ARM Ltd, the world’s leading semiconductor IP company, has just purchased a company developed out of high performance computing research at the University of Warwick in an £18 million pound deal
Warwick Business School has partnered the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) to develop the new Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) for the Office of National Statistics (ONS), following a tender process.
The world’s most adaptable vehicle simulator has been launched by WMG at the University of Warwick by Professor Dr Ralf Speth, Chief Executive Officer Jaguar Land Rover.
Two major investments in the automotive industry in Coventry will create world class facilities for the automotive industry in a resurgent “Motor City” Coventry, and both will be built in the year that will mark 120 years of motor manufacturing history in the City. The first British motor car was made in Coventry in 1897 by The Daimler Motor Company Limited but the company that is playing a central role in Coventry’s resurgence as a “Smart Motor City” is Jaguar Land Rover who is key to two major motor developments in the city both of which will be complete, or well underway, by 2017.
This week the University of Warwick and National Grid have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to extend the successful strategic alliance they have operated for last two years. To date that alliance has engaged in over £1.5 million worth of research and studentships in areas such as: electricity transmission asset management, gas transmission, microtunnelling, and cyber security.
In the last four months, Warwick Business School (WBS) has appointed 13 new professors across a broad range of subject areas and expertise. Dean of WBS, Professor Mark Taylor, has established an Inaugural Lecture Series, to be delivered by these new professors on a topic related to their research.
Warwick Conferences were awarded three gold medals at the Meetings and Incentive Travel (M&IT) Industry Awards ceremony on Monday 28 February 2011.
Staff and students will be interested in the recent report in the Financial Times that Jaguar Land Rover is to relocate its 170-person advanced research group to WMG at the University of Warwick as “part of a strategy to raise vehicle production from fewer than 100,000 to 300,000 a year”.
This year celebrates 30 years of WMG (Warwick Manufacturing Group) - an international multi-disciplinary group that was established by Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya in 1980 in order to reinvigorate UK manufacturing, through the application of cutting edge research and effective knowledge transfer.
Would your business benefit from some free consultancy from MBA and MSc Business students? On Wednesday 3rd February, WBS will be hosting a Project Sponsors Evening for businesses who are interested in learning more about how a WBS Consultancy Project could benefit your business.
The first in a new series of events - Warwick Global Conference - will be held in New Delhi on Saturday 14 November 2009. The first event, “Responding to Change”, will explore a range of topics crucial to the rapidly changing face of Indian and global business.
The University of Warwick was one of the main sponsors of the prestigious Awards for Excellence 2009 Celebration staged by Business in the Community (BITC) West Midlands.