Liverpool is about to take a big digital leap forward through the use of IOT and Open Data, so it is really timely that Open Labs at LJMU have organised a Future Cities symposium to help us all along our digital pathways as they announce this week the speakers and workshops.
Highlighting the need for a Hashtag for everything these days the symposium is abbreviated to FIOS2014 - you'll need to remember that it you are planning on heading along on the day. And it's free so lets face uit you will be.
Read the latest from Open Labs as they round up the Liverpool based digital news for us all.
Open Labs are delighted to confirm Andrew Tyrer from the Technology Strategy Board as Keynote speaker at Future Cities - Internet of Things and Open Data Symposium (FIOS 2014) on . This event is an opportunity for those interested in the development of Future Cities infrastructure services and potential value chains. The internet of Things and open data will provide the basis for the next generation of services driving down the cost of information provision within Local Authorities whilst providing additional services to citizens and business. Registrationessential for this FREE event.
A full-day workshop for entrepreneurs in the creative/digital industries. Designed and delivered by David Parrish for ACME/Liverpool Vision.
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Do you want to get started with using a laser cutter?
Do you want to be able to produce your own designs and make cut them on a laser cutter?
Then this course at Does Liverpool can help.
If you can make it then this will be a aweseom reminder of when Powerplant played in Calderstones park a few years ago which proved immensely popular. This Thursday 6th February, The Capstone Theatre presents Powerplant - an inspiring collaboration of top British artists, comprising percussionist Joby Burgess, sound designer Matthew Fairclough and visual artist Kathy Hinde for one night only.
Fact Liverpool are holding a free workshop for those people interested in examining the way that they look at the Physical and digital space and the way that they interact with both, whihc are followed by the ACME / Kin2KIn social get booking for both -
One for the discerning Creative business in LIveprool - Creative Pricing is a full day workshop, by the end of which you will have had the opportunity to consider pricing policies for your business from three different perspectives:
Delivered by David Parrish, this workshop is interactive and you are encouraged to discuss issues in groups and engage in discussion with the course leader.
Workshops take place in a friendly and supportive atmosphere and use case studies and examples from creative and digital businesses.
Light lunch and refreshments throughout will be provided. Places are limited.
Clickhere to register.
"Working with Dave is really great, he sees business as an opportunity to be grasped by creatives and not to be feared." Ilsa Parry. 3D Designer.