Spreadable Marketing Workshop – 23rd November 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop   A free half-day workshop for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire SMEs. Back by popular demand, this free workshop will explore how you can improve your communications strategy and add value to your business. Research shows that people spend an average of 10.7 hours a day with content. Yet it has...

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...

Smarter Marketing Workshop – 26th October 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop   A free session for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire SMEs. Marketing can sometimes seem hit and miss. It’s all too easy, even for marketing professionals, to make decisions based on what “feels” right. Making the right decisions about your marketing needs more than gut instinct – it needs data,...

‘Doing Business Online’ Workshop – 4th October 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop   A free legal briefing for Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire SMEs. Business is increasingly being done online. A web presence is now considered essential for most businesses, whether this is a simple website or a full e-commerce operation. When doing business on the web, a number of important legal...

Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Conference – 4th October 2017

The UK’s transition towards the adoption of electric vehicles is dependent on the development of an effective EV charging network. At this conference industry and local authority speakers will showcase practical solutions to delivering EV charging point infrastructure across the UK. Confirmed speakers include OLEV, Chargemaster, EV Charging Solutions,Western Power...

South Australia – a weathercock for things to come and rich soil for innovation – 29th September 2017

The University’s Energy Technology Research Institute (ETRI) warmly invites Ingenuity Network members to attend this free event.   A new appreciation of the challenges of integrating large proportions of renewables has emerged in South Australia. Visiting lecturer Tony Kitchener will outline some of the problems and evaluate some of the...

The Impact Of AI On Business – 26th September 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...

An entrepreneurial breakfast session

Dr Hannah Noke and Paul Kirkham took to the stage in our latest breakfast event, to give us some ideas on ‘Building A More Entrepreneurial Firm’. They both described an entrepreneurial organisation being able to innovate from within, not just as a reaction to external factors. But how can SMEs manage...

Samantha Tema | Body Aspect

Since it was established 10 years ago, The Ingenuity Network has grown into a thriving community of over 1800 individuals. Here, we feature examples of how some of those individuals have benefited from working with The University of Nottingham. This month our featured member is Samantha Tema of Body Aspect....

Boots success for Ingenuity Lab business KohlKreatives

We love sharing business success stories from across the university and the latest one comes from our friends at the Ingenuity Lab, the home of student and alumni entrepreneurship here at the University of Nottingham. On August 5th 2017, Ingenuity Lab member Kohl Kreatives will be launching their range of...