Queen’s University Belfast is being honoured by Her Majesty the Queen for its work in strengthening global cyber security and protecting the online activity of billions of internet users around the world.
The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) at Queen’s – a major hub for research and innovation in cyber […]
Northern Irish companies are being particularly encouraged to apply for the 2016 US-Ireland Research Innovation Awards.
The Royal Irish Academy and the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland, who jointly run the competition, are now seeking expressions of interest from companies across the island of Ireland who can demonstrate exemplary research innovation characterised by appropriate […]
The Precision Medicine Catapult, the UK’s innovation centre for precision medicine, announced today that Belfast, Cardiff, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Oxford will be the initial locations for its regional centres of excellence network.
Each centre will act as a hub for regional precision medicine activities within the UK-wide network, co-ordinated from […]
Gavin Campbell is quick to brush away any interviewer concerns about the complexity of his subject matter.
“It’s true. People can be very wary of R&D and subjects like advanced manufacturing materials,” he says. “But, at the end of the day, it’s about making products that are attractive and products that […]
The 2015 Knowledge Economy Index was launched today in Belfast.
The launch, which was held at Brewbot on the Ormeau Road, brought together representatives from business, government and academia to hear from NISP Connect director Stephen Orr, Acting First Minister Arlene Foster and local entrepreneurs.
This year’s index has revealed some startling […]
It’s been quite a while since Matrix, the Northern Ireland Science Industry Panel, stepped up to the mark with a report on what is a key sector of the local economy.
Back in 2008, it took a closer look at advanced engineering and advanced materials in separate reports. One member of the panel back then was Dr. Rob Hardeman, Technologist at Seagate’s
manufacturing facility […]
We produce regular, in depth reports which outline the work, findings and recommendations of our specialist panels. These reports are an invaluable resource for anyone interested in how new technologies and market opportunities can be developed within the Northern Ireland economy and beyond.
The 2015 ICT Digital Report is launching soon...