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Northumbrian Water Group Innovation Festival

The University will be participating in Northumbrian Water Group's inaugural Innovation Festival.

Date/Time: 10 - 14 July, 2017

Venue: Newcastle Racecourse

Newcastle University and Northumbrian Water Group share an award-winning realtionship with shared activities ranging from student projects to world-leading, at-scale research and experiments.

Other organisations at the festival include IBM, Microsoft, Reece Innovation, CGI, Ordnance Survey and BT. Central to the festival programme are six 'design sprints' addressing water, sustainability, and societal challenges.

At the festival, Newcastle Unviersity will be highlighting work in:

  • Advanced Biology for Water Engineering
  • Blue-Green Cities
  • Circular Economy
  • Digital