Effective On-Line Communications – 10th Nov 2015

  Louise Mullany – Associate Professor in Sociolinguistics at The University of Nottingham. Following on from previous sessions focused on effective communication in business, Louise will be exploring the world of on-line business communication.  Full details to follow.   The programme: 07:45 – 08:10… Registration, breakfast and networking 08:10 – 08:15…...

Synthetic Biology – 9th November 2015

Great Expectations and Great Responsibilities Synthetic biology is an emerging bioscience. ‘Responsible Research and Innovation’ is a new approach to science governance. Both are controversial, as one asks new questions about engineering life and the other about the governance of such activities. Bringing them together is even more controversial. Can...

Funding for Innovation – 14th October 2015

Did you know that £400M in innovation grant funding is available to help businesses innovate? If you are looking at developing a new product, modifying an existing one, or introducing new ideas into your business, then you may well be eligible for funding from Innovate UK. The University of Nottingham...

Employment Law Breakfast Seminar – 8th October 2015

Hart‘s Restaurant, Nottingham Thursday 8th October 2015 @ 8.30am – 10.30am Employment law solicitors Premier Legal LLP are offering a free breakfast seminar on Thursday 8th October. This free seminar will provide an update on Employment law and a talk on conducting staff appraisals and how staff appraisals can be a benefit...

Geographic Information Systems Workshop – 8th October 2015

Discover the opportunities for using Geographic Information System (GIS) in your organisation! What are the benefits of GIS: Enabling tool for decision making Reduce cost savings due to greater efficiency Target your customers better Improve communications (through GIS maps and visualisation)   Where:    Nottingham Geospatial Institute, Triumph Road, Nottingham....

Talent Masterclass – 2nd October 2015

Filling the Skills Gap – Improving Access to High Calibre Talent for Ambitious SME’s Date: Friday 2nd October 2015 Time: 7:30am – 9:30am Location: Sir Colin Campbell Building Every business has something that’s holding them back. It might be access to funding, the right sort of skilled staff or lack of key expertise...

Towards a Silent Aircraft – 30th September 2015

Although aircraft noise has reduced considerably since the introduction of high speed jet transport, it is still presents a significant challenge. In this lecture Professor Dame Ann Dowling will discuss what generates noise on modern civil aircraft, and ways in which it can be reduced, as well as looking at...

The Next Big Thing – 29th Sept 2015

  Chris Barnatt – Associate Professor of Strategy & Future Studies at The University of Nottingham. Technology continues to drive our personal and business lives so just what will be ‘The Next Big Thing’? Businesses large and small continue to seek out the next great innovation. In this breakfast event Chris...