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July 2018

Industrial Strategy Grand Challenges – have your say

By |2018-07-04T10:30:43+00:00July 4th, 2018|Government|

An online dialogue is taking place between government, industry, academia and the public, examining the Grand Challenges set out in the UK's Industrial Strategy. These challenges focus on four global trends that will shape the future: artificial intelligence and data ageing society clean growth future of mobility Northern Ireland businesses, [...]

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April 2018

MATRIX Creative Technologies report launched

By |2018-04-11T21:42:46+00:00April 12th, 2018|Creative Technology|

The Creative Technology report was launched today at the Ulster Museum. MATRIX Creative Technologies report This short report examines the creative technology sector in Northern Ireland. When we undertook our study into the Digital ICT sector in 2016 we quickly identified that the creative technologies were a discrete sector with [...]

January 2018

Three NI companies selected for Phase 1 of the Smart School Transport SBRI

By |2018-01-24T16:49:21+00:00January 24th, 2018|Government, ICT & Digital|

Kinsetsu, Analytics Engines and Deloitte MCS have been selected by the Education Authority (EA) for Phase 1 of their SBRI to develop innovative solutions to allow delivery of safer and more efficient home-to-school transport in Northern Ireland. The Education Authority (EA) is responsible for delivering safe, efficient home to school [...]

Government launches 2018 Year of Engineering

By |2018-01-16T13:12:02+00:00January 15th, 2018|Year of Engineering|

A pioneering campaign to transform the way young people see engineering and boost numbers entering the profession has been launched. The Year of Engineering aims to deliver a million inspiring engineering experiences in 2018 and MATRIX will be participating throughout the year. Ministers from across government are joining forces with [...]

Launch of NI Science Festival 2018

By |2018-01-15T15:32:57+00:00January 15th, 2018|STEM, Year of Engineering|

The programme for the ever popular NI Science Festival has been launched, with MATRIX one of the main sponsors. The festival is now in its fourth year, and this year's programme will have 180 events across 11 days in February. These events all help to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering [...]