Press and Resources

Here you can access CEMET press releases, independent project reviews, event brochures and marketing publications.



Technology has power to help high street, not just hurt it

Near Me Now | Wales Online

While online shopping is one of the factors behind the turbulent time on the high street technology could also be an asset.


The Next Wave of Technology: What is it and is Wales Embracing it?

CEMET | Business News Wales

Whether you think the singularity is likely or not, and regardless of how you feel about Industry 4.0, it certainly seems to be the case that we are now firmly in the early stages of an exponential growth of technology.


Children 'taking selfies' on rail tracks as trespassing doubles

Motion Rail | BBC

Virtual reality technology will be used in to teach pupils in schools and to train railway workers about the hazards on the lines.


Helping to keep people safe on the railways

Motion Rail | University of South Wales

CEMET based at USW worked with Motion Rail to create a Virtual Reality experience that helps keep people safe on the railways. 


Pioneering VR Technology Educating People To Keep Safe On The Railways

Motion Rail | Wales247

Pioneering VR technology educating people to keep safe on the railways. Motion Rail is endorsed by Network Rail. 


New Virtual Reality Experiences To Improve Rail Safety For Children And Workers

Motion Rail | VR Focus

Motion Rail Ltd build immersive training and education programmes to help improve railway safety for children and workers. 


Winners of Wrexham Pitch@PalaceAnnounced

Four Minutes, Near Me Now | Business News Wales

CEMET clients Four Minutes and Near Me Now have been named as winners of the Pitch@Palace at the Wrexham Enterprise Hub. 


New App Creates First Digital High Street In A Bid To Tackle UK High Street Crisis

Near Me Now | Wales247

Near Me Now creates the first digital high Street to tackle the UK high street crisis. Giving high street businesses a level playing field. 


Virtual reality 'to improve rail safety for children and workers'

Motion Rail | BBC

Rail workers and children will be taught about the dangers of working and playing on train tracks through virtual reality. 


Welsh Developers Gain First Move Advantage Over Google

Near Me Now | Business News Wales

Near Me Now pipped Google to the post in bringing augmented reality to the high street. Putting AR in the hands of small businesses. 

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Interactive character helps children speak up

Evoke Education | Advances Wales Spring 2018

Interactive character helps children speak up - Evoke Education created a character to help adults communicate better with children


Cartoon monkey Moe could help police interview children

Evoke Education | BBC News

BBC had a look at how Evoke's Cartoon monkey Moe could help child witnesses give statements to police. 


Game used to test children's eyesight made in Wales

Vision Game Labs | BBC News

Speaks to Dr Luke Anderson about the serious game used to test children's eyesight. 


Motion Rail Introduces two VR Training Programs on Railway Safety

Motion Rail | The VR Soldier

Virtual reality can play a critical role in creating safer workspaces and environments. Motion Rail introduces VR training programs for the railway. 


Wales’ Biggest Digital Event Attracts Global Experts as Full Agenda is Announced

CEMET | Business News Wales

CEMET sponsor the Emerging Tech Zone at the biggest digital event in Wales - The Digital Festival on the 21st and 22nd May 2018. 

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How Moe can help children to speak up

Evoke Education | USW

How CEMET collaboration with Evoke in developing Moe could help children speak up and improve knowledge retention. 


USW supports development of eye health-check app

Vision Game Labs | University of South Wales

USW speaks to Dr Luke Anderson about the their collaborative project with CEMET Space Vison.


Gaming app tests vision at home

Vision Game Labs | Advances Wales Summer 2017

Advances covers Vision Game Labs creation of a game that measures vision at home in children as young as two. 


Emerging Technology

CEMET | Torfaen

Seamus Ballard-Smith explaines Emerging Technology, what technologies they are and how it may impact business.


Virtual Reality in business

CEMET | Torfaen

Craig Stacey explaines Virtual Reality, the hardware its future and how businesses are adopting the technology. 


CEMET supporting an innovative Wales

CEMET | FSB South Wales Voice

CEMET will be holding a masterclass with the FSB on the 12th of September. 


£6.4m Project to Drive Research in Helping Businesses Develop Cutting-Edge Technologies

CEMET | Business News Wales

£6.4m Project to Drive Research in Helping Businesses Develop Cutting-Edge Technologies

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Launch of £6.4m business technology project at USW

CEMET Launch Event

CEMET holds it official launch with the industry, Welsh Government and USW present. 

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Launch of £6.4m business technology project at USW

USW announces CEMET
The University of South Wales announces the CEMET project. CEMET is partly funded by USW and by ERDF. 


Wales continues to invest its EU funds as £6.4m CEMET project gets green light

CEMET | Welsh Government
Mark Drakeford announces that the Welsh Government has given the green light to the £6.4m CEMET project.

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A Fun Way to Educate Children

This paper presents the development and usability testing of an interactive avatar that can see, hear and respond to children in pitch-altered voice in real-time.

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A Virtual Reality Level Crossing Training Application

This paper presents the development and usability testing of a Virtual Reality based system for training children on railway crossing safety.