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Research Map highlights Conflict, Crime and Security research centres in the UK

Research Map highlights Conflict, Crime and Security research centres in the UK

Mon 15, Jun 2015

The Partnership has sought to map research centres within the United Kingdom who are conducting high quality and cutting edge research across the areas of conflict, crime and security.

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Loughborough’s challenge for a more resilient society

Loughborough’s challenge for a more resilient society

Fri 12, Jun 2015

As societies around the world change rapidly, they constantly face new threats, be it environmental or human induced. It is vital to understand how we can prepare for future adversity – to develop rapid and effective responses in times of crisis and to strategize reducing risk in order to create secure and resilient societies.

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Research call for hub on Commitment to Privacy and Trust in Internet of Things Security (ComPaTrIoTS)

Research call for hub on Commitment to Privacy and Trust in Internet of Things Security (ComPaTrIoTS)

Thu 4, Jun 2015

The RCUK Digital Economy (DE) theme, in partnership with Innovate UK, the Digital Economy and Future Cities Catapults and NHS England, are funding up to £9.8M over three years for an interdisciplinary research hub focusing on privacy, trust and security in the Internet of Things (IoT).

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Science and Security research programme delivering impact

Science and Security research programme delivering impact

Tue 2, Jun 2015

The Science and Security programme commissioned new research to develop greater understanding of how developments in science and technology will present both opportunities and threats to future defence and security.

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Research call for UK-Singapore cybersecurity collaboration

Research call for UK-Singapore cybersecurity collaboration

Thu 28, May 2015

In an effort to build stronger partnerships between the UK and Singapore, the Cabinet Office, in partnership with EPSRC and Singapore's National Research Foundation (NRF), are funding a UK-Singapore research collaboration in cyber security.

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British Academy and Department for International Development Anti-Corruption Evidence Partnership

British Academy and Department for International Development Anti-Corruption Evidence Partnership

Wed 27, May 2015

The British Academy (BA) and the Department for International Development (DFID) evidence partnership aims to support world-leading multi-disciplinary research towards effective policy making and interventions in a bid to reduce corruption in developing countries.

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Content sought for Anti-Corruption Research Network UK newsletter

Content sought for Anti-Corruption Research Network UK newsletter

Tue 19, May 2015

Transparency International (TI-UK), the UK chapter of the global movement to combat corruption, is seeking content to add to its next newsletter for the Anti-Corruption Research Network UK.

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Network launched to support trust and responsible innovation with personal data

Network launched to support trust and responsible innovation with personal data

Fri 15, May 2015

The Digital Catapult is hosting the Personal Data and Trust Network, launched in October 2014 in partnership with the Knowledge Transfer Network, Innovate UK, the EPSRC and RCUK Digital Economy theme hubs.

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Two new research centres established to counter crime in the cloud

Two new research centres established to counter crime in the cloud

Wed 13, May 2015

Cloud technology enables users to access software, services, data storage and computer power via internet enabled devices. This greater degree of freedom available to the user has led to its success, but also has led to the exploitation for malicious intent. The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), in partnership with the Metropolitan Police Service and the National Crime Agency, have jointly funded a research call to address this problem.

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New Cyber Security Engineering and Commercial positions at CSIT

New Cyber Security Engineering and Commercial positions at CSIT

Wed 6, May 2015

The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) at Queen’s University Belfast, which has been a beneficiary of the Partnership, have launched a new recruitment campaign to attract outstanding cyber security engineers, innovators and commercialisation professionals from around the globe.

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