This lists events that happen online and can be accessed from any place.
Informal get-together to chat and enjoy coffee and breakfast
Join us on zoom from 9am: zoom.us
As World leaders descend on Glasgow for COP26 - the most pivotal Climate Change summit of our time - we're inviting you to step up and get involved to demonstrate just how effective public involvement can be in making a real impact against the climate crisis.
Across the weekend, entrepreneurial designers, developers, data analysts, marketers, sector experts and more will develop innovative products, services or tools that educate, empower and inspire public action.
After the Spending Review: what next for UK research funding and strategic priorities?
After the rhetorical heat of the Conservative Party conference, the Budget and Spending Review on 27 October should be a point of light – bringing the clarity of a Treasury spreadsheet to the government’s programme for the next three years. For higher education and research, a lot is at stake. And having set itself the unusually concrete target of investing £22 billion in R&D annually by 2024-25, the government needs to explain how it will move from current levels – around £15 billion – in three short, steep jumps. All this while the economic seas get ever choppier.
While the research community hopes to see the government deliver on these promises and wider ambitions for the UK as a “science superpower", it is also braced for more disappointing outcomes, including some kind of funding fudge that spells yet more uncertainty. And beyond the headline numbers, important dilemmas persist about the s...
Join us on the 17th November to see how Design Futures at Sheffield Hallam University can support your business with product innovation.
Turning good ideas into successful products is the lifeblood of manufacturing companies, but this can be tricky to achieve. How can we increase the number and quality of our ideas? And when we do, how can we ensure that the right ideas are being taken forward? Once we’ve chosen an idea, how might we reduce the development risk and accelerate the time to market?
Design Futures has been designing and developing innovative products for over 20 years. Over this period, they have worked with companies of all sizes from start-ups to major multinationals, including adidas, Airbus and Arla. Their design work spans a diverse range of markets that include consumer, industrial, medical, FMCG and automotive. Using design case studies, the team from Design Futures will give an overview of some of the methods and tools that they use to support product innovat...
Students on the Dfe Skills Bootcamp 12 week Data Science course will be presenting their first projects, please join to ask questions, see what the students have been up to and meet with them.
This is an ideal opportunity to identify possible new hires from the course.