Our Industry Disrupted event on Thursday 17 May was a huge success. Taking a deep dive into Robotics and 3D printing, our guest speakers Josh Barnfather, Jo Newsom and Calie Pistorius eloquently explained how these technologies are already transforming industries far and wide.
The 2018 Tech Nation report is now out and has highlighted tremendous growth in Hull's digital sector with an outstanding 15 percent increase in the number of tech jobs recorded since 2014. The report indicates that there are now over seven thousand digi-tech jobs in the City and the annual digi-tech turnover is a reported £568m with a calculated turnover per employee being an impressive £133k - the highest in the North of England and beaten only by London, Bristol and Plymouth.
C4DI startup bridges the gap between classroom and home learning by embracing the power of digital.
Good2Learn is the brainchild of Paul Mandalia, who has worked closely with several members of C4DI to develop and create a series of curriculum-based video lessons. These short, bite-sized clips are integrated into an online platform that allows children to complete exercises, track their progress and gain rewards…
It’s no secret that Automation has the power to transform your business’ processes, especially when it comes to IT.
Adam Bovan, Director of Managed IT Services Provider Singularitee Limited, explains how small and large organisations can utilise Automation to significantly enhance their productivity, reduce costly IT overheads and boost their growth…
Greater profits for small electrical and trades businesses are one step closer as Trade Chimp roles out the next stage of its tech-savvy trades service across the UK.
The Hull-based company’s new specialist business development manager, Donna Smith, is now showcasing Trade Chimp’s operational and administrative support service to the country’s tradespeople and small trades businesses.
Saab’s Swedish-themed Elevensies went down a treat on Thursday, with a whole host of C4DI members popping across to have a nosey around the company’s brand new offices. Specialising in security and defence, the global company joined C4DI around one year ago, basing a handful of developers at the building. Recently, they have upgraded their space to suit the growing needs of their rapidly expanding team…
Entrepreneur Phil Benson has a passion for social enterprise. His latest project aims to bridge the gap between the business and education sector.
Phil already has a number of ventures under his belt. One of these is Xing Education; an enterprise-based learning opportunity for local schools and college-aged children.
By working with these young people and helping them to develop key business and life skills, he has been able to gain a fresh insight into the benefits of a business-to-education relationship...
Upstream Health specialises in mobile-friendly applications that are set to completely transform health and social care services across the world.
To discover more about how the team are using emerging and innovative technologies to disrupt the healthcare sector, we spoke with C4DI member Darren Crombie, who is the CEO and Founder of Upstream.
Cloud-based computing and its amazing capabilities are currently hot topics, with many companies wanting to transition to the Cloud, whilst others are left wondering how this technology can improve their businesses.
We spoke with C4DI member David Gilbey, Director and IT Specialist at Just Gilbey Ltd, to uncover the benefits of the Cloud and find out whether the move truly is for all businesses...
Healthcare IT Specialist Darren Crombie shares his insights on how to pick a place to base your company:
"I'd worked for years in big consultancies with big offices. With the traditional reception, cubicles, and coffee room chat, but I had never considered how to rent a space, or what kind of options there are out there"...
Good2Learn - an edtech startup based in the C4DI has just won its first award of the year for best e-learning content UK 2018. The award was the result of a joint collaboration between Good2Learn and learners in the Grimsby Institute. Together, the group produced 30 online maths and English video tutorials for children aged between 7 and 11, with content written by qualified teachers and linked to national curriculum.
Currently, digital disruption is one of the most significant global forces that is having a huge impact on all sorts of different industries.
It’s easy to see that technologies, such as mobile, cloud, Wi-Fi, big data, the blockchain, analytics, artificial intelligence, machine learning and artificial and virtual reality are all fuelling this incredible transformation of a number of diverse sectors.