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#DDIdisussions | Covid19 and Data: One Year On

As part of the #DDIdiscussions series DDI held a webinar on Wednesday 24th March. Twelve months from the national lockdown in spring 2020, we discussed the lessons learned and how far the pandemic…

From  Stephanie Peebles on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 34 plays 0  

DDI Town Hall Tuesday 16th March with Matjaz Vidmar and Fumi Kitagawa

DDI Town Hall on Tuesday, 16th March 2021 were joined by Matjaz Vidmar and Fumi Kitagawa, to present their recent studies conducted in the City Region identifying new opportunities for data-driven…

From  Stephanie Peebles on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

DDI Town Hall Tuesday 16th February 2021 with Simon Chapple

The Data Driven innovation (DDI) initiative at the University of Edinburgh held our inaugural Town Hall session on Tuesday, 16th February 2021.We were joined by Simon Chapple, Head of Data Technology…

From  Stephanie Peebles on February 23rd, 2021 0 likes 13 plays 0  

DDI Webinar : The role of data in global financial innovation

It's full steam ahead for the Global Open Finance Centre of Excellence in Edinburgh - awarded a £22.5m UK Research and Innovation grant.What will the Centre do? What exactly do we mean by…

From  Stephanie Peebles on August 27th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Academic Opportunities with Fintech

Professor Gbenga Ibikunle describes the new courses based around Fintech at the Edinburgh Futures Institute.

From  Jane Challinor on August 28th, 2019 0 likes 82 plays 0  

Space & Satellites

Professor Murray Collins discusses opportunities in the local space sector.

From  Jane Challinor on August 27th, 2019 0 likes 163 plays 0  

The Financial Services Sector

Financial services and Fintech sector lead, Damien McGarrigle, discusses career paths in the financial world.

From  Jane Challinor on August 22nd, 2019 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Fintech

Chief Executive of Fintech Scotland, Stephen Ingledew, explains the benefits of Fintech to the consumer.

From  Jane Challinor on August 8th, 2019 0 likes 88 plays 0  

The joy of working in space

Business Development Executive, Kristina Tamane-Laing, talks about the excitement of working in the space sector and the opportunities available to students from non-STEM backgrounds.

From  Jane Challinor on August 7th, 2019 0 likes 136 plays 0  

Creative Technology

Professor Chris Speed talks Design Informatics and the ways creatives can prepare for a tech-based future.

From  Jane Challinor on August 7th, 2019 0 likes 69 plays 0  

The future of Agriculture

Agritech sector lead, Helen Dundas, discusses Agritech and its potential uses.

From  Jane Challinor on August 7th, 2019 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Sports Science

Head Sports Scientist, Andrew Lombard, discusses his experience at the Oriam facility and his advice for breaking into the sector.

From  Jane Challinor on August 6th, 2019 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Tourism & Festivals

Joshua Ryan-Saha talks about the potential for data in the Tourism & Festivals sector

From  Jane Challinor on August 6th, 2019 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Digital Tech at the Bayes Centre

Michael Rovatsos expands on the work the Bayes Centre does with digital technology and how keen students can get involved,

From  Jane Challinor on August 6th, 2019 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Professor Charlie Jeffery Senior Vice-Principal of the University of Edinburgh discussing the role of DDI and EIE

Professor Charlie Jeffery Senior Vice-Principal of the University of Edinburgh discussing the role of DDI and EIE

From  Jacqueline Clark on June 27th, 2019 0 likes 43 plays

Jarmo Eskelinen

Jarmo Eskelinen of the Data-Driven Innovation (DDI) initiative at the University of Edinburgh, speaks at EIE 2019

From  Jacqueline Clark on June 10th, 2019 0 likes 49 plays 0