Category: Events

Sheffield Digital Festival – Our Future City

Taking place 9-13 May with a main in-person event happening at The Showroom, the Sheffield Digital Festival brings together the best of innovation across the city's digital, tech and creative scene

The Sheffield Digital Festival is back! The collaboration between Sheffield Digital and Field returns from 9-13 May with the theme of Our Future City – looking at the specific strands of Decarbonisation, HealthTech, and Arts, Culture and Heritage. For the first time since starting the Festival in 2019 we’re able to hold in-person events again

Meet the meetup: SheffTech Leadership

The meetup for every leader at every level in tech, to get together, share problems, discuss solutions and gain fresh perspectives. We spoke to Michael Jervis, Head of Digital at MattressOnline and SheffTech Leadership organiser to find out more.

The meet ups are open to anyone working, or aspiring to work in a leadership role, they last two hours and are facilitated discussions with a different topic each month. They have been designed to help new and experienced leaders learn from each other, in a supportive, safe environment. By sharing different perspectives, ways of

Inspiring people through coding

Make a difference by sharing your skills.

Now we are seeing the re-emergence of clubs and local networks to inspire and support people, it’s a good time to kick off conversations about coding clubs in Sheffield again. It would be great to re-establish a city-wide network of clubs to help people stay connected through coding. Matilda Hind, a dedicated social prescribing worker,

Less than 20 days to go to Digital Festival!

Read on to find out about Main Event speakers, Fringe events and how to get your free ticket.

Main Event speaker announcements Focusing in on the Festival themes of Decarbonisation, Health, and Culture & Heritage, we can now announce that our main event speakers will include: Neha Seghal, a data science expert and senior lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University. Neha will be talking about her work with natural language processing and data analytics