New campaign to turn dreams of 'Industry 4.0' into regional productivity and profits 17/07/17

New campaign to turn dreams of 'Industry 4.0' into regional productivity and profits

Ambitious visions of “Industry 4.0” need bringing back down to earth if businesses are going to commit to real change, argued industry leaders and academics at a LUMS roundtable event (12 July 2017).

Top Business leaders call on the UK to tackle productivity gap at the launch of ‘Be the Business’ 11/07/17

Top Business leaders call on the UK to tackle productivity gap at the launch of ‘Be the Business’

A group of business leaders has called for businesses to engage with solving the UK’s poor productivity at the launch of ‘Be the Business’, citing the Productivity through People programme as an example.

LUMS teams up to boost innovation in Cumbria 07/06/17

LUMS teams up to boost innovation in Cumbria

As part of a new £4.1m project, Lancaster University is collaborating with University of Cumbria to boost innovation in Cumbria.  

LUMS and The Manufacturing Institute join forces for latest apprenticeship 27/04/17

LUMS and The Manufacturing Institute join forces for latest apprenticeship

Neil Ralph, Director of Degree Apprenticeships, explains more about the latest collaboration between LUMS and The Manufacturing Institute, aiming to offer a masters-level apprenticeship to manufacturing leaders.

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LUMS launches new Low Carbon Innovation Forum 20/04/17

LUMS launches new Low Carbon Innovation Forum

LUMS launches new 6 month management programme to help directors and managers of 60 Lancashire SMEs think about energy saving processes and new low carbon products. 

Exuberance caused the UK house price boom, according to Dr Alisa Yusupova 20/04/17

Exuberance caused the UK house price boom, according to Dr Alisa Yusupova

Dr Alisa Yusupova presented a research paper at the annual conference of the Royal Economics Society, exploring the cause of increasing house prices in England since the late 1980's.

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