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Digital Manufacturing Week

Liverpool

The national festival of advanced manufacturing. Over 6,000 industry leaders and digitally-minded manufacturers will be discussing the UK’s adoption of 4.0 technologies and solutions, to dramatically increase the pace of digitalisation.

Digital Manufacturing Week

London

The national festival of advanced manufacturing. Over 6,000 industry leaders and digitally-minded manufacturers will be discussing the UK’s adoption of 4.0 technologies and solutions, to dramatically increase the pace of digitalisation.

Smart Factory Expo – Innovation Alley

Liverpool

Smart Factory Expo is the premier digital manufacturing show across Europe. Hear more from the people and companies who are shaping the future of manufacturing through innovation. Part of Digital Manufacturing Week.

VR Days – Europe

Amsterdam

Join over 140 expert speakers from the world of health, tech, business and the arts to discuss and experience a diverse range of cutting edge VR, AR and MR content, hardware and software.

Ideate Bootcamp

Manchester

Ideate is a new programme from Creative England for Greater Manchester-based creative businesses looking to expand into immersive storytelling. Register your interest to attend Ideate’s kick off bootcamp, designed to give industry-leading and practicable advice on immersive storytelling.

StoryFutures Academy Introductory Lab

Beaconsfield

This free, one-day Introductory Lab will provide a forum for discussions around immersive storytelling, develop new thinking, grow a community of practice and give a safe space for people to start to dream up new ideas of their own. Aimed at creative professionals working in adjacent fields (eg film, TV, games, etc). Restricted to 12-16 places, allocated on a first come, first served basis, subject to eligibility.

Festival of Digital Disruption – The Future of Storytelling: A Mixed Reality

Reading

Join StoryFutures for a day of learning, discussion and exploration of the next generation of storytelling. Hear from pioneering practitioners, get expert input int your ideas and meet future collaborators, funders and partners.

Beyond Investment Breakfast

Edinburgh

As part of Beyond 2019, Immerse UK has teamed up with the AHRC Creative Economy Programme for this free-to-attend networking and knowledge sharing investment breakfast. Discover what investment is available for creative technology businesses, what investors are looking for and hear first-hand from companies who have recently participated in the Audience of the Future – Investment Accelerator and secured investment funding.

CAN DO Innovation Summit

Glasgow

Scotland’s national innovation summit will give you the chance to meet the innovators, entrepreneurs, academics and investors that can help you adopt new technologies, future-proof your workforce and access the right support to maximise your potential. A headline event of VentureFest Scotland.

VentureFest North West

Manchester

The North West region’s biggest annual innovation expo and conference, bringing together businesses, investors and innovation specialists under one roof. An event where connections are made, growth opportunities born, new ideas inspired, and the most exciting business innovations showcased.

Beyond 2019

Edinburgh

The Beyond R&D conference explores the intersection between Artificial Intelligence and creativity. Connect with innovators and disruptors and meet a new generation of research talent. There’s an exclusive discount rate of £199+VAT for Immerse UK members – use the code BEYOND19IMUK when registering.

Expression of Interest: Industry 4.0 and Immersive Technologies – For the Energy, Manufacturing and Utility Sectors

Leeds

Discover how to future proof your business and increase your profitability through the successful deployment of Industry 4.0. Learn more about beginning your Industry 4.0 journey, its relevance to business, how it will shape the workplace of the future and how you can support this through technology and grant initiatives. This event is aimed at larger businesses working across the energy, oil & gas, utilities and manufacturing sectors.

Women in 3D Printing x Women in Immersive

London

An evening in celebration of the female designers and creatives from across the world of 3D Printing and Immersive Technologies. A great opportunity to meet and connect with female designers from the UK’s leading 3D printing studios, creative industries, VFX studios, technologists, researchers, and academics.

StoryLab Symposium and Exhibition: Storytelling in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Cambridge

Join StoryLab to explore ‘creativity, empathy and stewardship’ in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Bringing together practitioners, technologists and academics, the symposium consists of three workshops exploring themes of movement, memory and climate change. The exhibition showcases creative immersive practice projects.

Digital Catapult’s Platinum Awards

London

Digital Catapult will be opening its doors to celebrate the creme de la creme of the UK tech startups and scaleups that have grown and developed through its programmes and innovation activities.

VRSW #5

Cardiff

A meet-up for the immersive technology cluster in South Wales. Hear from Dan May, co-founder of design studio Painting Practice who’ll be talking about working with immersive tech for BBC One and HBO fantasy adventure, His Dark Materials.

Expression of Interest: 5G for Immersive Technologies – Unlocking the Full Potential

Salford

Join the KTN, UK5G and BBC to explore the impact and importance of 5G for the Creative Industries and the role of immersive technologies in shaping this sector. You will get an opportunity to tell us what your needs are and share ideas on how 5G can enable and enhance your creative projects.

Webinar: The launch of Immerse UK’s self-sustaining membership network

To celebrate the launch of Immerse UK’s new membership model, this webinar, hosted by Immerse UK’s Fiona Kilkelly, will explore the opportunities and benefits of being part of the exciting next phase of Immerse UK and a Q&A session will give you the opportunity to find out more about the range of support on offer. If will also cover the latest updates on the UK’s immersive economy ecosystem, with insights from the 2019 Immersive Economy Report and the latest research from PwC’s Jeremy Dalton.

StoryFutures Academy Introductory Lab

Beaconsfield

This free, one-day Introductory Lab will provide a forum for discussions around immersive storytelling, develop new thinking, grow a community of practice and give a safe space for people to start to dream up new ideas of their own. Aimed at creative professionals working in adjacent fields (eg film, TV, games, etc). Restricted to 12-16 places, allocated on a first come, first served basis, subject to eligibility.

VRX 2019

San Francisco, USA

This international event will give you the chance to join global thought leaders from major growth verticals to discuss how VR & AR/MR can bring ROI and propel your business forward. Exclusive discount for Immerse UK members – use code 5049IMUK100 for $100 off regular price.

Digital Business Meet Up: Fintech and Blockchain – December 2019

London

The ideal KTN event for those working in digital technologies who are looking for support and making new connections. Learn more about new opportunities and how Innovate UK, Digital Catapult and other organisations can support UK-based businesses.