Advancing Digital South Yorkshire


Discover: Digital Innovation


Digital technology is shaping our lives and work more than ever. Come and learn about the impact and digital technology can have on your business. The opportunities and the threats are wide and insightful (even the threats). The day will present a variety of experiences, tools and techniques that have been used successfully to help transform regional businesses. With an experienced innovation team, you will be able to explore ideas that your business may benefit from. The day will include a “what next/now?” session on future regional innovation support.

This sessions is based upon over 15 years spent working with and supporting regional SME with digital innovations. The most recent schemes of support being Digital Innovation for Growth and Sheffield Innovation Programme which finished in July this year.


  • Design Thinking
  • Software Development
  • Practical Software Projects
  • User Interface Design<
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Regional Innovation Programmes – what next?

Presenters: Dr. Chris Roast, Dr. Carlos Da Silva, Dr. Soumya Basu, Dr. Abdel-Karim Al Tamimi, Antony Davies and James Fox (Department of Computing and Research Innovation Services)

Details: 10am – 4.30pm in 9016 Cantor (153 Arundel Street, Sheffield S1 2NU)

Who should attend?

  • Anyone who wants to learn about digital innovation and how Sheffield Hallam can help them.