Andrew Bolster

Belfast, UK

By day, Andrew is a Researcher at The University of Liverpool (formerly at Queen’s University Belfast’s ECIT Institute) investigating Trust and Reputation in Marine Communications for Autonomous Systems of Systems under the joint Anglo-French Defence Research Group, established at the 2010 Anglo-French Summit

By night, he’s the Founding Director of Farset Labs, Northern Ireland’s First Hackerspace, located in Weavers Court Business Park, Belfast, as well as consulting local government, business, academia, and the voluntary sector on STEM Outreach, Business Innovation Strategy, and Communications & Data Security.

Andrew developed Farset Labs while finishing off his Masters in Electronics and Software Engineering at QUB. Farset Labs now provides the technical and entrepreneurial community with a place to share resources, knowledge and experience in a relaxed atmosphere, laying the foundation for the next wave of Northern Irish industry-leading technologists and business leaders.

  • Work
    • Director @ Farset Labs
  • Education
    • MEng (Hons) Electronics & Software Engineering
    • Several Years of Life
    • Most of a PhD