Opportunity: Request for Expressions of Interest from West Midlands 5G Testbed and Trials Programme Trialists

How will 5G impact your business? Trials in Worcestershire have already shown how 5G can increase productivity for manufacturers using simple but effective technologies such as preventative maintenance and AR machine diagnostics.  Building on this, we are looking to speak with other manufacturers in the West Midlands who could benefit from these and similar 5G … Continue reading Opportunity: Request for Expressions of Interest from West Midlands 5G Testbed and Trials Programme Trialists

News: Dr Pam Waddell awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to Innovation in the West Midlands

It's with great pleasure that we invite you all to celebrate the great news with us that Innovation Alliance Director, Pam Waddell, has been awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to Innovation in the West Midlands. As many of you already know, Pam is the founding Director of the Innovation Alliance … Continue reading News: Dr Pam Waddell awarded an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to Innovation in the West Midlands

Digital Leaders Week: Digisheds Birmingham Launch Event

Digisheds™ Birmingham Launches Pioneering Programme To Develop Diverse Digital Talent June 18th 2019, 13.30–16.30, BCU, Millennium Point, Birmingham B4 7XG At Tin Smart Social we know that democratising digital skills learning through accessible and inclusive training pathways is the only way to address the expanding Digital Skills Gap facing industry.  They have developed their own … Continue reading Digital Leaders Week: Digisheds Birmingham Launch Event

Digital Leaders Week: Mayoral STEAMhouse Challenge: Clean Air, Green Future

  This is a STEAMhouse initiative in partnership with West Midlands Combined Authority and a Climate Change Solutions Ltd collaboration as part of Digital Leaders Week 2019. When: Thurs 20th June, 9-6pm and Fri 21st June, 9.30-5pm Where: STEAMhouse, Digbeth, Birmingham 'We are facing a local and global emergency from generating toxic pollution of our cities, towns and communities while adding to … Continue reading Digital Leaders Week: Mayoral STEAMhouse Challenge: Clean Air, Green Future

News: Free Digital Support Worth £1,000

Hundreds of small businesses in Birmingham are set to receive free digital support worth £1,000 as part of a new Government-funded pilot scheme called HeadsUp! The initiative, delivered by small business support group Enterprise Nation in collaboration with partners including Innovation Birmingham, will see small city firms line up to get access to help with … Continue reading News: Free Digital Support Worth £1,000

Digital Leaders Week: The Great City Food Digital Treasure Hunt

IAWM are pleased to be working in partnership with Birmingham City Council, Innovation Birmingham, West Midlands Academic Health Science Network and Birmingham City University to kick off a week long programme of events for Digital Leaders Week. Join us on Monday 17th June at STEAMhouse for The Great City Food Digital Treasure Hunt! The Great … Continue reading Digital Leaders Week: The Great City Food Digital Treasure Hunt

News: Smart City Alliance Supports BCU CityGate Launch

On Wednesday 1st May 2019 IAWM's Smart City Alliance had the pleasure of supporting Birmingham City University (BCU) for the launch of the 'CityGate' urban data platform. It was really overwhelming to see such a great turnout at Millennium Point, Birmingham, with over 50 regional innovation experts coming together to engage with our 'data' themed … Continue reading News: Smart City Alliance Supports BCU CityGate Launch