Northernlands 3 - Connecting Business With World-Leading Research

About Dennis Dokter

Relationship Officer at Nexus, the University of Leeds’ innovation hub

Dennis is the Relationship Officer at Nexus, the University of Leeds’ innovation hub. Nexus connects businesses to world-class research and expertise across the University, providing bespoke support that delivers real commercial impact and accelerates growth. Prior to this, Dennis worked at Statistics Netherlands (CBS) as Grant Development Manager, acquiring funds for research, particularly for Big Data research as well as teaching data ethics and the role of research within society. With a strong background in Philosophy and Ethics of Society Science & Technology, Dennis’ specialties are dealing with questions on data and research methodology.


After the conference we would really appreciate your feedback about what you found useful and what we could do in the future.


Nothernlands 3 is a collaboration between ODI Leeds and The Kingdom of the Netherlands, the start of activity to create, support, and amplify the cultural links between The Netherlands and the North of England. It is with their generous and vigourous support, and the support of other energetic organisations, that Northernlands can be delivered.

  • Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • West Yorkshire Innovation Festival