1. ITV Report

Northern Universities should lead the UK

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North West universities should act to become the ‘Ivy League’ of North, leading the country in science, research and innovation. The Northern Powerhouse minister, Jake Berry, along with academics and researchers from across our universities, will meet at a summit in Liverpool later to discuss the challenges and opportunities of automation in the workplace.

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There are new opportunities for the Northern Powerhouse to position itself at the heart of the 4th Industrial Revolution, to tackle the Industrial Strategy Grand Challenges and to embrace the challenges and opportunities that come with Britain exiting the European Union.”

– Northern Powerhouse Minister, Jake Berry