Data Science Investment Counter —Funding raised by UK data science companies in 2018.
£ 5.640 Million
matt hancock

The UK government just announced it will pledge £250m (roughly $304m) to be invested in a national artificial intelligence (AI) research lab for the NHS. The announcement was made by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday, who claimed that with this new investment AI will be able to transform care and cut waiting times in […]

UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock has warned social media companies they could face a ban if they fail to promptly remove self-harm and suicide content. Speaking on the BBC’s Andrew Marr show on Sunday, Hancock said: “If we think they need to do things they are refusing to do, then we can, and we must […]

Matt Hancock speaking at the Blockchain Partnership event that was held at the Digital Catapult Centre, London, on Tuesday 26 April 2016.

Five new AI (artificial intelligence) centres are set to open next year across the UK, backed by £50m in government funding, the gov.uk site announced on Tuesday. The centres will be based at universities, and NHS facilities in London, Glasgow, Oxford, Leeds and Coventry and are expected to be up and running at some point […]

Britain’s government has earmarked £300 million in funding to invest in Artificial Intelligence research, with the aim of making the UK a global leader in the field. More than fifty companies and organisations rallied behind the plan to develop a £1 billion deal, which was later revealed by   business secretary Greg Clark and digital […]

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