A new partnership in the Smart City & Digital field
Innovation City Belfast, a new partnership formed by six of the city's key institutions to establish Belfast City Council as a globally significant destination for innovation, has been formalised! BABLE is thrilled to see our collaborative work (in partnership with the Eindhoven International Project Office) with Belfast being realised, and is excited to see Belfast become a global destination for innovation!
Founding partners: Belfast City Council, Belfast Harbour, Ulster University, Invest Northern Ireland, Queen's University Belfast
"With a strong track record in emerging sectors like financial, green and health technology, this is a really exciting step forward in making Belfast a world leader in finding new solutions to global issues, and building upon the investment already secured through the Belfast Region City Deal.
An 'Innovation District', made up of small and medium businesses borne out of university research, will also be created, from Queen's Island to York Street, along with a 'Smart District' in the city centre, where new technologies can be developed, tested and used to tackle challenges caused by the pandemic, climate change and more." Continue reading...