CoInnovate organises emerging sensors technologies and applications event

29 June 2017

Cardiff, UK, 29 June 2017: IQE plc (AIM:  IQE, “IQE” or the “Group”), the leading manufacturer of advanced semiconductor wafer products for the global semiconductor industry, is pleased to have been closely engaged in hosting the Emerging Sensor Technologies & Applications workshop which was held in Cardiff, UK on Monday 22nd June.

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The workshop on Sensors was attended by academic and industry experts in new and emerging sensor technology developments.

The event brought together academia and industry to showcase latest developments across a number of sensor technology platforms and explore commercialisation opportunities across various markets, including healthcare, industrial, transport and urban environment.

The workshop was organised by CoInnovate, the Open Innovation programme run by IQE, and jointly sponsored by VIDaP, Smart Fibre, Biodot, the Compound Semiconductor Centre, The CS Future Manufacturing Hub and the Compound Semiconductor Applications Catapult. 

CoInnovate is actively helping to boost regional economies by collaborating with industrial and academic partners to identify supply chain opportunities within Wales and across Europe.

Information about the event and the CoInnovate programme can be found at


IQE plc (+44 (0) 29 2083 9400)
Chris Meadows     

CoInnovate (+44 (0) 29 2083 9400)   
Denise Powell