Date: 28 January 2014 : 10:00 - 16:00
Meet Innovation experts in creative and digital technologies at C4DI Beta in Hull, a world-class workspace for digital and technology companies and individuals.
This event offers a chance to visit the C4DI Beta a world-class workspace for digital and technology companies and individuals and to meet and hear presentations on innovation and innovative technologies from innovation experts within the fast paced digital and creative technology sector.
What will be covered on the day?
About C4DI Beta and the latest news from C4DI Beta
The current state of digital and creative technologies sector and drivers within
Future technologies and skills requirements within the digital and creative sector
Presentations include: The importance of innovation and an innovative culture a presentation from David Keel – Managing Director of Sonoco Trident (Brand design and packaging firm Trident, Trident customers include Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Coca Cola, Boots, The Body Shop, Iceland, SC Johnson and McDonalds)
Business intelligence, data, segmentation and using appropriate data
Object Orientated Design
Smart Cities and Big Data
Creating Partnerships to build a Digital Future
what skills are required that lecturers and curriculum leaders need to ensure learners are taught
What are the current and emerging skills demand within the digital and creative technologies sector?
Issues in training and education for the sector
Potential to discuss apprenticeships or other work based learning as routes into the sector
Opportunities for training/CPD to upskill current workforce
Who is this masterclass suitable for?
The session is ideal for:
Curriculum leaders in digital and creative technologies, enterprise and business
Lecturers and assessors in ICT, creative and media, computing, software engineering
It will also be of interest to business development directors looking to understand the digital and creative technology sector
About The Host
C4DI Beta - Inspiring, innovating, & growing the best creative & technical minds, is as a world-class workspace for digital and technology companies and individuals. It is a perfect place to for a business to grow and develop. C4DI Beta provides the catalysts, support, and infrastructure that small businesses can’t get elsewhere. Furthermore, larger businesses can use the C4DI Beta to build small teams to drive their innovation. C4DI Beta aims to become a focal point for Hull's emerging digital and technology sector helping local businesses grow by creating a start-up community.
The Fruit Market,
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