Tag Archives: digital economy

Realising value in the agri-food industries: the next wave of digital innovation

ShareTweet In an earlier post I wrote about how digital was changing incubation needs in the creative industries.  At the time, I was putting together a proposal for a virtual incubator at Southampton, but before anything could be put in … Continue reading

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SXSC3 competition winners

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ISBE 2013 – Digital is changing incubation

ShareTweet UK universities have spent over  a decade building some excellent technology transfer and knowledge exchange processes and structures.  I joined this world in 2002, as part of the Science Enterprise Challenge at Loughborough University Business School, working to improve … Continue reading

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Business Planning competition

ShareTweet Competition entries are invited for the Southampton SXSC3 RCUK/NEMODE Digital Economy Business Plan Competition 2013 ****DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP, 4-6 OCTOBER 28, B2/3041 Highfield campus   Terms, conditions and guidance notes Please read the terms and conditions, and complete the entry … Continue reading

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SXSC3 and Business Planning Competition

ShareTweet Pleased to announce this year’s Creative DigiFest #SXSC3, which includes a Dragon’s Den-style Business Planning Competition with some great prizes. Date: 19.11.2013 Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm Location: Mayflower Suite, De Vere Grand Harbour, Southampton Creating value from digital technologies … Continue reading

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Opentech 2013 – how conferences should be

ShareTweet One of the best pieces of advice I ever received was from Simon Phipps (@webmink) – and that was to go to the Opentech conference.  That was around 4 years ago and I’ve been going ever since.  It is one … Continue reading

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Catching up on the CSI

ShareTweet Readers of this blog might be interested in some of the activities going on at the Centre for Strategic Innovation which has really bedded in since our launch  in November 2011. As Director, I wanted the CSI, in the … Continue reading

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Crossing the social media bridge

ShareTweet Social media has been around for such a long time now, but some academics have been reluctant to bring it into their everyday working practices.  I was a fairly early adopter, as I immediately saw the value for connecting and … Continue reading

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Enjoyable visit to Anglia Ruskin

ShareTweet Thanks to colleagues at Anglia Ruskin’s Institute for International Management Practice and the CoDE Research Institute for inviting me to give a talk today – a lively audience and some good discussions. Looking forward to more in future. Slides … Continue reading

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What’s coming up in 2013?

ShareTweet I spend a fair bit of time in conversation, and online, debunking myths regarding the Digital Economy:  it isn’t all about digital natives, social media isn’t about what you had for breakfast, and yes, there are pressures on HE.  And, I also spend … Continue reading

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