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May 9th 2022

New faces at The Catalyst

North East innovation centre, The Catalyst, has announced three key appointments to its customer facing team. Emily Lane joins as assistant centre manager, Molly Calveley as events coordinator and Nicola Thanekar as customer experience assistant.

April 5th 2022

Newcastle co-host launch of global report recognising the city as a world leader in ageing innovation

The UK’s National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) has partnered with the World Bank to co-host the launch of a report which provides a roadmap on how focusing on six key areas – universal design, housing solutions, multigenerational spaces, physical mobility, technology, and efficient spatial forms – can help policymakers […]

March 31st 2022

CPI establishes presence at Newcastle’s Helix quarter

Following its move to The Catalyst, independent innovation organisation CPI is looking to collaborate and support the commercialisation of deep tech innovations that solve healthcare and sustainability challenges. 

June 28th 2021

Intelligent City of Longevity shortlisted in global real estate awards

The National Innovation Centre for Ageing who are based in The Catalyst on Newcastle Helix, has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Urban Project’ category in the MIPIM Awards 2021.

June 4th 2021

DTG Support Newcastle University Executive MBA

DTG has provided eye opening insights into real-life data challenges

April 29th 2021

National Innovation Centre for Data presents:

National Innovation Centre for Data presents: Technology Choices with Altair

April 29th 2021

Tancream on at The Catalyst

A DRAGON’S den slaying duo are making Newcastle’s Catalyst home, tapping into university support to help grow their business.

March 24th 2021

Can a robot help a healthy lifestyle? Newcastle puts it to the test

The UK’s National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) is the first in the world to evaluate “gita robots”, a cargo-carrying robot which follows you round, to assess the impact on the mobility of older adults.

March 18th 2021

Global expansion for UK National Innovation Centre with a new VOICE in the US

Together with VOICE, The UK’s National Innovation Centre for Ageing will launch their very first citizen-led community in the US.

March 15th 2021

Newcastle firm launches tool to boost industrial cyber security

A NEWCASTLE data firm is supporting clients to boost cyber resilience with the launch of an assessment tool to spot gaps that digital fraudsters can exploit.