Prof Colin Riordan
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Cardiff University to spend £300m on innovation centres

Cardiff University is unveiling £300m plans for four new research centres in the city focused on innovation and building the Welsh economy.

The proposals for a former industrial site in the Cathays area include a social science research park and an entrepreneurship centre.

The other buildings would host research on semiconductor technology and turning academic work to practical uses.

Vice Chancellor Prof Colin Riordan explained his vision of the development.

  • 02 Oct 2014
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