Patricia Hewitt launches InfoLab21
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Trade and Industry Secretary Patricia Hewitt described Lancaster as "a truly entrepreneurial university" at the official launch of InfoLab21 this week.
She praised the fact that Lancaster University was working to blend the traditional university focus on teaching, research and scholarship with business, enterprise and innovation.
Speaking at the official opening of the new ICT Centre on February 2 Miss Hewitt said she had been impressed when she had visited Lancaster's Computing Department many years ago when she was Britain's first minister for E -commerce.
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