The Environmental Futures & Big Data Impact Lab is a partnership of seven, world class Devon-based organisations, and our dedicated project team is your link into a wealth of academic and industrial expertise and data. Click on the logos to learn more about each partner, and their Impact Lab team members.

University of Exeter

The University of Exeter is the lead partner in the Impact Lab and brings outstanding knowledge of innovation processes, dedicated expertise and considerable experience of managing ERDF projects. With campuses in Exeter and Cornwall, the Universit...

Exeter City Futures

Exeter City Futures is a partnership between Exeter City Council and Global City Futures, to realise a vision is for Exeter to be recognised globally as a city that has solved its urbanisation challenges and reduced social inequality in a way that co...

MET Office

The Met Office is the UK’s National Weather Service. It has a worldwide presence, providing internationally-renowned weather and climate science and services to support the public Delivering expertise through The Met Office Informatics Lab;...

University of Plymouth

The University of Plymouth has a number of active research groups operating in the fields of Big Data and Machine Learning, and is supporting the delivery of the Impact Lab by aligning activities with its Sustainable Earth Institute - facilitating in...

Plymouth College of Art

Plymouth College of Art (PCA) remains one of a few specialist colleges in the United Kingdom specialising in art and design education. The Impact Lab benefits from PCA’s particular strengths in Digital Media, Rapid Prototyping, Sustainable D...

Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) has a global reputation for scientific excellence and undertakes interdisciplinary research to address key scientific and socially relevant questions by ‘listening to the ocean’. The research at PML con...

Rothamsted Research

Rothamsted Research, the longest running agricultural research station in the world, exists to deliver knowledge and new practices to increase food (arable and grazing livestock) productivity and quality and to develop environmentally sustainable sol...