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March 4th 2024

Circadacare expands into new office at The Catalyst

A tech company that aims to improve independent living through circadian light technology has moved into a new office in The Catalyst at Newcastle Helix. Circadacare, which develops lighting systems that support the circadian rhythm – the natural 24-hour internal body clock that regulates your sleep-wake cycle – has moved […]

June 6th 2023

NICA Launching City of Longevity First Global Conference

The UK National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) has launched a new global initiative to promote healthy ageing and longevity in the urban environment.

March 6th 2023

National Innovation Centres celebrate International Women’s Day in Newcastle 

The UK National Innovation Centre for Data (NICD) and National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) are inviting people to celebrate International Women’s Day in Newcastle city centre, at a series of interactive events and masterclasses.  

January 30th 2023

The Market of Caring Things

Join the Internet of Caring Things team to explore the market surrounding connected devices. This event will be good for businesses that are producing connected products and services that allow us to care for ourselves and the things we care about and the supply chain that surrounds it, along with people who are interested in changing the conversation about ‘care’, what it is and whose responsibility is it.

January 24th 2023

Newcastle Helix presents… CULTURE SHOCK

Work culture is changing.

The question for the North East is how to recruit and retain happy people.

As a newly empowered workforce meets enlightened companies, what could our future look like?

January 19th 2023

Innovator opportunities at UK – China Healthy Ageing Accelerator

The UK-China Healthy Ageing Accelerator, which is led by the UK National Innovation Centre for Ageing (NICA) and delivered with Oxford Innovation Advice, is seeking 10 innovative UK companies offering technologies, products or services that actively support healthy longevity and quality of life.

December 16th 2022

Wearable Technologies of the Future

Join the Internet of Caring Things team and guests at this in-person event, for a morning of hands-on activities, networking with experts, and inspirational talks about the latest wearable technologies and innovations. We ask: Can wearable devices support wellness, health or fun activities across all ages? What leading-edge technologies could […]

November 29th 2022

Altair Northern Seminar – Showcasing the Latest Advancements in Digital Design Innovation

This free to attend seminar and networking event, taking place in collaboration with the National Innovation Centre for Data, will showcase innovative applications of digital design, data analytics and HPC technologies across product development and manufacturing processes.

November 25th 2022

VOICE: Celebrating 15 Years of Impact

The National Innovation Centre for Ageing is delighted to invite you to look back over the last 15 years and celebrate all that VOICE members have achieved and the impact they have had in research and innovation.

September 27th 2022

How The Catalyst is encouraging active travel

Active travel is one of the most effective ways to promote routine physical activity, and here at The Catalyst, we have stepped our facilities up a gear to improve the experience of cycling to work.