Monthly Archives: October 2018

Medical Research Council

Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund Digital Innovation Hub Sprint Exemplar Innovation Projects

For more information on the Digital Innovation Hub Exemplar projects, click here



Teaching in the Spotlight  – Innovation for Teaching Excellence – 2-4 July 2019

The Teaching and Learning Conference 2018 welcomed more than 650 delegates across 300 sessions over the three days.  Following on from this success, the call for papers for this year’s conference #TLConf19 is now open. The deadline for submissions is 7 January 2019

With a focus on innovative teaching practices and pedagogies, the conference aims to showcase new practices that demonstrate teaching excellence and improve the student experience.

The conference is split into five strands over three days:
Day One: Arts and Humanities, Health and Social Care
Day Two: Thematic/interdisciplinary
Day Three: STEM, Social Sciences

Click here for more details

Nesta: Calling all creatives: Do you have a digital idea that addresses a social challenge?

NESTA are calling all cultural and creative organisations to come up with a digital idea that addresses a social challenge and produces a social benefit. If you’re chosen, Amplified will help accelerate your digital idea with £10k in funding to get it off the ground and a mentor to help guide you through the opportunities and pitfalls as you look to amplify your social impact and get measurable results. Find out more and apply.


The first seminar, led by Prof Eleni Hatzidimitriadou, is on Tuesday 16th October in Mg08 from 12:30-13:30.  A light lunch will be served from 12:00 and there is the opportunity to network until 14:00.

The seminar is titled “The Diabetes and WELLbeing (DWELL) Project: cross-national evaluation of a 12-week psychoeducational programme for people with type 2 diabetes”

For a full list of all the upcoming seminars for  2018/2019, click this link Full Year 18-19