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Educating in Virtual and Augmented Reality

Digital Catapult Centre Brighton’s February VR meetup focused on exploring the role virtual and augmented reality can play in the teaching and training of students, at any age.  Brighton-based Curiscope, who are pioneering cutting-edge immersive technologies in education, were on hand to lead the proceedings.  Ed Barton, the firm’s CEO, was on hand after the […]

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Digital Catapult and DCMS launch Cyber 101

The four-year programme will help cyber security SMEs hone their business skills through mentoring and workshops that support their growth LONDON, UK, 17 February 2017 – Digital Catapult announces that it has secured up to £1.1m in funding from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), to deliver Cyber 101, a business advice and […]

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Nissan’s UK commitment to transform the North East tech sector

Dean Brown, Information Systems Section Manager at Nissan Motor Manufacturing UK, reveals how Nissan has been working with Digital Catapult North East & Tees Valley to stimulate jobs and economical growth in North East England. To say Nissan and the city of Sunderland have been under a media spotlight for the last eight months is somewhat of […]

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Digital Catapult and Seedcamp launch Augmentor

The 10-week programme will deliver tailored mentoring and access to cutting-edge immersive facilities LONDON, UK, 9 February 2017 – Digital Catapult announces it has launched Augmentor, an equity free programme in partnership with Seedcamp, to support early stage tech businesses developing applications of immersive technologies. The 10-week programme will help advance next generation virtual, augmented […]

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Digital Catapult welcomes Professor Mel Slater as Immersive Fellow

Professor Mel Slater will bolster expertise in immersive technologies LONDON, UK. 7 February 2017 – Digital Catapult today announces that Professor Mel Slater has been appointed as Immersive Fellow. The appointment marks the centre’s ongoing focus on demonstrating just how emerging technologies, such as VR and AR, can be applied to different market sectors to help […]

Business leaders outline digital roadmap for industry

Leaders from the UK’s most prominent businesses to develop roadmap for digitalising Britain’s industrial base. Industrial Digitalisation Review launches, and will assess which technologies could boost productivity and create many more high skilled jobs. Review to be published this year hopes to become a ‘Sector Deal’ with a plan for the wider economic take up […]

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