The alliance of organisations including Tesco and RBS works together to reduce costs and environmental impacts of their buildings. The university has a particular focus on developing a smart campus in Dubai.
Urban Mind is a research project that measures the effects of urban and rural environments on mental health, created by a team of lecturers and PhD students from King’s College London, landscape architects J & L Gibbons, and arts foundation Nomad Projects.
In a recent article published by Politico, "Ireland is in the throes of a severe housing crisis. ... House prices, rents and homelessness have all hit record highs, even as tech giants and multinationals swell employment figures and GDP."