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...

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...

Building Better Business Workshop – 22nd June 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Workshop   Why should a business adopt sustainable and responsible practices? In an increasingly competitive marketplace, what’s ‘in it’ for SMEs? If you ask any small business owner whether they’d like their organisation to be more sustainable and responsible, the answer would probably be yes. After all, we all...

EU Sustainable Energy Week – 19-25 June 2017

A programme of events hosted by The University of Nottingham   The University will be holding a number of ‘Energy Days’ throughout the month of June that contribute towards EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017. You can choose from a series of events with themes including: energy storage, circular economy, corporate social responsibility,...

Creating cultures for better business – 6th June 2017

Ingenuity KnowledgeXchange Breakfast Event   Why should businesses adopt sustainable and responsible practices? In an increasingly competitive marketplace, what’s ‘in it’ for SMEs? At our next Ingenuity breakfast event, Nottingham University Business School’s Professor Sally Hibbert will join forces with Andy Corley, MD of Quadralene. Join us for great networking and a...

The Cyber Connected World – 6th June 2017

Our everyday lives have become more connected than ever, making it easier to communicate with others, grow your market reach, and ultimately do business with people around the globe. But, as the world becomes more connected, we’re exposed to a variety of new vulnerabilities. Vulnerabilities that we aren’t always prepared...