by the Design Council (RDE0050) About Design CouncilDesign

5. New money to build homes stalled by planning
24/02/2018 - Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities
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Found: 500 Additional design resources Aylesbury Vale £6,000 £85,000 £91,000 Additional design resources Bath

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Recent Speeches related to Design and Innovation

1. Innovation in Hospital Design
04/02/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered innovation in hospital design.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link
2: research has been done on their design, showing that the innovative use design was inhibited because private - Speech Link

2. Innovation Economy: Skills
16/03/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: made of (1) the skills required for a successful innovation economy, and (2) whether the education system - Speech Link
2: identified three skill sets required in an innovation economy: technical, behavioural and creative-thinking skills - Speech Link
3: begun to open from September 2019. They are an innovation of employers, universities and the FE sector - Speech Link

3. Industrial Strategy: Local Growth
26/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: the Minister to set out the ways in which the innovation, productivity and wealth-creation capacity of - Speech Link
2: for investment, along with infrastructure and innovation. The Prime Minister and the Cabinet Secretary - Speech Link
3: will the Minister recognise the importance of design, which gets no mention at all in the Build Back - Speech Link

4. Digital Regulation: Driving Growth and Unlocking Innovation
06/07/2021 - Written Statements

1: digital technologies in order to drive growth and innovation. It brings together all the work we are doing - Speech Link

5. Helicopters: UK Design and Manufacture
10/07/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: confident about what comes next. Our brilliant design and engineering teams must surely feel secure about - Speech Link
2: aircraft were designed by Sikorsky of the USA, but the design and manufacturing rights were purchased by Westland - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Design and Innovation
1. Design
asked by: Giles Watling
22/05/2019
... what estimate he has made of the gross value added by the design sector in each region of the UK.

2. Design
asked by: Ian C. Lucas
22/05/2019
... what (a) steps he is taking and (b) funds he is allocating to ensure that the UK remains a world leader in the design sector.

3. Design
asked by: Lord Vaizey of Didcot
20/11/2018
... what recent assessment he has made of the contribution to the UK economy of (a) design and (b) design skills.

4. Design
asked by: Stephen Kinnock
02/05/2018
... whether his Department plans to seek reciprocal recognition of unregistered design rights between the EU and the UK after the UK leaves the EU.

5. Roads: Design
asked by: John Hayes
29/03/2021
... (b) architecture related to roads and (c) roadside aesthetics.

Latest Questions
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7 Current APPG Officers
Lord Bilimoria Portrait
Lord Bilimoria
Officer
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
Lord Freyberg Portrait
Lord Freyberg
Officer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Jack Brereton Portrait
Jack Brereton
Officer
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 31st July 2019
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Barry Sheerman MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5037.

Email: sheermanb@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Floriane Fidegnon, Policy Connect, 7-14 Dover Street, London SE1 4YR. Tel: 0207 202 8588

Email: Floriane.fidegnon@policyconnect.org.uk

Secretariat:

Policy Connect acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.policyconnect.org.uk/

Group's Website:

http://www.policyconnect.org.uk/apdig/

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Feb 2021
Source
Policy Connect
Description
Policy Connect Ltd is paid by the following to act as the group's secretariat: Design Council, Crafts Council, Foster + Partners, CHEAD, Sheffield Hallam University, Design Business Association, PDR, Design and Technology Association, Ravensbourne, Royal College of Art, Contemporary Visual Arts Network, GovGrant, University of Sheffield   From : 04/02/2021 To : 03/02/2022
Value
£39,001
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
Policy Connect
Description
Policy Connect is paid by the following to act as the group's secretariat: Design Council, Crafts Council, Chelsea College of Art, Foster and Partners, Council of Higher Education in Art and Design (CHEAD), Sheffield Hallam University, GovGrant, Design Business Association, PDR, Design and Technology Association, Ravensbourne, Royal College of Art, Contemporary Visual Arts Network   From : 04/02/2020 To : 03/02/2021
Value
£42,001
Date
10 Jul 2019
Source
Policy Connect
Description
Secretariat   From : 10/07/2019 To : 09/07/2020
Value
£39,001
Date
10 Jul 2018
Source
Policy Connect
Description
Secretariat   From : 10/07/2018 To : 09/07/2019
Value
£37,501
Date
10 Jul 2017
Source
Policy Connect
Description
Secretariat   From : 10/07/2017 To : 09/07/2018
Value
£49,501
Financial Benefits Received
Date
10 Feb 2017
Source
Design Business Association
Value
£5,000
Date
18 Nov 2016
Source
Council for Higher Education in Art and Design
Value
£1,680
Date
14 Nov 2016
Source
Knowledge Transfer Network
Value
£1,800
Date
29 Apr 2016
Source
Design Business Association
Value
£2,500
Date
23 Feb 2016
Source
CHEAD
Value
£1,680
Date
5 Feb 2016
Source
Design Business Association
Value
£3,000
Date
19 Oct 2015
Source
Design Business Association
Value
£3,000
Date
15 Oct 2015
Source
Design Council
Value
£1,800
Date
14 Aug 2015
Source
Knowledge Transfer Network
Value
£1,680
Date
13 Aug 2015
Source
Design Business Association
Value
£3,000
Date
11 Aug 2015
Source
University of Reading
Value
£2,070
Date
6 Feb 2015
Source
BAE Systems
Value
£7,500
Former APPG Officers
Lord Rogers of Riverside Portrait
Lord Rogers of Riverside
President
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Vaizey of Didcot Portrait
Lord Vaizey of Didcot
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Burt of Solihull Portrait
Baroness Burt of Solihull
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 19th June 2019
Lord Bichard Portrait
Lord Bichard
Vice-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Angela Smith Portrait
Angela Smith
Vice-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Penistone and Stocksbridge
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Whitaker Portrait
Baroness Whitaker
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017