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July 27th 2022

New centre manager at The Catalyst

North East innovation centre The Catalyst has appointed a new centre manager.

Amelia Findlay has taken on the role following three successful years as centre manager at The Core, which is also located on Newcastle Helix just a stone’s throw away from The Catalyst.

June 15th 2022

Ambitious global technology consultancy chooses Newcastle creating 200 new jobs

Invest Newcastle has announced a further 200 brand new, high-tech jobs as it welcomes global technology consultancy Credera to the region…

June 13th 2022

Innovation centre The Catalyst hits full capacity

A state-of-the-art £50m innovation centre in the heart of Newcastle is running at full capacity, just two years since opening its doors.

May 20th 2022

Newcastle launch for £5.6m ageing project

Newcastle host the launch of a £5.6m cutting-edge health programme, helping North of Tyne businesses understand how they can support people to lead longer, happier lives.

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. 

February 21st 2022

GlycanAge announces new test to diagnose menopause

A Newcastle-based life science company has announced it is designing a new at-home blood test, which has the potential to diagnose menopause and perimenopause.

January 24th 2022

onHand opens door to The Catalyst

A DIGITAL business that connects companies and their teams with thousands of volunteering opportunities across the UK is expanding in Newcastle after launching a base in The Catalyst.

January 11th 2022

Life science talent specialist RBW Consulting set to expand its thriving operation with new North East office

Life sciences talent and strategic consultancy, RBW Consulting, has today announced the opening of a new office in Newcastle city centre which will establish its presence in the North East of England and form part of its wider expansion strategy.