Category: Events

Announcing Sheffield Digital Showcase

Our new event series launches at The Platform on Thursday the 22nd November, from 5:30pm.

We’re launching a new events series called Showcase, in which we invite local firms and freelancers to come and present a significant piece of work they’ve recently worked on. We really want more of the great digital work that gets done in our city to be known about and celebrated more widely, especially by young

Sheffield Legal Hackers launch Year of Access to Justice

Find out how you can get involved at a kick-off event on 22nd January.

Why should we be concerned about Access to Justice? According to the United Nations, “Access to justice is a basic principle of the rule of law. In the absence of access to justice, people are unable to have their voice heard, exercise their rights, challenge discrimination or hold decision-makers accountable.” Access to justice is a

How can the region’s manufacturers keep up with new technologies?

Culture and skills are the biggest barriers to technology adoption, according to manufacturing and digital experts.

DMM is the AMRC’s campaign to connect our digital community to manufacturing businesses. The ‘Breakfast & Bytes’ session at Kollider in Sheffield, in partnership with Barclays Eagle Labs, focussed on how to upskill workforces and explained the funding available for the adoption of Industry 4.0, with presentations from software developer Razor, large-scale engineering company Tinsley

Announcing Sheffield Digital Showcase #5!

The Sheffield Digital Showcase returns for a Christmas Special on the 12th December at the Workstation.

From Triple-A video games, to media platforms for inmates; from major reality TV series to immersive data visualisations; from engineering in virtual reality to places where kids can build things from cardboard and code, we’ve been warmed and inspired by the fantastic things that are produced right here on our doorstep. You can see these

Announcing Meta-Meetup #4

Meta-Meetup is the meetup for people who organise meetups, and those who would like to, and we're holding the next instalment on Monday the 25th November at Spaces, Acero on the Digital Campus.

The Meta-Meetup is an opportunity for event organisers to meet and exchange tips, collaborate and pool resources in order to make each other’s events more successful. Many of the meetups are ‘tech meetups’, but not all – the meta-meetup is open to anyone who organises regular events around particular topics or for specific communities in