Press Releases

Emmanuelle Charpentier named in Time magazine’s ‘100 most influential people in world' list

Apr 16, 2015 11:00 GMT Umeå University Emmanuelle Charpentier, professor at Umeå University, has been selected by Time magazine as one of its 100 most influential people in the world list for 2015. She was recognised for her discovery of the CRISPR-Cas9 mechanism in bacteria, which became a gene editing tool now used in research labs world wide.

EIT ICT Labs opens Summer School at High Tech Campus

Mar 23, 2015 17:18 GMT EIT ICT Labs The third EIT ICT Labs Summer School with focus on Health and Wellbeing, and Innovation and Entrepreneurship is taking place @ the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven from July 12 to July 24, 2015. This year the EIT ICT Labs Summer School opens its doors for Master students from various disciplines. For students who are interested in ICT innovation and the impact of technology on health and wellbeing.

Patterns in large data show how information travels

Feb 16, 2015 08:00 GMT Umeå University According to Fariba Karimi, network scientist at Umeå University, analysis of massive online data can reveal what information matters to us and with whom we have most in common. For example, networks can be used to study how information travels from one part of the world to another. She defends her thesis on Friday 20 February.

Workplace Wellbeing Top Priority For Companies

Jan 08, 2015 09:00 GMT CBRE Companies are increasingly prioritising employee needs when making business and real estate decisions, according to the latest annual European Occupier Survey by global real estate advisor, CBRE.

EIT ICT Labs, a mission @work!

Dec 19, 2014 15:54 GMT EIT ICT Labs On 11 December 2014, the new Co-location Centre Eindhoven at the High Tech Campus 31 was opened by Prince Constantijn van Oranje, who is very well connected to the European Digital Agenda. The Inauguration Event started at 10:00 hrs with an ‘Open House’, in which 24 demos of action line activities, startups and partners were showcased.The official programme started at 15:00 hrs with a guided tour.

Apocalyptic framing enable a discussion of Global Climate Change

Dec 17, 2014 14:31 GMT Umeå University Man made emissions of climate threatening greenhouse gases are changing our living conditions around the globe. Martin Hultman, Technology and Environmental Historian, Umeå University and Jonas Anshelm researcher at the Department of Technology and Social Change, Linköping University, are the author’s behind a new book: Discourses of Global Climate Change.

Apocalyptic framing enable a discussion of Global Climate Change

Dec 17, 2014 14:31 GMT Umeå University Man made emissions of climate threatening greenhouse gases are changing our living conditions around the globe. Martin Hultman, Technology and Environmental Historian, Umeå University and Jonas Anshelm researcher at the Department of Technology and Social Change, Linköping University, are the author’s behind a new book: Discourses of Global Climate Change.

Dec 17, 2014 09:00 GMT CBRE London’s West End remained the world’s highest-priced office market but Asia continued to dominate the world’s most expensive office locations, accounting for three of the top five markets, according to CBRE Research’s semi-annual Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs survey.

Dec 10, 2014 14:00 GMT CBRE The global pharmaceutical industry is undergoing substantial change with direct ownership of real estate assets set to fall in the next two years creating a new market for third party investors, according to the most recent sector survey by CBRE, the global real estate advisor.

EIT ICT Labs opens new location High Tech Campus Eindhoven

Nov 27, 2014 10:38 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT ICT Labs opens a new office in Eindhoven at the High Tech Campus on 11 December. The opening of EIT ICT Labs’ new office is an important step in the goal of driving ICT innovation in the Netherlands. EIT ICT Labs Co-Location Centres are located in high-tech innovation hubs like the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, next to the hubs in Paris, Trento, Berlin, Helsinki, London and Stockholm.