Events

Throughout the year Connecting Bristol and our partner organisations run a range of events where you can learn more about our digital inclusion agenda, Green ICT and connectivity in Bristol.

Download the presentations from Europe in my City, Bristol – a Future City Demonstrator, 12 Nov

by Kevin 13/11/2013 in Bristol

Thanks to everyone who attended yesterdays event at City Hall, and apologies to those who we didn’t have room to fit in. We covered a lot of ground, had some excellent speakers, and managed to come up with some hugely creative ideas on how to build up our citizen cohort of ‘prosumers’, where the main [...]

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Event: South West Usability Discussion Group “On and Beyond the Webpage” 7pm, Thursday, November 7, 2013

by Kevin 31/10/2013 in Bristol

Steve Maslin (Director of Building User Design Solutions Ltd (bud), Bristol) will be presenting this talk on the significance of information contained within the web environment, its impact on User Experience within the physical environment and how one might move towards a continuity of user experience where web pages point to places beyond themselves.
7pm to [...]

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Event: Severn Valley Cyber Launchpad, Emersons Green Bristol, 4 November 2013,10:30 to 13:30

by Kevin 28/10/2013 in Bristol

The Technology Strategy Board is making £500,000 available to support cyber security SMEs in ‘Cyber Valley’ – The Severn Valley area of England.
The Launchpad competition looks to fund exciting and innovative projects that may be too risky for a company to fund alone, or that may take them into new areas. The competition is open [...]

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Free Event: “Better than being there – Being there better, how technology is shaping the future of media”, Great Hall, Wills Memorial Building, 6pm, 28th October

by Kevin 25/10/2013 in Bristol

Bristol Vision Institute has announced that Matthew Postgate, Controller, BBC Research & Development will give the annual public Richard Gregory memorial lecture.
Matthew Postgate is the Controller of Research & Development at BBC and is in the heart of the corporation’s strategic technology development.
Historically the BBC has led or been involved with many of the advances that have [...]

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Event: Big business buyers invited to meet smaller suppliers and boost local trade, 20 Nov

by Kevin 13/10/2013 in Bristol

Bristol City Council and the Federation of Small Businesses, with support from Regus (Temple Quay), are organising a Bristol ‘Meet the Buyer’ event, to be held on Wednesday, November 20 at Regus, 3 Temple Back East,Bristol BS1 6DZ.
Among the buyers already signed up to attend the event are the University of the [...]

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Free Event: Europe in my City, Bristol – a Future City Demonstrator, 12 Nov, 9am-1pm City Hall, Bristol

by Kevin 11/10/2013 in Bristol

This event, organised by the City Council’s Future City team, will focus on how the city is addressing its challenges and identifying new opportunities through its Future City Demonstrator and wider Smart City Programme. We will be exploring opportunities to get involved in the work and updating stakeholders on recent activities including;

Research on [...]

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Download presentations from yesterday’s Management Information and Business Intelligence event

by Kevin 10/10/2013 in Bristol

Thanks to everyone who came along to yesterday’s Management Information and Business Intelligence suppliers day at the Saddlery in Ashton Court. It was really well attended and it felt like there were a lot of opportunities for the City Council to work more closely with the SME community in this domain. The slide decks can [...]

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Free event: ‘Growing Communities: Planning for a Sustainable Future’, 10 Oct, City Hall

by Kevin 03/10/2013 in Events

‘Growing Communities: Planning for a Sustainable Future’ is a free one-day event for all those involved in Designing, Planning and Building Sustainable Built Environments.
Bristol City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR
Thursday, 10th October 2013
To register, click here: www.eventbrite.co.uk/event/7120241835
“Growing Communities: Planning for a Sustainable Future” is a one-day event for procurement teams, planners, policy-makers, architects, contractors, developers [...]

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Come to Bristol City Council Management Information and Business Intelligence SME Engagement Day

by Kevin 30/09/2013 in Bristol

Bristol City Council are now looking to the market for innovative solutions to their up and coming Management Information and Business Intelligence requirements. These requirements will cover a wide variety of requirements in the council including GIS. We are currently defining the final scope of our requirements and would welcome the input from the market. [...]

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