MP Speaker At Blackpool & Fylde Cluster Group
On the 23rd of March the Blackpool & Fylde New Media Entrepreneurs Cluster was held at The Solaris Centre, Blackpool.
The key speaker was local MP Joan Humble who spoke about the specific problems of encouraging women into the IT profession and, significantly, the issues related to the super casino from a House of Commons perspective.
Other speakers included Janet Entwistle and Kate Gardner, from Gardner Consulting, who discussed the related complexities of intellectual property and copyright protection with regards to digital industry related products.
Vicky Sumner from Barclays presented an overview of their multi-faceted software package for business support.
Regional Cluster Groups
InfoLab21 are pleased to announce that all the Cluster Groups in the region are now set up and running. The groups (Lancaster, Preston, West Lancs, Blackpool & Fylde, and East Lancs) are now recruiting members for the Steering Groups and if you are interested in applying or would like to attend the Clusters please email Business Development Officers Nick or Colin.
Thu 12 April 2007
School of Computing and Communications computer scientists are at the forefront of a UK-wide BBC initiative launched on March 12th to inspire a new generation to get creative with coding, programming and digital technology.
Story supplied by LU Press Office
Tue 31 March 2015
A Faculty team representing science, technology, engineering and maths took part in EDF Energy's 'Science Day' on Saturday 21st March at Heysham Power Station.
Wed 25 March 2015
Professor Roger Jones has replaced Professor Peter Ratoff as Head of the Physics Department. Roger gained a PhD studying neutrino interactions at CERN and Fermilab before starting his career at CERN working at the Large Electron-Positron (LEP) Collider.
Tue 24 March 2015
As part of British Science week, 170 students from 14 schools across the region came to Lancaster University on Wednesday 18th March to compete in science, technology, engineering and mathematics challenges.
Mon 23 March 2015