Navigation Links
SAIC to Collaborate with UK Biometrics Institute
Date:10/22/2007

SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced that it signed an agreement with the University of Kent on behalf of the United Kingdom Biometrics Institute (UKBI) to collaborate on biometric and identity projects.

Fostered by efforts of the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), the agreement aims to maximize cooperation from academia, industry and government in collaborative research and development. One facet of the agreement establishes an SAIC student sponsorship program to help enhance students' professional skill sets in the increasingly important area of biometrics.

"This program demonstrates SAIC's commitment to working with academia and the government to bring science to solutions quickly," said John Christensen, SAIC business development. "With this agreement, we're reaching back to our scientific roots to help mentor the next generation of scientist in the UK."

As part of the sponsorship program, the team will establish the 'SAIC University Challenge,' a contest designed to encourage bold and innovative biometric ideas. During the contest, teams from UKBI universities will develop product ideas, form virtual companies and compete against each other for an award.

"This challenge will encourage university students to work with industry to adopt innovative and creative solutions, solve complex problems, think strategically and use project management skills," said Carole Barron, director of Enterprise at the University of Kent. "It will help position these students to pursue careers in the biometrics and leverage their abilities to help solve some of the world's most complex problems."

Andrew Cahn, chief
'/>"/>

SOURCE SAIC
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Apollo Hospitals Collaborates With Histostem For Stem Cell Therapy
2. Apollo Hospital to collaborate with US cancer center to open new radiation therapy department
3. Merck and Takeda to collaborate in the sale of Cancer drug Matuzumab
4. Indian Olympic Association And UNICEF To Collaborate On HIV/AIDS Awareness
5. India to Collaborate With International Vaccine Institute
6. Hundred million dollar gift for malaria institute
7. Magsaysay Award for Dr.Shanta from Chennai Cancer Institute
8. Ontario Institute for Cancer Research is funded $142 million
9. Serum Institute Launches New Tetanus-Diphtheria Vaccine
10. New tetanus-diphtheria combination vaccine launched by Serum Institute of India
11. Weizmann Institute of Science says Immune Cells Could Help Maintain Brain Function
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/23/2014)... New Rochelle, NY, April 23, 2014Men whose testosterone falls ... dysfunction and to be overweight and have heart disease ... designed to identify testosterone-deficient men for further testing and ... Journal of Men,s Health , a peer-reviewed publication from ... free on the Journal of Men,s Health ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... Fruits and vegetables are often displayed in the ... are also plenty of high-sugar foods. A new ... food is portrayed in children,s TV programmes as ... viewing, dietary habits and weight status. , Steingerdur ... food in the popular Swedish children,s TV show ...
(Date:4/23/2014)... Leisure Time Physical Activity on Mobility Limitation in Old ... the risk of mobility limitation in old age, whereas ... in a study which followed up 5,200 public sector ... the Gerontology Research Center in Finland and the Finnish ... often repetitive, wears the body and lasts for several ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... high school sport in the United States with 1 ... in the Center for Injury Research and Policy at ... describe the occurrence and distribution patterns of basketball-related injuries ... training setting among adolescents and teens. , The study, ... , examined data relating to adolescents 13-19 years of ...
(Date:4/22/2014)... Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center are making ... . , A team of physician-scientists at UT ... (a hormone with natural anti-depressant properties) works inside the ... treatment for depression in the form of a neuroprotective ... published online in April,s issue of Molecular Psychiatry, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:High-calorie and low-nutrient foods in kids' TV 2Health News:Midlife occupational and leisure-time physical activity limits mobility in old age 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 2Health News:New study finds 2.5 million basketball injuries to high school athletes in 6 seasons 3Health News:Depressed? Researchers identify new anti-depressant mechanisms, therapeutic approaches 2Health News:Depressed? Researchers identify new anti-depressant mechanisms, therapeutic approaches 3
... - A protein crucial for the immune response appears to ... form of childhood leukemia called T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL). ... the study shows, opening a potential avenue to new drugs ... by Iannis Aifantis, PhD, associate professor of pathology and director ...
... visual evidence of blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, ... present in lakes or reservoirs. In a newly published ... compounds were found almost every time cyanotoxins were found, ... toxins are present. "It is commonly believed that ...
... left partially paralysed found that their condition improved after they ... to research in the September issue of the European ... Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt, studied 60 patients with ... the brain - who had been left with mild to ...
... overall mortality from cancer is decreasing in the European Union, its ... 2002 to 2.5 million in 2008, says a special issue [1] ... of ECCO the European CanCer Organisation) on cancer prevention, published ... economic crisis threatens to affect cancer incidence in a number of ...
... In people with Alzheimer,s, the brain becomes riddled with clumps of ... appearing in the September 17th print issue of Cell ... (APP for short) that yields the prime ingredient in those plaques. ... whose job it is to convert iron from an unsafe form ...
... Doheny HealthDay Reporter , THURSDAY, Sept. 9 (HealthDay ... double for talented teenage athletes. They,re young, immortal, at the ... So when news hits that an apparently healthy, high ... of playing his or her favorite sport, millions of parents ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:NYU Langone scientists find key pathway implicated in progression of childhood cancer 2Health News:If the water looks and smells bad, it may be toxic 2Health News:Brain stimulation can help partially paralyzed stroke patients regain use of their muscles 2Health News:Cancer deaths fall, but prevention still lags behind 2Health News:Cancer deaths fall, but prevention still lags behind 3Health News:Cancer deaths fall, but prevention still lags behind 4Health News:Cancer deaths fall, but prevention still lags behind 5Health News:Function found for Alzheimer's protein 2Health News:Clearing Kids for Sports Participation Sparks Conflicts 2Health News:Clearing Kids for Sports Participation Sparks Conflicts 3Health News:Clearing Kids for Sports Participation Sparks Conflicts 4Health News:Clearing Kids for Sports Participation Sparks Conflicts 5
(Date:1/15/2014)... As health officials across the Midwest warn against the widespread ... Michigan will offer free diagnostic testing for ... to administer tests and, in some cases, fill the matching ... the study. The Grand Rapids, Mich. ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014  Novation, the leading health care supply chain ... value-added reseller (VAR) national contracts that expand its portfolio ... at lower costs. These include manufacturer product and service ... assistance and ongoing IT consulting support. ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 Massachusetts General Hospital ... AMGN ) announced today that they have ... validate new therapeutic targets and develop novel therapies ... that affects millions worldwide. The MGH-Broad-Amgen collaboration brings ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 2Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 3New Novation Information Technology VAR Contracts Offer Significant Savings to Hospitals 2Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 3Mass. General, Broad Institute and Amgen Will Work to Discover New Drugs for Inflammatory Bowel Disease 4
...  -- Ametros Financial Corporation and Ringler Medicare Solutions, ... a partnership to offer Professional Administration services to ... and Life Care Planning services currently offered by ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120406/CG83519 ) Insurers, third-party administrators and ...
... Inc. , a clinical-stage epigenetics oncology company, announced Arthur ... "We are delighted to have Art Pappas ... a former senior level pharmaceutical executive and as a highly ... chairman of the Syndax board of directors.  "As Syndax ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Ametros Financial and Ringler Medicare Solutions Announce Partnership to Provide Professional Administration Services 2Syndax Pharmaceuticals Appoints Arthur M. Pappas to Board of Directors 2
Inquire...
The Optima III 45 cm line of laparoscopic hand instruments is ideal for operative laparoscopic/endoscopic procedures or when a longer instrument is needed....
The Optima III 45 cm line of laparoscopic hand instruments is ideal for operative laparoscopic/endoscopic procedures or when a longer instrument is needed....
The Optima III line of laparoscopic hand instruments provides a well-crafted set of instruments designed for strength and durability....
Medicine Products: