Category: Events

Sheffield Digital Showcase #5 – watch the talks!

You can now watch all of the talks from the fifth Sheffield Digital Showcase.

The Sheffield Digital Winter Showcase was held on Thursday 12th December 2019 at The Workstation, with talks showcasing five impressive digital projects recently developed here in the city. The purpose of the Showcase events is to get together to celebrate digital products, services, campaigns and experiences that are made in Sheffield and to introduce audiences

Discover speech & language technologies at the UoS

See PhD research, hear from leading practitioners, and find out how you can innovate in speech and language tech, at an online event next week.

The UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Speech and Language Technologies (SLT) and their Applications is a collaboration between UKRI (the UK’s national academic research funder), The University of Sheffield, and industry partners. Through an eight year funding period, approximately 60 PhD students across five cohorts will complete a unique four year training programme

An Accounting and Finance Bootcamp from Shorts

To mark Sheffield Digital Festival, Shorts is helping tech businesses get to grips with their finances, from early growth stages, through to preparing to sell.

The video guides you through the lifespan of a tech business, from the early stages, through to growth and maturity, and up to the stage of preparing to sell the business. Throughout the journey, you are given practical advice and suggestions about how you can use and manage your finances to support growth and business

Playground Returns

Sheffield’s interactive digital exhibition for children is back this July at Site Gallery.

Playground Playground has invited some of the world’s most innovative artists, developers and companies specialising in creative and interactive play, to show their cutting-edge projects in Sheffield this July. Playground is aimed at 5-12 year-olds, however everyone is welcome to visit during Site Gallery’s opening hours, to make some noise, enjoy yourselves and have fun.

Institute of Technology bid asks: What are your skills gaps?

Share your views about how new education provision in the region could support your business’s future growth.

What is an Institute of Technology (IoT)? The Department of Education, IoT Wave 2 prospectus gives the following description: “IoTs are a new type of institution, with a prestigious and distinct identity delivering higher level technical education with a clear route to high skilled employment. IoTs will strengthen and grow provision to help bridge a