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#DDIdiscussions | Data-driven innovation in AI

Our #DDIdiscussions from May 19th discussed the role of Scottish Universities in the development of AI. Scotland's recently released AI strategy, the exciting development of the National…

From  Stephanie Peebles on May 20th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Edinburgh - Space Data Capital of Europe!

Edinburgh is well on its way to becoming the space data capital of Europe. This short animation gives a flavour of the exciting space and satellite innovations happening in the city, with support…

From  Stephanie Peebles on May 20th, 2021 0 likes 59 plays 0  

DDI Town Hall 18th May | Andy Nichol, Programme Manager for the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal

With Andy Nichol, Programme Manager for the Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal, to discuss the Regional Prosperity Framework in interview with John Scott, Head of Delivery at Data…

From  Stephanie Peebles on May 19th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

DDI Town Hall | - Alison Muckersie & Jo Spiller : DDI Skills Gateway

Tuesday 20th April DDI held a Town Hall with Alison Muckersie presenting the ambitions of the DDI Skills Gateway programme and highlight some of its early achievements, demonstrating how the…

From  Stephanie Peebles on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

#DDIdiscussions | Open Finance, Ethics and Social Inclusion | 29th April 2021

This panel discussion explored the feasibility of open finance and innovation offering greater financial inclusion to those who currently face barriers – and the ethical issues of doing so.…

From  Stephanie Peebles on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 21 plays 0  

#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 39 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 9 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  

Welcome to Students as Change Agents Autumn 2020

Welcome to Students as Change Agents was recorded live on Wednesday 18 November 12:30 This video acts as a general introduction to Students as Change Agents; our mission, programme highlights and…

From  Kristina Kim on November 20th, 2020 0 likes 4 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 35 plays 0  

DDI Webinar: The role of data and data innovation in the recovery from Covid-19

Data-Driven Innovation (DDI) and guests discuss the vital role of data and data innovation in the recovery from Covid-19. Experts from the public and private sector join university researchers…

From  Stephanie Peebles on July 1st, 2020 0 likes 2 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 93 plays 0  

Space & Satellites

Professor Murray Collins discusses opportunities in the local space sector.

From  Jane Challinor on August 27th, 2019 0 likes 172 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 78 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 95 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 149 plays 0