Huawei, Adapt agree video and media technology research partnership
13 December 2017 | 0
Adapt, the Science Foundation Ireland centre for research into digital content, and Huawei Technologies have announced a research partnership for exploring next wave of Huawei video and media innovation.
The 12-month collaboration will bring together academic and business experts allowing them work side-by-side to advance new technologies and solutions that will transform how we consume video content.
“The Adapt centre offers industry a unique set of expertise in the digital content space and we are growing international partnerships with world-leading organisations which are providing the basis for significant innovations,” said centre director Prof Vincent Wade. “This collaboration is a prime example of the hugely exciting activity taking place between Irish academia and industry.”
Derek Collins, director of industry engagement, Huawei, said: “Working with the Adapt Centre gives Huawei access to leading state-of-the-art collaboration, that focuses on developing next generation digital technologies that transform how people communicate. We believe that both Huawei’s and Adapt’s philosophy is aligned, in that we want to be the world leading hub of scientific expertise that supports collaborative innovation to unlock the potential of digital content, empower engagement between people and promote creativity.”