Technology agency Lexicon Science works with partners including the Centre For Process Innovation, Google Waze, the Satellite Applications Catapult, the UK Space Agency and universities to develop new materials and processes in nanotechnology, optics, immersive technology/ augmented reality and artificial intelligence.

It is working across the planet on smart city projects, connected business solutions, intelligence gathering, asset protection and high value manufacturing initiatives using blockchain for Industry 4.0.

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