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N8 universities can now apply for the 2018 IBioIC Collaborative Training Partnership programme. The 2018 call for applicants to enter this year’s IBioIC programme is underway, supporting industrially relevant PhD projects...

Technological advances in robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) hold the potential to transform some of the greatest challenges facing the future of global agriculture, according to a white paper published...

University leaders and researchers have come together to deepen the impact of the collaborative work of the N8 Research Partnership and to deliver a step change in its ambitions. The N8...

A RENOWNED academic and veterinary surgeon has warned that the implications of Brexit on the nation’s food production are “major” and include the potential diminution of the workforce required to...

The N8 AgriFood resilience programme has been the subject of two BBC radio reports and one television story in the last month, featuring the universities of Manchester and Sheffield. Professor Bruce...

Dr Annette Bramley, Director of the N8 Research Partnership and Northern Powerhouse Minister, Jake Berry. It’s clear that the key to the North’s future success in rebalancing the UK economy and...

N8 Research Partnership recently hosted a meeting with the South Korea Public Procurement Service (PPS). The visit to the N8 was part of a fact finding mission and to share knowledge and...

An ‘Ivy League’ of Northern Powerhouse universities leading the country in science, research and innovation was called for today (7 June 2018) by the Northern Powerhouse Minister, Jake Berry. The Minister...

Leading researchers and industry experts and representatives from across the agrifood sector will debate some of the most pressing challenges facing the future of global food security at a major...

By Dr Alexa Ruppertsberg, Head of Public Engagement with Research, University of Leeds Recently I was invited to be a panellist on ‘The communication and image of science – STEM attraction...