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9th April 2018

“Inspirational” & “a fantastic opportunity” – An evening with speakers from Siemens Plc & Tinsley Bridge Ltd

On Thursday 15th March 2018 at Cutlers' Hall Sheffield, nearly 100 people from regional businesses and local university academics gathered to network and hear about digital transformation in the manufacturing sector. The Sheffield Innovation Programme hosted the event which saw Juergen Maier, CEO of Siemens Plc, and Mark Webber, Managing Director of Tinsley Bridge Ltd, share their experiences and knowledge on…
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2nd February 2018

Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre Winter Networking Event

The Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) and Centre for Sports Engineering Research (CSER) at Sheffield Hallam University held a successful breakfast networking event in January 2018. The event included an introduction to the AWRC and CSER and a tour of the labs, including delegates hearing about the iTaekwondo, smart floor and tennis tracker facilities as well as the 3D imaging systems. Delegates also heard about the plans…
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6th December 2017

Christmas at SIP!

Our Christmas tree is up in the Sheffield Innovation Programme office! We're feeling festive and here to help with your business needs right up until the 22nd December. Talk to us about your business ideas or training needs today. After the 22nd December, we will be back in the office on Tuesday 2nd January 2018, ready to help more regional…
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4th December 2017

‘New Ways of Working’ Architecture Dinner

The Building Information Modelling (BIM) 'New Ways of Working' dinner at the Sheffield Novotel on Wednesday 8th November was a great success! With presentations from Autodesk and Whittam Cox Architects, around 50 delegates gathered to hear about what future practice and education in the architecture, engineering and construction sector has to hold. As part of the Sheffield Innovation Programme, Sheffield Hallam University's Department…
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9th November 2017

Architecture networking dinner a success!

Last night at the Sheffield Novotel, the Sheffield Innovation Programme hosted a dinner with Autodesk and Whittam Cox Architects for those in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) sector within the Sheffield city region.  The dinner was a huge success with presentations from Autodesk and Whittam Cox on upcoming software, current projects and the future of the AEC sector.  Attendees networked over…
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17th October 2017

Building Information Modelling Workshop & Networking Dinner

Sheffield Hallam Universities' Department of Natural and Built Environments is running a three day workshop on 'Building Information Modelling' (BIM) with Autodesk.   The workshops will cover: Creating a BIM Execution Plan Joining a design team based in the cloud Working on the same BIM model as your team in real-time Keeping track of design versions through real-time synchronisation of…
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13th October 2017

Bolsover Business Network Event 15/11/17

The Bolsover Business Network Event is now open for registrations!   This is an exciting opportunity to help you generate more business by networking with likeminded entrepreneurs, engaging with inspirational speakers and chatting with key players who can help you grow your business.    The theme of the next Network event is the role of innovation and entrepreneurship, to coincide…
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22nd September 2017

‘Science of Brewing’ with the Biomolecular Science Research Centre

The Biomolecular Science Research Centre (BSRC) at Sheffield Hallam University held workshops for Sheffield city regional brewers for a second time this year. The two day workshops covered the chemistry of brewing, genetics of yeast strains, bacterial contamination and "off-flavours" in beer.   Feedback from attendees included "good varied subject matter" and "lots of useful information". Dr Jamie Young from the…
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24th July 2017

Machine Vision Workshop Overview

Sheffield Hallam University's Dr Fabio Caparrelli, Senior Researcher, and Dr Mark Marshall, Lecturer in Computing, held a workshop on 'Machine Vision and Embedded Systems' over two days in July 2017 in Barnsley.   The sessions saw Sheffield City Region businesses learn how image processing and computer vision can be applied to industrial applications. A hands-on tutorial and workshop had attendees…
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27th June 2017

‘Science of Brewing’ workshop goes down a treat

Through the Sheffield Innovation Programme, Sheffield city region breweries were invited to spend two days learning about the science behind the brewing process and yeast cultivation and tour the microbiology labs at Sheffield Hallam University.   Over the two days, topics covered the whole brewing process, from the molecular process and chemistry of brewing, to mashing temperatures, hop molecules and…
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14th June 2017

Working with Robots workshop a success

The SIP 'Working With Robots' workshop was well attended last week at Factory 2050. People were introduced to the potential benefits of collaborative robotics and information was provided on the expertise available from the universities in Sheffield to regional businesses. Attendees experienced interacting with collaborative robots and representatives from manufacturers were on hand to talk about new product developments. In the…
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27th April 2017

SHU Enhanced Mentored Internship to connect academia to Sheffield business

Environmental Monitoring Systems (EMS) are happy to welcome Becca Mews to the team as part of a 9 month Marketing Enhanced Mentored Internship (EMI) scheme, in collaboration with Sheffield Hallam University. The EMI scheme is designed specifically to connect academia to the business world. Nigel Jones, Principal lecturer in a marketing sub group at Sheffield Hallam University, is providing the…
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