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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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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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Trust, Identity, Privacy and Security Fellowships

Trust, Identity, Privacy and Security Fellowships

Thu 23, Apr 2015

The Partnership, through EPSRC, wishes to support early and established career fellows in the priority area of Trust, Identity, Privacy and Security (TIPS).

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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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