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Celebrate Jon Kingsbury & Haidee Bell’s time at Nesta 10 July 2014 16:30 - 19:00 2014-07-10 16:30:00 2014-07-10 19:00:00

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Jon Kingsbury is leaving Nesta to take up the role as Head of Digital Economy at The Knowledge Transfer Network and Haidee Bell is leaving...

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Making it big: strategies for scaling up social innovation. 15 July 2014 09:00 - 12:30 2014-07-15 09:00:00 2014-07-15 12:30:00

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Making it big   To tackle problems entrenched in our societies, we need more social innovation at scale. We know it’s possible. Many...

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Our genomic future: what would happen if we all had our genome sequenced? 2 July 2014 18:00 - 19:30

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As the cost and turnaround time of whole genome sequencing fall, we have come to the point where companies claim to sequence a whole human...

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In Conversation with Charles Leadbeater 1 July 2014 17:30 - 20:00

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We’d like to invite you to a conversation on the rise of frugal innovation with the writer Charles Leadbeater on July 1st at Nesta. ...

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Launch of i-teams 30 June 2014 10:00 - 12:00

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Launch of i-teams Join us on 30 June at Nesta for the launch of i-teams, an exciting new report about the teams and funds making...

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

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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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Workshop 'Startup Studios - a better model for building successful tech companies?' 17 June 2014 15:00 - 17:00

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Nesta and Makeshift bring together startup and technology experts with founders of Startup Studio in London, Europe and the US to explore...

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What do voters think about innovation and technology? 16 June 2014 08:30 - 10:30

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You (or a colleague) are invited to join Rt Hon David Willetts MP; William Cullerne Bown, Founder of Research Fortnightly; Jane Burston,...

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Understanding Below the Radar Activity in the ‘Social Economy’ 11 June 2014 09:30 - 11:00

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In March 2014, Nesta awarded five research grants to organisations looking at new, data-driven approaches to researching and understanding...

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

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

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

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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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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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