Norwich Research Park Networks and Alliances

Norwich Research Park’s is home to a number of Networks and Alliances that bring together world-leading expertise from across our Park community. Each of these Norwich Research Park collaborations have their own focus area and help to foster new developments in research and innovation. Crucial work that will help to change lives and rethink society by addressing some of the big global challenges.

Many of our alliances and networks have frequent seminars and events. You can keep updated on Twitter by following our @NorwichResearch account and the alliances and networks directly. 

ELSA logoThe Earth and Life Systems Alliance (ELSA) is a strategic cornerstone of the Norwich Research Park. With its interdisciplinary approach to addressing the challenges of a changing climate, the Alliance not only carries out fundamental research but also applies the findings to real world scenarios. 

Visit the ELSA website to find out more  


NIHA logoThe Norwich Institute of Healthy Ageing (NIHA) develops and implements effective  strategies to promote sustained population behaviour change, in order to improve  physical and mental wellbeing. 

Visit the NIHA website to find out more



NISD logoThe Norwich Institute for Sustainable Development (NISD) is a UK centre of excellence set up by partners on the Norwich Research Park to improve global  food security which is threatened by the effects of climate change. NISD will  focus on developing solutions to enable farmers all over the world to build  resilience to variability in rainfall, periods of drought and more extreme and  unpredictable weather events.

Visit the NISD website to find out more


Norwich Cancer Network logoThe Norwich Cancer Research Network showcases the breadth and depth of  cancer research taking place on the Norwich Research Park, improving links  between scientists, clinicians and research bodies and driving high quality  research and open communication.

Visit the Norwich Cancer Network website to find out more



Microbes in Norwich logoMicrobes in Norwich showcases the wide variety of microbiological research  taking place on the Norwich Research Park, improving links between  researchers and research bodies and driving high quality research and open  communication between scientists.

Visit the Microbes in Norwich website to find out more