EU Funding ‘Drop-in Clinic’ at Ulster University

Academics and local businesses recently attended the EU funding drop in clinic at the Ulster universities Coleraine campus. The event was organised to highlight the funding available to local researchers and businesses from Europe. Attendees heard presentations on INTERREG, LIFE and Horizon 2020 funding programs from the Department of the Environment and the Agri Food […]

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Northern Ireland H2020 Energy week event in Brussels

Northern Ireland H2020 Energy week event in Brussels

In its recently published Energy Union Package, the Commission puts a new European energy R&I approach – including an upgraded Strategic Energy Technology (SET) Plan – at the heart of its framework strategy for a resilient Energy Union. In this context, Invest NI with the assistance of Horizon 2020 NICP Energy and support of Ulster […]

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Agri-Precision Technology Scoping Workshop at AFBI

Agri-Precision Technology Scoping Workshop at AFBI

Some of the foremost Agri-Food companies and ICT industry experts in Northern Ireland recently attended a highly successful scoping workshop in the area of ‘Precision Technology’ organised by scientists at the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI), Hillsborough. N. Ireland has an extremely active ICT (Information & Communications Technology) sector, which is at the forefront of […]

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Minister Ford encourages applications for Horizon 2020 funding

Minister Ford encourages applications for Horizon 2020 funding

Justice Minister David Ford has encouraged organisations across Northern Ireland to apply for funding through the new EU funding initiative, Horizon 2020. The Minister was speaking as he opened the first all-Ireland Horizon 2020 Secure Societies event at the QUB Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology. Horizon 2020 is Europe’s largest EU innovation and […]

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Ulster University Knowledge Portal will give NI businesses the edge

Ulster University Knowledge Portal will give NI businesses the edge

Access Ulster will help increase levels of research and development and inspire creativity within the business and wider community, creating commercial opportunities, employment and export growth. Ulster University has unveiled a unique online portal that will help businesses and entrepreneurs benefit from its world leading research and expertise. The Access Ulster portal was launched by […]

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