Monthly bulletin archive

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Monthly news bulletin issue 05/2017

Contents: 100A1 Ambassadors, Open House London, HELMEPA Awareness Campaign, New research team driving data-centric engineering, Nuclear power is set to get a lot safer (and cheaper) – here’s why

Monthly news bulletin issue 04/2017

Contents: Royal Institute impact, ICON first conference a great success, robotics and autonomous systems workshops, Foundation's grant data now shared through 360Giving, interactive map of our funded programmes, new grant funded.

Monthly news bulletin issue 03/2017

Contents: Royal College of Art students tackle marine sector, Engineering Horizons Bursary, Global Clean-tech awards competition runner up, Ulf Aberg Award winner, Director post advertised for risk institute in Singapore.

Monthly news bulletin issue 02/2017

Contents: The Alan Turing Institute director, Heritage and Educational Centre expert panels, RCA exhibition, blockchain technologies workshop, research fellowship, Ri lectures on video, Lloyd’s Register Technology Radar – Low Carbon, call for robotics expression of interest, resilience first call for proposals, Foundation's annual review.

Monthly news bulletin issue 01/2017

Contents: Ri Christmas lectures, impacts from 2016, job opportunity, additive manufacturing roadmap draft for consultation, Safety Grand Challenges.

Monthly news bulletin issue 12/2016

Contents: ESRC grant award; Ri Christmas Lectures, additive manufacturing roadmap draft for consultation, energy storage review underway, distributed ledgers workshop, Safety Grand Challenges, regional summaries of Foundation grants, new starters in the Heritage & Education Centre.

Monthly news bulletin issue 11/2016

Contents: Foundation's conference videos, public understanding of risk institute, robotics and autonomous systems foresight review, distributed ledger technologies review, impact that our funding can achieve, welcome to new employees, new Heritage and Education Centre newsletter.

Monthly news bulletin issue 6/2016

Contents: Foundation's conference in October, UK STEM education landscape report, calls by International Consortium on Nanotechnology, NSIRC selects PhD studentships, exploring evidence supporting inshore water safety.

Monthly news bulletin issue 1/2016

Contents: calls for our new resilience engineering programme, and structural integrity and nanotechnology Phds; a Foundation-funded PhD scholar's 2015 SESAR Young Scientist Award; robotics and autonomous systems foresight review consultation; and our digitisation project.

Monthly news bulletin issue 11/2015

Contents: new opportunities for PhDs in nanotechnology; application of emerging technologies to saving lives at sea; improving knowledge of science among young people in Greece; new editor at The Conversation; UK NEST awards science and engineering scholarships

Monthly news bulletin 10/2015

Annual review; Lloyd's Register opens its door to the public; NSIRC PhD student present to the Foundation; Lloyd’s Register Foundation Heritage & Education Centre; Yarrow Exhibition for the Lord Mayor’s City Giving Day Visit; The Big Bang Fair 2015; Travelling Science Education in Turkey.

Monthly news bulletin 9/2015

Annual review; Lloyd's Register opens its door to the public; NSIRC PhD student present to the Foundation; Lloyd’s Register Foundation Heritage & Education Centre; Yarrow Exhibition for the Lord Mayor’s City Giving Day Visit; The Big Bang Fair 2015; Travelling Science Education in Turkey.

Monthly news bulletin issue 8/2015

Contents: funding to improve STEM teaching and learning; LR mentors for our TWI Phd studentships; robotics and autonomous systems; Project Undaunted; get in contact and join in The Conversation; RNLI open their new all-weather centre

Monthly news bulletin issue 7/2015

Contents: project on the future of LR’s archive gets an official name; The Conversation; comments invited: structural integrity and systems performance, and resilience engineering; Foundation establishes grants in nanotechnologies; grant to Alan Turing Institute confirmed; seafarer’s mental healthproject on the future of LR’s archive gets an official name; The Conversation; comments invited: structural integrity and systems performance, and resilience engineering; Foundation establishes grants in nanotechnologies; grant to Alan Turing Institute confirmed; seafarer’s mental health

Monthly news bulletin issue 6/2015

This workshop aimed to design models of industry/academia collaboration and to build science, innovation and R&D ties between South Africa and the UK. For more on this and other news from the Foundation click the title above.

Monthly news bulletin 5/2015

Contents: structural integrity and systems performance foresight review; measuring and reporting on our impact; Prof Jeom Paik awarded the William Froude Medal; digitisation update.

Monthly news bulletin issue 4/2015

This month we highlight some recent activity including a recent visit to Korea and Singapore, our resilience engineering workshop, the inaugural NSIRC conference to be held in June, Arkwright scholarships, and our Information Centre's digitisation project.

Monthly news bulletin issue 3/2015

Contents: Welcoming the Wellcome Trust; advancing our interests in nanotechnology; Highland Celebration of Engineering and Science 2015;; teaming up with Tomorrows Engineers at the Big Bang; collaboration with RNLI to save lives; digitisation update

Monthly news bulletin 2/2015

The main news item is about the publication of our Annual Review which describes the great strides we have taken in essentially our first full year of operation.

Monthly news bulletin issue 1/2015

Contents: new fund for faster research impact; promoting safety and public understanding of risk; young researchers come together to address global challenges; setting our direction at NSIRC

Monthly news bulletin - Issue 2/2014

We’ve chosen this month to say something in particular about the skills and education element of our grants portfolio. This is an area we are reviewing at the moment in order to maximise our impact in the skills and education area connected with our three strategic objectives

Monthly news bulletin - Issue 1/2014

In this our first edition, we want to get over the message that the Foundation has moved on from publishing its strategy and putting the necessary housekeeping in place, and has commenced major grant giving