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Digital Medicine: Refilling the Innovator’s Prescription 24 April 2014 17:30 - 19:00 2014-04-24 17:30:00 2014-04-24 19:00:00

Nesta 1 Plough Place
EC4A 1DE London
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You are invited to an evening debate on how digital technologies are fundamentally changing patient care, in conversation with Sherry...

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Nesta Spotlight on Crowdfunding 2 May 2014 09:30 - 11:30 2014-05-02 09:30:00 2014-05-02 11:30:00

The Hub - Meetings & Conference Venue Castlehill
EH1 2NE
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Crowdfunding in the UK and Scotland is booming. In 2012, more than $2.7 billion was raised through crowdfunding worldwide – helping to fund...

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Nesta Spotlight on Digital R&D in the Arts 21 May 2014 12:15 - 16:30 2014-05-21 12:15:00 2014-05-21 16:30:00

Creative Scotland 2-4 Waterloo Pl
EH1 3EG Edinburgh
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Join us as we bring together leading policymakers, arts and culture practitioners and creative technologists to share experiences and...

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Humanising the robot society 18 June 2014 17:00 - 20:00 2014-06-18 17:00:00 2014-06-18 20:00:00

Nesta 1 Plough Place
EC4A 1DE London
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More and more people think the rise of the robots is coming. Advances in robotics and artificial intelligence mean that machines are poised...

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In Conversation With Marc Freedman 9 April 2014 18:00 - 20:30

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We’re delighted to invite you to a conversation with Marc Freedman, Founder and CEO of Encore.org, a US non-profit working to realise and...

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Good Incubation: The Craft of Supporting New Social Ventures 2 April 2014 09:30 - 18:00

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Join us on Wednesday 2nd April 2014 for an exciting full day event as we bring together some of the leading social impact accelerators,...

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Charity Innovation Workshop Series- Demystifying Digital 27 March 2014 12:30 - 17:30

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The Open Innovation Programme supported ten large UK charities to encourage them to work in new ways with new partners and test their...

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Hot Topics: Biometrics: redefining privacy 25 March 2014 16:30 - 18:00

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Biometrics: redefining privacy Can biometrics create a new kind of privacy using bodies not passwords In 2013, 76% of all data breaches...

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Charity Innovation Workshop Series- Innovation Methods for Charities 13 March 2014 12:30 - 17:30

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The Open Innovation Programme supported ten large UK charities to encourage them to work in new ways with new partners and test their...

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Nesta Spotlight – Social at Scale 28 February 2014 09:30 - 11:30

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Social at scale – the challenge of digital media for the 2014 Commonwealth Games A sense of community was central to the success of the...

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What is the Role of Evidence in Education Businesses? 26 February 2014 12:00 - 14:00

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Over the past few decades a movement calling for better use of evidence in decision making has taken shape, with a focus on the need for...

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In Conversation with Bill Janeway 6 February 2014 17:30 - 19:00

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We’d like to invite you to a conversation with Bill Janeway, co-founder of the Institute for New Economic Thinking.Bill Janeway is one of...

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China’s Absorptive State 25 November 2013 10:30 - 13:00

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  Invitation - China’s Absorptive State: research, innovation and the prospects for UK-China collaboration    11:00-13:00 on Monday...

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In Conversation with Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service 12 November 2013 18:30 - 19:30

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In Conversation with Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service Guest Interviewer – Martyn Lewis   Tuesday...

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Open Data Energy and Environment Challenge Definition Workshop 24 October 2013 14:30 - 17:00

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Open Data Energy and Environment Challenge Definition Workshop Nesta and the Open Data Institute have recently launched the Open Data...

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Innovation in Growing Cities 24 October 2013 10:00 - 13:30

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Innovation in Growing Cities ThinkTank - Birmingham Science Museum, Thursday 24th October 2013   Join us at this major innovation event...

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Game Science and Game-Based Learning: Bringing Education to Life 9 October 2013 15:00 - 17:30

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Game Science and Game-Based Learning: Bringing Education to Life Co-organised with the Serious Games Institute as part of the SGI Second...

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x.Future.Innovation.Cities 20 September 2013 09:00 - 17:00

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x.Future.Innovation.Cities A RE.WORK and Nesta experimental workshop exploring the impact of emerging technologies on our future urban...

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Nesta at 2013 Party Conferences 16 September 2013 08:00 - 1 October 2013 21:30

Please see below the fringe sessions that Nesta will be hosting at all three party conferences this year. Liberal Democrat Party...

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Open Data Challenge Series 28 August 2013 15:30 - 18:30

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The Open Data Institute and Nesta are running a programme of Open DAta Prizes using a challenge prize approach to take seven social...

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TACSI Showcase 29 July 2013 17:00 - 18:30

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Nesta, TACSI and the Australian High Commissioner invite you to learn more about the work of The Australian Centre for Social...

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Pirate monies: What virtual wallets tell us about the future of the economy 25 July 2013 16:00 - 18:00

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Pirate monies: What virtual wallets tell us about the future of the economy Join us for an afternoon of discussion on the future of...

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Ageing Network Innovators Event 16 July 2013 17:30 - 19:30

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Over the last 12 months we’ve been working with innovators, investors, commissioners, entrepreneurs, business leaders, policy makers...

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Digital R&D Collaborative Workshop 15 July 2013 10:00 - 16:00

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 The workshop gives potential applicants the opportunity to network, find partners and develop their projects.  Projects will be...

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In Conversation with: Sam Pitroda 11 July 2013 08:30 - 09:45

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In Conversation With: Sam Pitroda   We’d like to invite you to a conversation on the future of inclusive innovation in India with...

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Hands Off My Bike Award Ceremony 9 July 2013 16:00 - 17:30

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Hands Off My Bike Award Ceremony If you are passionate about cycling then this is the perfect event for you! Come and join us for a...

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Hot Topics: Emotional Machines – is society ready for robot companions? 2 July 2013 09:00 - 10:30

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Emotional Machines – is society ready for robot companions?   In today’s world, our relationships with technology are becoming...

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Launch of Randomise Me with Ben Goldacre 20 June 2013 17:00 - 18:30

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Launch of Randomise Me with Ben Goldacre On 20 June 2013 we are launching Randomise Me, a free online trials generator. Supported by...

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Digital R&D Fund for the Arts Collaborative Workshop 19 June 2013 10:00 - 16:00

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The workshop gives potential applicants the opportunity to network, find partners and develop their projects.  Projects will be...

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Hot Topics- Forget-Me-Not: can a computer remember for you? 7 June 2013 09:30 - 12:30

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Forget-Me-Not: can a computer remember for you?   On June 7th come to Nesta for a morning of debate, experiment and live demonstrations...

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In Conversation with Vickie Cammack 30 May 2013 17:30 - 20:00

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In Conversation with Vickie Cammack   We’d like to invite you to a conversation on technology and care with...

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Hot Topics: Materials: the coming revolution in what we make stuff with 21 May 2013 08:00 - 09:30

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Materials: the coming revolution in what we make stuff with Materials made us human. Interest in the properties and structures of things...

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Hands Off the Wheel: Is it time to rethink urban mobility? 14 May 2013 18:00 - 20:00

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                                                          Hands Off the Wheel: Is it time to rethink urban mobility? Once considered...

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How To Think About the Future: Give me the Numbers 3 May 2013 18:00 - 20:00

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How to think about the future: give me the numbers 6pm for 6.30pm start. Shoreditch Town Hall. Refreshments available. Nesta will host...

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