The Digital Newsroom

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About WISE

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) is an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, launched in 2009 under the aegis of Her Highness Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser. Over and above the annual Summit, WISE is an international initiative and platform for a multitude of established and new educational actors to collaborate proactively all year round.

About The Digital Newsroom

The WISE Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Alex Myers & Camilla Brown
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)207 8120 592


Engage Works appoints world’s first robotic CMO

As Terminators and Synths take over our screens, UK tech firm rewards real life robot for human touch Interactive technology group Engage Works has today appointed the world’s first robotic ‘Chief Morale Officer.’ Life-sized humanoid robot, Norris, joined the team in 2014 but having impressed with his unusual sense of humour and knack for having people in […]

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Barratt Developments North East scoops three awards in national housebuilding competition

Talented Site Managers working across the North East have been recognised at a national housebuilding competition for their work at developments across the county. Scooping three accolades at this year’s Pride in the Job awards, the Barratt North East Site Managers are Jim Bage, Mark Summersgill and Lee Howard.

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Wimbledon workout to smash your perfect serve!

With one of the world’s major sporting events in the calendar, Wimbledon, taking place this month, some of you may be inspired to get onto the tennis courts yourself. Although tennis can be a lot of fun to play, those who participate in Wimbledon are athletes and have serious levels of strength, particularly in their […]

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International Wine Challenge hosts annual A Taste of Gold event on 14th July, giving wine fans the chance to sample Gold medal winners of the year

Get a taste of Gold with the International Wine Challenge 2015 Join the International Wine Challenge on July 14th from 6pm-9pm at Lindley Hall, The Royal Horticultural Halls, London, for its annual A Taste of Gold wine tasting event which gives the public the chance to try some Gold medal-winning wines and sakes from this year’s […]

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Columbus calling: BrewDog announces USA brewery will launch in Ohio in 2016

Scottish brewery announces details of USA expansion plans  Scottish craft brewery, BrewDog today formally announced its plans to open its North American headquarters and first production facility outside the UK in Canal Winchester, located in the Columbus Region of Ohio. The brewery was inundated with enquiries after it revealed preliminary plans for its USA expansion earlier […]

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