Newcastle Helix presents…Building Blocks is an exciting and educational day for invited local school children to step into the world of STEM. With the help of LEGO, motorised cars and LED light displays we’ll introduce Year 5 pupils to real-world coding, AI and data in a working environment. Our mission is to inspire younger generations about a future for them in the booming North East tech sector.
Join Square One Law, Definition IP and Robson Laidler for an engaging roundtable discussion where we'll dive into the intricacies of maximising the value of IP in the dynamic world of tech. Together, we'll explore the challenges, benefits and financial implications of leveraging your IP assets to their fullest potential. Through collaborative dialogue, you'll gain valuable insights and strategic approaches to navigate this critical aspect of tech innovation. Don't miss this opportunity to uncover the true worth of your tech IP. Join us and discover... is it really worth it?
'Designing the Future: Shaping Tomorrow’s Public Services' cuts through the noise to deliver real change in the UK public sector. Join us at Newcastle University’s Boiler House for a day of action-oriented discussions led by leaders at the forefront of public service innovation. This isn’t just another event—it’s a strategic session where leading minds challenge the status quo and drive tangible improvements. Be at the forefront of redefining government efficiency and inclusivity. We’re not just talking about potential—we’re delivering it.
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Welcome to Swarm, an electrifying event dedicated to reimagining clean energy solutions. As part of TechNExt, Swarm spotlights the intersection of technology and sustainability, showcasing innovative approaches to tackling environmental challenges.
In this interactive workshop you will get hands on with our amazing LEGO robots and discover how your organisation can enjoy unique LEGO team-building experiences that also support STEM Education in the North East. FIRST LEGO League Challenge is an outstanding global robotics and life-skills competition for young people aged 9-16 years. It introduces them to key skills, including coding, real-world research, design and engineering. Our LEGO Robotics for Business programme gives your organisation the opportunity to give back, and be part of the growth of this amazing programme in the North East and help to inspire the engineers and technicians of the future.
Founders from Ignites latest NE Pre-Accelerator cohort are working incredibly hard to push their businesses forward and as the 2024 programme comes to an end, the 15 teams are ready to share and celebrate their progress and success with the tech community. Join us at the Boiler Shop in Newcastle, to meet Ignites 2024 Pre-Accelerator teams, to hear their pitches and celebrate the technology ecosystem in the North East.