Beta Technology


About Beta

Beta Technology is a private limited company (SME) based in the UK. Its mission is to connect people and knowledge to promote innovation. Beta has been supporting EU research projects for over 20 years, providing specialist expertise in communication, dissemination and exploitation. The company has been involved in a number of high profile health projects and has developed tried and tested methodologies to enable consortia to generate impact from their research through the successful translation of results. Beta is well networked at a European level and is experienced in stakeholder engagement, facilitating dialogue with groups such as policymakers and patient groups.

Role in LongITools

Beta is leading work package 6 and is responsible for coordinating all communication, dissemination and exploitation activity within the project.

Claire Webster

Work Package 9 Leader

Claire has over 13 years of marketing experience working in a number of consultancy firms and has managed multiple projects with a variety of stakeholders. She has expertise in both traditional and digital marketing including websites, social media, events, PR. She recently managed all communications activity for the H2020 project DynaHEALTH. Claire is responsible for leading the communication, dissemination and exploitation work package and is the press contact for LongITools.


Jayne Evans

Exploitation Manager

Jayne is a director and co-owner of Beta, with expertise in business development and strategic communications. She has been involved in EU research programmes for over 20 years and is a former National Contact Point. Jayne is experienced in supporting the take up and commercialisation of research results and will be leading on the exploitation activities for the LongITools project. Jayne is also passionate about science communication and has delivered training programmes to young researchers and directed the production of a number of high impact videos.


Mitchell Salter

Policy Coordinator

Mitchell has worked in Local Government as part of the Local Government Association’s Graduate Scheme (NGDP) gaining experience across a multitude of departments. During that time, he has gained experience in policy development, stakeholder engagement and projects across a variety of work areas, including public health, the environment and economic development. He is committed to helping create healthier places and people. Mitchell will coordinate all policy-related activity in LongITools.