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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE GIVEN NEW ENERGY AS IT HEADS TO THE NORTH EAST  

  NewcastleGateshead is set to host a leading energy storage conference for the first time, building on its reputation as an international hub for science and engineering. Organised by Newcastle University, the 4th UK Energy Storage Research Conference (UKES) will bring over 200 energy storage industry professionals to the region. The conference will take place

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Ryder Architecture and Northumbria University Scoop Times Higher Education Award

Ryder Architecture, in collaboration with Northumbria University lifted the Most Innovative Contribution to Business-University Collaboration trophy at this year’s Times Higher Education Awards, held in association with Santander Universities UK. These awards, now in their 13th year and widely recognised as the “Oscars of higher education”, shine a spotlight on the exceptional achievements of individuals, teams and institutions.

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Newcastle showcases life science sector in Boston

Leading North East life science organisations and Inward Investment agency Invest Newcastle are set to host an international showcase in Boston, providing local life science organisations an insight into why the region is fast-becoming a UK hotspot for clinical trials. Coinciding with the DIT Boston Mission which is one of a number of successful trade

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New £50m national innovation centre given go-ahead

Permission has been granted to build a major new development in the heart of Newcastle which will link up university academic talent with industry and the public sector to help develop the skills needed to solve real world problems.

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Newcastle University is set to join the national institute for data science – The Alan Turing Institute – as a new university partner

In recognition of Newcastle’s world-leading expertise in computing and mathematics and the application of this research in data science, the University is one of four institutions that will join Cambridge, Edinburgh, Oxford, Warwick and UCL as part of the Turing network.

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Newcastle unveils big plans to transform the city centre

Newcastle City Council has announced ambitious plans to kick start the transformation of the city centre into a world-renowned shopping and leisure destination.

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£2.25M boost to North East energy research

Newcastle, Northumbria and Durham Universities will work to improve energy technology at the atomic level. A new research centre in the region will bring engineers, chemists, biologists and physicists together to develop new high performance materials to improve efficiency in energy generation, storage and transmission systems 

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KEY PLAYERS LINE-UP TO REPRESENT NEWCASTLE AT INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY SHOW IN CANNES

Over twenty-five regional and national businesses have so far confirmed to join Invest Newcastle at next year’s MIPIM: The World’s Leading Property Market 2018 in Cannes. Keepmoat, Tier One Capital, GVA, Ryder, Highbridge Properties, NBS and Science Central are some of the key partners already lined-up to project Newcastle’s vision and attract investment at the

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Muckle adopts artificial intelligence to speed up disputes

The North East’s leading independent law firm for businesses, Muckle LLP, is one of the first in the region to adopt artificial intelligence technology.

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Newcastle named as a top UK smart city

Newcastle is the fastest growing region outside of London for digital and technology employment, according to the second UK Smart Cities Index. Commissioned by Huawei UK and conducted by Navigant Consulting, the report is based on evaluations of 20 cities and their strategies, key projects and overall readiness in using digital technology to improve crucial

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE GIVEN NEW ENERGY AS IT HEADS TO THE NORTH EAST  

  NewcastleGateshead is set to host a leading energy storage conference for the first time, building on its reputation as an international hub for science and engineering. Organised by Newcastle University, the 4th UK Energy Storage Research Conference (UKES) will bring over 200 energy storage industry professionals to the region. The conference will take place

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Ryder Architecture and Northumbria University Scoop Times Higher Education Award

Ryder Architecture, in collaboration with Northumbria University lifted the Most Innovative Contribution to Business-University Collaboration trophy at this year’s Times Higher Education Awards, held in association with Santander Universities UK. These awards, now in their 13th year and widely recognised as the “Oscars of higher education”, shine a spotlight on the exceptional achievements of individuals, teams and institutions.

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New £50m national innovation centre given go-ahead

Permission has been granted to build a major new development in the heart of Newcastle which will link up university academic talent with industry and the public sector to help develop the skills needed to solve real world problems.

Read More

Newcastle University is set to join the national institute for data science – The Alan Turing Institute – as a new university partner

In recognition of Newcastle’s world-leading expertise in computing and mathematics and the application of this research in data science, the University is one of four institutions that will join Cambridge, Edinburgh, Oxford, Warwick and UCL as part of the Turing network.

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Newcastle unveils big plans to transform the city centre

Newcastle City Council has announced ambitious plans to kick start the transformation of the city centre into a world-renowned shopping and leisure destination.

Read More

£2.25M boost to North East energy research

Newcastle, Northumbria and Durham Universities will work to improve energy technology at the atomic level. A new research centre in the region will bring engineers, chemists, biologists and physicists together to develop new high performance materials to improve efficiency in energy generation, storage and transmission systems 

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KEY PLAYERS LINE-UP TO REPRESENT NEWCASTLE AT INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY SHOW IN CANNES

Over twenty-five regional and national businesses have so far confirmed to join Invest Newcastle at next year’s MIPIM: The World’s Leading Property Market 2018 in Cannes. Keepmoat, Tier One Capital, GVA, Ryder, Highbridge Properties, NBS and Science Central are some of the key partners already lined-up to project Newcastle’s vision and attract investment at the

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Muckle adopts artificial intelligence to speed up disputes

The North East’s leading independent law firm for businesses, Muckle LLP, is one of the first in the region to adopt artificial intelligence technology.

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Newcastle named as a top UK smart city

Newcastle is the fastest growing region outside of London for digital and technology employment, according to the second UK Smart Cities Index. Commissioned by Huawei UK and conducted by Navigant Consulting, the report is based on evaluations of 20 cities and their strategies, key projects and overall readiness in using digital technology to improve crucial

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Construction underway on new Learning and Teaching Centre at Newcastle Science Central

Work has started on a £34 million Learning and Teaching Centre for Newcastle University based on Newcastle Science Central which is set to open in September 2019.

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OBN Senior Executive Breakfast – 6th December

OBN Senior Executive Breakfast meetings comprise high level round table discussions, with this special Newcastle edition focusing on:

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OBN BioTuesday – 5th December

OBN will be joined by a line-up of industry experts from the National Innovation Centre for Ageing the NHSA and Invest Newcastle to discuss:

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Newcastle Rare Disease Showcase: 31st October 2017

Organised and hosted by Findacure at The Centre For Life and supported by Newcastle University, The Newcastle Rare Disease Showcase will give you the opportunity to find out the latest on rare diseases.

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VRTGO Conference: 2nd November 2017

VRTGO conference will be held at The Baltic Gallery on the South Shore in Gateshead this year and will feature a wide-range of speakers from companies such as Epic Games.

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EVENT: Lloyds Bank and Google Digital Workshop

Thursday 5th October 9:30am – 1:45pm  Improve the digital presence of your business or charity and the digital skills of your colleagues at a free workshop delivered by Lloyds Bank and Google. To register for this event, please click on the registration link where you will also be able to view other event locations. There

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EVENT: North East Construction Summit

Wednesday 20th September 2017  The Construction Industry Council, North East are delighted to be holding the North East Construction Summit on Wednesday 20th September. The aim of the Summit is to work with the construction industry leaders from the region and national experts to develop a North East Construction Strategy focussed specifically on the issues,

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EVENT – Digital Disruption

3pm – 6pm, Thursday 22 June. Mark Larsen and Allan King, Managing Directors at Accenture’s UK Delivery Centre in Newcastle welcome you to a discussion on Digital Disruption in the modern day, as part of Digital Leaders Week 2017. What is digital disruption? Put simply, digital disruption is substantial business change caused by advances in and the application

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EVENT – Digital Skills in Construction

Learn new ways to attract more customers, work more efficiently and win new business. Interactive workshops ran by The Federation of master Builders (FMB) exclusively for small building and construction companies in the North East and Yorkshire. Learn the latest ways to get the maximum benefit from digital marketing and how the cloud can help

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Event: Accenture Innovation & Technology Open Evening

Thursday 2 November 2016 18:00 – 21:00 GMT  Accenture, 9C Quick Silver Way, Cobalt Business Park, NE27 0QQ Accenture are standing at the forefront for the innovation of technical solutions working with clients across the globe. They are hosting an open evening to showcase how they power their clients by creating new experiences and driving the use

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