The Catalyst

This stunning building is home to two National Innovation Centres, project teams from industry and academia, and tenants working across ageing, data and innovation.

The Catalyst is home to the National Innovation Centre for Ageing and the National Innovation Centre for Data. It is a dynamic community of curious and ambitious businesses and research specialists, working collaboratively to develop products and services.

The award-winning building and impressive specialist facilities, flexible workspace, event space and the helpful centre team create a supportive environment for businesses to catalyse world-changing ideas.

Cutting-edge, inter-disciplinary innovation eco-system

National Innovation Centre for Ageing



NICA has developed a novel approach, Ageing Intelligence®, which leverages the experience, wisdom, skills, insights and expertise of citizens, older adults alongside people of all ages and backgrounds, together with their stakeholders, while harnessing big data.

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