Changing behaviour through mental connections: the power of associative learning – 14th November 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   The human brain is constantly making connections – associations between one thing and another. In psychology, this is called associative learning and it can have major implications for our businesses. Associative learning is the process by which we form an association between two or more...

The impact of AI on business – 26th Sept 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   Twenty years ago most companies were in ‘Internet denial’, with little comprehension of how radically the world-wide web was about to transform business practice. Today, while most companies have embraced the web, few have begun to appreciate how artificial intelligence (AI) is set to have...

Building a more entrepreneurial firm – 18th July 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   What is an entrepreneurial organisation? We all know what an organisation is and have some idea of what an entrepreneur is but what makes an entrepreneurial organisation? Our researchers have identified enterprises, large and small, that are able to innovate consistently from within, not just...

Employing Generation Z – 10th July 2017

Professor Sir David Greenaway is inviting Nottingham businesses to a special event to hear from experts about the next generation. ‘Employing Generation Z’ will give employers a unique insight into the challenges and opportunities presented by employing the next generation of ‘tech natives’. Through the University of Nottingham’s support for...

UK Corporate Games – Nottingham – 6 to 9 July 2017

The UK Corporate Games are coming to Nottingham in 2017, the games are the ultimate mix of sport, business and tourism. It’s a multi-sport festival for organisations, businesses, corporations and institutions. Get fit for business! represent your company, business or organisation create your team – tiny or tremendous open to...

Nutrition Workshop – 27th June 2017

A workshop hosted by The University of Nottingham’s Food Innovation Centre   This is a free one-day workshop, aimed at Nottingham / Derbyshire SMEs in the Food & Drink sector. In the morning session, participants will gain an overview of key legislation and law on nutritional labelling and claims, before...

China – UK Trade & Investment Symposium – 26th June 2017

Following the recent signing of a partnership agreement between Nottinghamshire and Zhejiang province, Nottinghamshire County Council and partners are delighted to welcome Zhejiang CCPIT (China Council for the Promotion of International Trade) and a delegation of over 60 Chinese companies to the Midlands to explore opportunities for business collaboration, both...

Creating cultures for better business

In our penultimate Ingenuity breakfast session before the summer break, we welcomed Prof Sally Hibbert, from the Nottingham Business School, and Andy Corley, Managing Director of Quadralene to discuss ‘creating cultures for better business’. In the first half of the presentation, Sally’s talk focussed on defining impacts and priorities for...

Richard Leach’s Inaugural lecture – 27th July

Professor Richard Leach would like to cordially invite you to his Inaugural lecture: ‘Information-rich metrology – Getting the measure of digital manufacturing’ The lecture will be held at The University of Nottingham, Keighton Auditorium, University Park Campus on Thursday 27 July- 5.30pm for a 6.00pm start time Please book your free...