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Final Catapult Centres announced

March 21, 2012

Hidden in the Government’s budget white paper (pdf) are the long-awaited announcements of the final (most likely) catapult centres:

The Government will set up Transport Systems and Future Cities Catapult Centres by 2013. These will bring together world leading IT companies, innovative SMEs and leading universities to commercialise technologies that will increase efficiency and improve the quality of life for transport users and city residents. These centres will work closely with the new Future Cities Demonstrator to be created in 2012-13.

That brings the current lineup to this:

For more background on catapult centres, see this recent article.

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