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AHRC/EPSRC: Research and Partnership Development call for the Next Generation of Immersive Experiences

AHRC and EPSRC have recently announced a call to develop a research programme to bring together organisations within the creative economy with researchers from both the arts and humanities communities and beyond: Research and Partnership Development call for the Next Generation of Immersive Experiences “This is not a technology-only research programme, nor one exploring interfaces but…

Inclusive technology prize

Nesta are collaborating with Innovate UK, the Office for Disability Issues, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Irwin Mitchell to invite proposals for the inclusive technology prize. Up to £50,000 is available and the aim is to inspire technological innovation from individuals and small businesses to improve or develop assistive living aids, adaptations, products and systems…

Consultation for FET Proactive Topics open until 30th June

The EC’s public consultation on Horizon 2020’s Future and Emerging Technologies Proactive topics has been extended until the 30th June, 2014. FET is part of Horizon 2020 and funds “visionary and exploratory” research opening up avenues to promising new technologies. The consultation is organised as a series of discussions, in which contributors can suggest ideas for a…

Samsung Global Research Outreach Call Open

The 2014 Samsung Global Research Outreach call is now open. The call is open to all “world-class university researchers” and there are a range of themes relevant to Samsung and its products, see below for a sample and check the website for the full list: 2014 Samsung GRO Program The deadline for submission of applications…

Music, Mind, Brain, and Way of Life

Professor Nigel Osborne (MBE, FRCM) and Dr Clarence Adoo (MBE) will be visiting the University to deliver a seminar on Music, Mind, Brain, and Way of Life. Professor Osborne is a former Reid Professor of Music at Edinburgh University and a world authority on music and the brain, and Dr Adoo is an Education Animateur with the Royal Northern Sinfonia and holds…