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Akina Launchpad pitch day

ShareTweet It’s been so rewarding seeing a group of social enterprises developing their business models during the Akina Launchpad Accelerator.  You can meet the teams here.  Yesterday, saw the pitch event at Shed 7 on the Wellington waterfront.  The teams … 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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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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Interdisciplinarity and co-creation at the front end of innovation #SXSC2

ShareTweet Last month, I went to Anglia Ruskin University to visit my friend and colleague Simon Down, now heading up the Institute of International Management Practice (IIMP).  Research impact was the topic of the day, and they were very keen … Continue reading

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#SXSC2–just the start

ShareTweet Still buzzing from what was a really vibrant day, with over 150 people attending, staff and students from across the University, and from the wider community (Southampton and beyond). We’re still collating all the Storifys, but for now here … Continue reading

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What comes next? #SXSC2

ShareTweet Another question that people have asked me to elaborate on is, what comes next?  We can see we’re generating a huge amount of energy, and we want to take that forward into new things.  Here’s some thoughts: 1.  Building … Continue reading

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bigger and better– #SXSC2

ShareTweet   After the success of Creative Digifest SXSC1 in May, we had a lot of demand for ‘what’s next’? so here it is! Creative DigiFest #SXSC 2 Date: 11th October 2012 Time: 9:30am – 5:00pm Location: Garden Court, Highfield, … Continue reading

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SUSHI

ShareTweet The first of what will likely be a series of posts on SUSHI, a seminar series we completed last week, entitled Temporality and value at the intersection of arts and technology: advancing theoretical and methodological development .  This seminar … Continue reading

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NEM General Assembly, Brussels 2012

ShareTweet Working with SMEs as I usually do, it’s difficult sometimes to get an overview of wider trends.  that’s why I went to the NEM (Networked and Electronic Media) General Assembly last week.  NEM is an industry-led initiative, which aims … Continue reading

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New academic year, new faculty

ShareTweet Yes, it’s that time of year, and this will be the first full year for our School in the newly-formed Faculty of Art, Business and Law at Southampton. I’m kicking off the new academic year with an informal lunch … Continue reading

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