All posts by David Mason

Welcome to more Founders’ Fund members…

In the last six weeks, the following companies have joined a growing list of NMiTE supporters. A big thank you to all for your support and enthusiasm. ETL Systems Ltd – who will also be principal sponsors of the NMiTE Ignite curriculum workshop. ABT Loadmac Ltd Arctic Circle Ltd Bathgate Flooring Ltd Brightwells Ltd EMS … Continue reading Welcome to more Founders’ Fund members…

Hereford Times Talking Point – April 2015

In a recent article in The Economist, Sir James Dyson expressed his concern about being able to recruit 3,000 engineers for his expanding design and production facility in Malmesbury. With Britain producing only 25,000 engineering graduates a year, more than half of British firms that employ engineers and IT staff can’t find the employees they … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – April 2015

Coming Up…

Coming Up  The hard work starts now… You may have seen in the Hereford Times that we have been fortunate to secure the presence of Sir Alan Wilson to give a keynote lecture on 12TH March entitled ‘Herefordshire’s future in a world dominated by mega cities’.    We will be working closely with schools to … Continue reading Coming Up…

Hereford Times Talking Point – January 2015

With the New Year comes this plea from the team behind Herefordshire’s pioneering new university: “Please work with us to ensure our graduate engineers hit the ground running!” We aim to develop a new generation of highly skilled, emotionally intelligent, innovative, flexible, employment-ready individuals fit to tackle the problems and opportunities of our age. We’re … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – January 2015

Hereford Times Talking Point – December 2014

With the end of 2014 in sight, it is encouraging to reflect on the progress we have made this past year towards our vision for a world-class university for Herefordshire, with applied Engineering and related Technologies at its core. From completing the feasibility study, we have now moved into the delivery phase. With each day, … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – December 2014

Hereford Times Talking Point – November 2014

The Age of Information has become the Age of Knowledge – to compete globally we must use knowledge to help solve the complex problems that surround us and to grasp the huge opportunities that lie ahead. The education we provide must move with this change. That’s why Herefordshire’s proposed Liberal Sciences© university aims to create … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – November 2014