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Research and innovation at the University focuses on some of the most pressing challenges facing healthcare, with world-leading insights into the causes of musculoskeletal disorders, cardiovascular disease, viral infections and cancer.Health
Research covers all major aspects of engineering and the physical sciences, including cross-cutting themes such as energy, materials, medical engineering and artificial intelligence, with theoretical, experimental and modelling work underpinning all areas.Engineering
The world is changing both through natural causes and the impact of human activity. These changes affect the whole of society and there is a need to better understand them to provide advice and practical solutions to manage and mitigate their impact.Environment
Data analytics research at Leeds is having significant impacts on society, from enhancing cancer guidelines and patient care programmes, to informing commercial strategy and public policy analysis.Data
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Nexus is a community for technology businesses of all shapes and sizes that work, connect and collaborate with the research and innovation expertise at the University of Leeds.Join Us
The view from here – Melanie Ellyard, British Business Bank
We chat to Melanie, Senior Manager for Yorkshire, Humber and Tees Valley, UK Network for the British Business Bank about the current funding landscape for business in our region and what she sees should be our key priorities for future growth.
The Revolution of Work
As we enter a recovery phase, the future of work is a much-debated topic for businesses up and down the country. And yet, amongst the noise there is little dialogue around the solutions to innovation, investment in technology, flexible working options and the need for offices in the future.
Partnerships specialist joins Nexus team as membership growth continues
Barry Singleton has been appointed to the role of Business Engagement Officer with Nexus, joining its team of engagement and collaboration experts to further develop the Nexus community’s business membership pipeline.