4 ways to get involved with our University Technical Colleges

Share knowledge and build links with the talent of the future.

Here in Sheffield, we have two thriving University Technical Colleges, both with programmes relevant to the digital industries. UTC City Centre covers Creative and Digital Media, whilst UTC Olympic Legacy Park covers Computing. Between them, they have students learning about everything from design, animation and games development to robotics, Internet of Things and big data.
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Sky Betting & Gaming recruitment drive

Event at train station on 19 October is part of a new drive to fill 30 open vacancies.

Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) are launching a recruitment drive to help fill 30 vacancies in a wide range of digital roles. As well as pushing the roles online, SB&G will be holding a recruitment event inside Sheffield train station on Thursday, 19 October. You’ll be able to bag a free coffee, breakfast bar and
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Sheffield’s digital economy – some thoughts from an expert

Scott Burkinshaw from Shorts give us his perspective.

We’ve been talking a lot recently about how Sheffield’s digital industries are “on the cusp” of a growth explosion. But how does our industry look to someone who works with our businesses, rather than in them? We talked to Scott Burkinshaw, Tax Partner and Head of Innovation Taxes Group at Shorts accountants, to get his
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Sky Betting & Gaming CoLab

A startup partnership programme for small businesses to test their products with Sky Betting & Gaming customers.

Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) are launching the SB&G CoLab. It’s a new programme that aims to give startups and small businesses the opportunity to work and partner up with the SB&G team to trial products with their customers. SB&G want to build relationships with small businesses to try and tackle some of the challenges
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WANdisco become company member

We speak to CEO David Richards about the company and Sheffield's digital sector.

WANdisco are the latest business to support the work we do at Sheffield Digital by becoming a company member. We’re absolutely delighted to have the backing of one of the city’s biggest success stories. Founded in 2005, WANdisco now works with some of the world’s largest organisations, who rely on their products every single day.
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Episode 4: Google Digital Garage, meetups and being a horse

A chat with Rachel Ferla from Google Digital Garage and updates on the Meta Meetup and Digital Conflab.

Download the mp3 file Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe to the RSS feed In episode four of the Sheffield Digital podcast, we speak to Rachel Ferla, who is currently part of the team running Google Digital Garage. She tells us about how the Garage came to be in Sheffield and how she came to work there
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The Sheffield College joins Sheffield Digital

This key education provider wants to build stronger links with digital employers.

The Sheffield College is the latest education provider in the city to formalise its relationship with Sheffield Digital. The College has become an Associate Sponsor, joining Sheffield Hallam University and the University of Sheffield in recognising the importance of forging closer links between education and digital businesses in the city region. The College’s current digital
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