The Lloyd’s Register Foundation is a charity that helps to protect life and property and support education, engineering-related research and public engagement.
Its vision is to be known worldwide as a leading supporter of research, training and education – relevant to the field of engineering – which makes a real difference in improving the safety of the critical infrastructure that is vital to modern society. To support this, it promotes scientific excellence and acts as a catalyst working with others to achieve maximum impact.
Recent major awards by the Foundation include £10 million in funding to the Alan Turing Institute to support research on engineering applications of big data and £9 million to fund research and education in the field of nanotechnology.
For more about the Foundation see www.lrfoundation.org.uk