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Immerse UK/Unity Online Bootcamp: Unleashing Unity for XR Content Creation

Online

A free and exclusive online Unity course for Immerse UK premium members. Whether you’re a digital artist, technical director, animator, technical artist, or general Unity enthusiast looking to create immersive experiences, this course will help you to learn fundamental Unity skills and give you an overview of how realtime technology is revolutionising the creative process.

Connect and Collaborate

Online

Got an idea for an immersive project but not sure where to start with the technology? Run a tech or digital business and looking for new collaborators? Trying to find funding for your project? Join Cornwall Museums Partnership and Screen Cornwall for a morning of pitches, funding information, and networking. Immerse UK will be on hand to give advice on funding.

#ThePowerOfPlace – Geospatial is Transforming Our World

Online

A webinar that will uncover the opportunity to build the autonomous, connected and people-centric world we all want to live in using location intelligence.

Future Flight Fridays: Immersive Technology

Online

This session will explore how augmented and virtual reality are uniquely placed in helping to visualise and develop future air travel. It will also highlight opportunities to get involved in the Future Flight Challenge, a four year, £125m, Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund programme.

Virtual Production Introductory Labs

Online

This Introductory Lab, from Storyfutures and ScreenSkills, is aimed at creative professionals from the screen industries (producers, directors, production designers, VFX Supervisors, cinematographers, etc) who are new to virtual production and wish to learn more about the potential of the these new tools, and the current state of this emerging industry.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: Building a sales strategy

Online

Every business must have a dependable, repeatable sales strategy to bring in new business. Building a sales strategy is therefore a vital part of any business’s expansion efforts, and often involves creating a process that can then be repeated by wider members of a team. Building a sales strategy often means taking a clinical look at where to find customers, whilst also learning to maximise existing sales processes that are already in place. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

Startup Summit

Online

Globally celebrated brands share their stories and insights with the ambitious founders of today and the business leaders of tomorrow. Speakers will explore the fundamental aspects of running a business, including marketing, strategy, leadership, sales, investment and more.

Develop: Brighton

Brighton

Bringing together the game dev community to share ideas, learn and be inspired by each other. It’s also a commercial vent where games get pitched and deals get agreed.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: How to go from lightbulb moment to business launch

Online

One of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make is they spend too much time and money building a product or service that nobody wants. What you want to be doing instead is turning your ideas into reality as quickly as possible. This webinar will share practical techniques you can use to test your business ideas without breaking the bank, so you can decide whether such ideas are worth pursuing or parking for now. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

360 Film Festival

Paris

As the content-focused event of SATIS-Screen4All, the 360 Film Festival promotes professional networking and content visibility in virtual reality, augmented reality, and large formats. Call for content closes 15 September.

ICIDS 2020

Bournemouth

An international conference on interactive digital storytelling for researchers and practitioners in game narrative and interactive storytelling, including the theoretical, technological, and applied design practices.

Designing for a ‘touch-free world’: Touchless interactivity, haptics and changing user interfaces during COVID-19

Online

Join Digital Catapult’s upcoming masterclass with Ocean Outdoor and Ultraleap – exploring how immersive design and haptics technology can enable businesses to adapt to changing user attitudes, towards touchscreen interfaces as we prepare and design for a “touchfree world”.

BIMA Conference: Lessons for the Future

Online

An exploration of the tech that’s powering digital transformation at pace. It will shine a spotlight on the ways digital is innovating and empowering and the role we can all play in advancing economic growth.

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: The legalities of running a small business

Online

One of the hardest parts about launching a startup is understanding the legal elements needed to grow a business. However, it is one of the key considerations for the early phases of any startup journey. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

Join this webinar to better understand the concept of companies – what are they, how do they work, what do you need to think about to get set up, and of contracts – what do you need to know and how can you hack your way through without spending thousands on lawyers. We will also cover Intellectual Property (IP), what are the different IP rights and how you can protect your IP and your business.

Beyond Conference

Online

Beyond is the research and development (R&D) conference for the creative industries. Featuring leading thinkers and practitioners, Beyond will explore the dynamic relationship between research, academia and business innovation, bringing together business leaders, creatives, researchers, policy makers, journalists, funders and anyone with an interest in the future.

CreativeXR Showcase and Market

Online

Digital Catapult and Arts Council England, supported by EpicGames and StoryFutures Academy, present CreativeXR cohort 3 teams to an audience of key decision makers during CreativeXR Showcase and Market, the three-day final event of the acceleration programme for the arts and culture sector. Apply to attend by 15 November. 

#IdeasMeanBusiness webinar series: End of year social

Online

Join the KTN for an end of year social event designed to connect you with other young innovators, share knowledge & stories, hear from guest speakers and connect you to further opportunities. #IdeasMeanBusiness webinars are designed to provide practical advice, expert knowledge and tools for young people.

KTN Digital Business Meet-Up Series: 5G and IoT

Online

More details to follow, however registration is now open.

Rescheduled: Child Health Technology 2021 (CHT2021)

Sheffield

Bringing together healthcare professionals, industry, engineers, designers, academics, and patient representatives to explore the latest medical technological developments. At the heart of the conference will be opportunities for cross-disciplinary networking and collaboration to ensure children and young people receive the best and most advanced healthcare.