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Digital tech & media business networking

Let us know your thoughts about our plans for future networking events.

One of Sheffield Digital’s objectives for the autumn is to establish better and more valuable ways for our members to engage with each other. This already happens on a community-wide basis on the Sheffield Digital Slack, and at regular events like GeekBrekky on a Friday morning. Pre-Covid it also happened at live events like the

New partnership inspires children with power of computing

The David and Jane Richards Family Foundation has teamed up with Pimoroni to help Sheffield school students get creative with data.

The new kits use Raspberry Pi Zero WH and are fitted with user-friendly sensor boards designed by DJRFF in collaboration with Pimoroni, and manufactured in Sheffield. The microcomputers will be used by students on DJRFF’s Get Creative with Data course which has been rolled out at a number of schools and colleges across South Yorkshire.

Make connections in the rail industries

3Squared is hosting an event to help Sheffield’s tech companies find opportunities in the rail sector.

As part of its Start Up Rail initiative, the Rail Innovation Group is visiting UK cities to promote opportunities and to meet new tech companies. On Tuesday 14 July, they will be in Sheffield. If you have a product under development – even if not originally intended for rail – this is a great opportunity

Company profile: Can Studios

New Sheffield Digital Member, Can Studios, has some exciting projects on the go and we caught up with Technical Director, Paul Hilton to find out more.

Can Studios was established almost 20 years ago by university friends Paul Hilton and Ian Stanyer. Applying their complementary skills in programming and design to various coursework projects, competitions and paid commissions, they eventually settled on Sheffield as the city to start their business in. Paul explains, “We’d done some work with an online casino