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Creative, cultural and digital come together at regional networking event

Creative practitioners are invited to a South Yorkshire wide networking event to explore the power of digital in expanding the reach of their industries.

At an upcoming event from the South Yorkshire Cultural and Creative Industries Network, speakers from Yorkshire-based organisations including the Children’s Media Conference and PitStop Productions, will discuss how they’ve embraced digital to reach new audiences, and to overcome challenges presented by the pandemic. The event takes place on Thursday 2 December at the Barnsley Digital

The Sheffield Digital Festival 2022 is coming!

We need your help to make next year’s event the best yet.

Our last two festivals have been entirely virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Across the 2020 and 2021 festivals, the community hosted over 60 online events, ranging from masterclasses, product demos and virtual exhibitions, to webinars and panel discussions. We are hopeful that our 2022 festival will have some in-person events and experiences, although we

Meet the Meetup: Sheffield DM

This successful event for digital marketers is back with a bang in September, with a hybrid format, a new venue, and three exciting speakers.

Why and when did you start the Sheffield DM meetup? Officially, Sheffield DM started in November 2018 as a remedy to the lack of great digital marketing events in the wider Sheffield and South Yorkshire region. In reality, the idea stemmed a good year before that after I tweeted about an inkling of an idea

Can we build a climate-positive tech industry in Sheffield?

‘Climathon’ in November will explore how we can turn e-waste into practical tools for people who need them.

It is estimated that in Britain each year we throw away a million tonnes of e-waste and that it equates to 70% of overall toxic waste in landfill. It is also estimated that more than a third of parents with children aged between five and 16 do not have access to a laptop or computer.