Newcastle University in Singapore

NewRIIS Opening

Official Opening of NewRIIS - 2 Nov 2017

We witness the official opening of Newcastle Research & Innovation Institute (NewRIIS) on 2 Nov 2017 by British High Commissioner His Excellency Scott Wightman.


Thursday 02 November 2017 @ Newcastle Research & Innovation Institute

The cutting-edge facilities at NewRIIS have been specifically designed to enable research collaboration and knowledge exchange between world-renowned researchers and academics in alignment with Singapore’s strategic needs.  Located at the Devan Nair Institute for Employment and Employability in Jurong East, NewRIIS houses state-of-the-art research facilities, a visualization suite, classrooms, open plan research areas and seminar facilities.

The Institute will build on Newcastle University’s established and excellent global research reputation. The University performs high-quality research across a wide range of disciplines and locations. Areas of particular focus for NewRIIS will include: Energy and Sustainability; Smart Grids, Process Safety, Marine Technology; Data Visualisation and others.

It is envisaged that the events and programmes hosted by NewRIIS will attract high-calibre guests from numerous sectors including industry leaders, prominent academics, global researchers and individuals looking to learn new skills and to find natural partnerships.


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We would like to thank everyone who attended the Opening.