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Virtual Technology Cluster launched to support innovation

Virtual Technology Cluster launched to support innovation

Thu 30, Apr 2015

The new Virtual Technology Cluster (VTC), launched by Lockheed Martin and technology merchant bank, Restoration Partners, is one of a number of initiatives being conducted across the United Kingdom to accelerate innovation and growth.

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Partnerships for Success: Human Security and Research Impact Conference

Partnerships for Success: Human Security and Research Impact Conference

Wed 1, Apr 2015

The Partnership hosted a conference in London on Monday 16 March 2015 to celebrate the launch of the Academic Marketplace, an online gateway to research with commercial promise.

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Growth of Centre for Secure Information Technologies

Growth of Centre for Secure Information Technologies

Mon 30, Mar 2015

The Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT) at Queen’s University Belfast, which has been a beneficiary of the Partnership, has successfully delivered on their original five-year proposal to develop a UK Innovation and Knowledge Centre for Secure Information Technologies.

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Evidence briefing on security, religion and radicalisation

Evidence briefing on security, religion and radicalisation

Tue 24, Mar 2015

A new evidence briefing on Security, Religion and Radicalisation is now available, published by the ESRC in collaboration with Open University. It highlights research undertaken by Partnership Leadership Fellow, Professor John Wolffe, as part of his Religion and Global Uncertainties 1914 - 2014 project.

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Strategic Approach for Partnership published

Strategic Approach for Partnership published

Wed 18, Mar 2015

The Strategic Approach for the Partnership has been reviewed following the shift from the Global Uncertainties Programme to the Partnership in early 2014.

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Researchers provide evidence to House of Commons committee on biometrics

Researchers provide evidence to House of Commons committee on biometrics

Fri 13, Mar 2015

In August 2014, the House of Commons announced an inquiry on Current and future uses of biometric data and technologies.

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Scoping study on conflict research published

Scoping study on conflict research published

Thu 19, Feb 2015

In 2014, the Partnership for Conflict, Crime and Security Research, through the ESRC, commissioned Professor Steve McCorriston of the University of Exeter to undertake a scoping study to identify gaps in existing research in the area of conflict.

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Conflict Theme Leadership Fellow Appointed

Conflict Theme Leadership Fellow Appointed

Mon 16, Feb 2015

The Partnership for Conflict, Crime and Security Research is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor David Galbreath as Theme Leadership Fellow for the Partnership’s Conflict theme.

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Policy Seminar held with Co-operation Ireland

Policy Seminar held with Co-operation Ireland

Tue 3, Feb 2015

The External Champion to the Partnership, Dr Tristram Riley-Smith, held a Policy Seminar at Durham University in December 2014 entitled Holistic Approaches to Reducing Marginalisation: An Irish Perspective.

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Watch highlights from the Getting Religion seminar

Watch highlights from the Getting Religion seminar

Wed 21, Jan 2015

The Getting Religion – Challenging Religious Illiteracy in a Time of Global Uncertainty seminar was held on Tuesday 6 January in London.

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