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Free Cake Friday at the Leicester Innovation Hub

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Leicester Innovation Hub

128 Regent Road

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Develop new partnerships and innovative ideas over cake and coffee

You are invited to join us for ‘Innovation Friday’ networking event at the Leicester Innovation Hub and there’ll also be cake! Free Cake Friday provides an excellent opportunity to network with the Innovation Hub Team, enterprising academics from here at Leicester and other universities too, innovators from local companies, recent student/graduate start-ups, regional businesses and innovation support organisations in a friendly and informal environment.

How Can Data Transform your Business

This month’s Free Cake Friday will be discussing and showcasing the effect and impact of data management on business development and business growth.

You're welcome to drop in anytime between 10am and 4pm and Network with:

  • Innovation Hub Team
  • Regional businesses & industries
  • Innovation support organisations
  • Enterprising academics
  • Student & graduate start-ups
  • University

Agenda

  • 10.30-11.00: Data Analytics and Decision Making - Find out how you can use our "360" Data Reviews as a tool for strategic decision making - Conference Room
  • 11.30-12.00: DriverLeics - The DriverLeics team developed algorithms for autonomous vehicles in complex urban scenarios. Get the latest update about this project supported by the Hub! - Conference Room
  • 12.00-13.00: Leicester Start-Up Accelerator - Incubating Great Ideas: Meet with the latest cohort of young entrepreneurs - 7-9 Salisbury Road
  • 12.30-13.00: Current Funding Opportunities in Transport Security - The DASA Accelerator is an excellent opportunity to fund and support innovative ideas related to transport and defence and security in the UK - Conference Room
  • 13.30 - 14.00: Earth Observation for Environmental Assessment and Agriculture Decision Making: Showcase of Harjinder's work in North India using earth obsrvation data to support agriculture and water management. Harjinder is currently looking at ways to adapt her project to the UK environment. - Conference Room
  • 14.30 - 15.00: User Experience & Usability: Discuss with Genovefa how informatics can enhance user experience, performance and wellbeing: artifical intelligence, virtual reality and human-computer interaction. - Conference Room


7 fully subsidised great Industrial Mphil (R&D) projects looking for students will be on display in the Board Room all day! For more information about ee please contact Arnaud ad465@le.ac.uk

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