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We unlock the value in the vast amounts of data that are being collected in all areas of research, industry and society.

Newcastle Data

We are home to a large community of academics, researchers, students and partners working in data. There is great strength and depth to our work in data across our University including:

  • biomedical informatics
  • data for manufacturing
  • data visualisation
  • spatial analytics
  • streaming data modelling
  • text in a digital age
  • regulation of data driven technologies

National Innovation Centre for Data

We also lead the National Innovation Centre for Data (NICD). This unique £30m facility accelerates innovation by delivering technical and practical data skills into regional, national and international organisations.

Our research, teaching and external engagement are fully integrated to deliver the maximum benefit to students, the economy and society.

We are focused on using data to help solve real-world problems. By creating collaborative communities we:

  • give people opportunities
  • transfer knowledge
  • introduce new activities
  • generate impact
The Catalyst, home to the National Innovation Centre for Data. Image credit: Mark Slater