Tag: Technology

New Trimble Technology Lab Gift to UMass Amherst Expands Training and Research for Building Design and Fabrication

New Trimble Technology Lab Gift to UMass Amherst Expands Training and Research for Building Design and Fabrication

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and AMHERST, Mass., – A significant in-kind gift from Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) will expand the University of Massachusetts Amherst’s leadership in training and research in 3D building design, digital fabrication and the sustainable built environment. Partnering with Trimble allows UMass Amherst to more fully integrate across its curricula the technological tools that are […]

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Massachusetts Selected to Partner in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Innovation

Massachusetts Selected to Partner in Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Innovation

UMass Medical School to participate in public-private partnership to develop and commercialize new advanced manufacturing technologies The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has been named a partner in the nation’s first manufacturing innovation institute in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, and UMass Medical School is one of five universities supporting the effort, according to an announcement from Gov. Charlie Baker. […]

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UMass Dartmouth Convenes 3rd Maritime Innovations Conference

Filed in Collaboration, Featured, General, Innovation by on December 13, 2016
UMass Dartmouth Convenes 3rd Maritime Innovations Conference

The largest gathering of marine technology companies in New England UMass Dartmouth is at the heart of the marine technology industry in New England, and on November 30 the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) organized the largest gathering in New England of marine technology firms. More than 180 attendees from around the world, and […]

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IDEAS UMass Boston Puts Spotlight on Innovation, Connection

Filed in Featured, General, Innovation by on November 29, 2016
IDEAS UMass Boston Puts Spotlight on Innovation, Connection

Using video games to challenge biases. Putting mobile devices in the hands of mental health patients to create therapeutic images that do what words cannot. Drawing inspiration from nurses in developing countries to create life-saving kits. These were just some of the cutting-edge ideas explored at the IDEAS UMass Boston conference held on Wednesday. The […]

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UMass Lowell Faculty Sandbox: A Real Tech Playground

Filed in Featured, Innovation by on November 10, 2015
UMass Lowell Faculty Sandbox: A Real Tech Playground

The word “sandbox” may conjure up childhood memories of toy shovels and Tonka trucks, but in the computing world a “sandbox” is a secure environment in which developers can create and test new software. That’s more in line with the university’s new Faculty Sandbox, which the Information Technology Office opened in October at O’Leary Library. […]

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