Sheffield Technology Parks

Cooper Buildings, Arundel Street
S1 2NS
  • ‘Big Data’ and ‘Data Scientist’ may seem like rebadged technology and a modern-day job title, but they are a must for all manufacturers to understand. This is the direction the industry is taking right now.

    In this informal session, the second in the AMRC’s Digital Meet Manufacturing campaign, Technical Lead at the Integrated Manufacturing Group Kieran Edge will present how we’re working with international manufacturers to solve problems and how that data collected throws up new problems.

    As we connect more devices, collect more data and understand the value from that data, the volume of it will continue to grow exponentially. This means new skills are needed to organise that data. The time for this is now, not the future, but it does not come without its problems.

    Digital Meet Manufacturing is the AMRC’s campaign to lead the way in connecting digital and manufacturing together in a way that benefits both sectors.

  • If you've got ideas or feedback that you'd like to share, please come along to our informal open forum.

    About this Event
    Last year, we held the first Sheffield Digital Festival - it was an experiment which we pulled together in a short time. Thanks to the positive response we've had from the community, we're planning to do it again next year. But we want to make sure that it's an event that is shaped by the city's digital and creative communities. We want to know what you think the Festival should be and how it should take shape.

    If you've got ideas or feedback that you'd like to share, please come along to our informal open forum. It will be a chance to meet, talk and kick around ideas for how the Festival should evolve. We also want to form a small steering group to take the Festival forward, so please come along if you think you might be interested in being part of that. This is a great opportunity to help shape the agenda and put Sheffield’s creative and digital industries i...