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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...

As the two-day N8 International AgriFood conference begins in Liverpool when leading researchers and industry experts and representatives from across the agrifood sector debate some of the...

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...

York Festival of Ideas 2018 will take place from 5 to 17 June under the banner of Imagining the Impossible.  With mostly free events, including talks, performances and exhibitions, the Festival...

Up to £35,000 for teams led by early career researchers to validate their commercially-promising ideas in the market. Applications now open. The ICURe (Innovation-to-Commercialisation of University Research) Programme trains, funds and...

An N8 research professional with expertise in the International HE sector is set to join leading figures from across the scientific community at the annual Business of Science Conference in...

Five N8 universities have secured pump-prime funding to explore a series of critical research areas outlined in the government’s Industrial Strategy. Research teams from the universities of Manchester, Newcastle, Liverpool, Lancaster...