DataJam North East
Use your data or service design skills and collaborate with people from across the public and private sectors to improve public services in the North East.
What is DataJam North East?
DataJam North East is a free two-day hack and unconference event for people with an interest in using the power of data and service design in the region for public good.
It follows the first DataJam North East event in 2018 which:
- Brought together 200 people from across 50 different organisations
- Fostered closer collaboration between central government, local government, universities, local charities and the private sector organisations in the region
- Directly led to the development of a prototype skills recommendation engine which featured in the recent Government Technology Innovation Strategy
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Health Devices for Caring Things (NTCA IoCT)
The first in a series of webinars aiming to explore the market of Internet of Caring Things! ### About this event <br> The UK's National Innovation Centre for Ageing and CPI are pleased to welcome you to the first in a series of webinars exploring the market of IoCT. This first session is dedicated to connected health devices. Join us to understand and contribute to how we can make these devices more meaningful to everyday life. *** RUNNING ORDER 10:00am: Introduction to the Internet of Caring Things 10:15am: What are people's needs and desires? How do we involve them in co-designing the future? 10:30am: Q&A 10:45am: Networking breakout sessions 11:00am: An overview of connected health devices 11:30am: IoCT in action: case histories from the market 11:50am: Panel session: what have we learned so far? How can experience lead us to design more usable and effective solutions? 12:30pm: Working with VOICE® on Internet of Caring Things 1pm: Close *** We'll email you the Zoom link and joining instructions nearer the time.
For more than 10 years, we have run the First Friday networking event. The event is a staple for many people working in the North East. First Friday regularly draws more than 100 people from SMEs, corporates, freelancers, public sector and more. The format is simple: - turn up - grab a coffee and a pastry - join a conversation <iframe src="https://www.linkedin.com/embed/feed/update/urn:li:share:6905543142037405697" height="671" width="504" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="" title="Embedded post"></iframe>
Export Academy: e-Commerce Programme
Join a FREE one-day course, covering all you need to know about e-Commerce, from creating a successful international website, to top tips for selling on Amazon, and how to generate effective leads via social media campaigns. Can’t Attend In-Person? The event is hybrid and virtual attendance is available. Please Note: Places are limited and will be offered on a first come first served basis.
Technician Partnership Conference 2022
The Technician Partnership Conference 2022 is in-person event at Newcastle University. The main themes are: - Operational Net Zero - Research Culture - Technical Careers [Download the conference programme](https://www.ncl.ac.uk/media/wwwnclacuk/research/files/TPC2022%20Conference%20Programme.pdf "Technician Partnership Conference Programme"). The cross-cutting and common goals of Net zero and Research Culture are great vehicles to unite technicians with different specialisms from different disciplines.