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Mar 12 2018

   

“A Still Sunrise” at Cannes

“A Still Sunrise” at Cannes

Feb 27 2018

  The film has been submitted to many films festivals in both the U.K. and abroad. It has already been accepted from…

Flying High Challenge kicks off with BBC coverage

Flying High Challenge kicks off with BBC coverage

Feb 22 2018

  The Civic Drone Centre’s new Flying High Challenge project is starting to generate interest across the region.   Supported by Nesta’s…

Munich Media Labs Day brings global innovation community together

Munich Media Labs Day brings global innovation community together

Feb 22 2018

The Media Innovation Studio headed over to Munich at the end of February to participate in the second Media Labs Day, organised…

NewsThings demos at Google DNI Summit

NewsThings demos at Google DNI Summit

Feb 21 2018

NewsThings – our internet of things project with Trinity Mirror and design consultancy Thomas Buchanan – headed over to Amsterdam this week…

Sycamore – Ideation

Sycamore – Ideation

Feb 15 2018

Ideation Workshop 23rd February 2018 2:00-6:00 pm By applying a design-thinking methodology throughout the course of this workshop, and by bringing together…

Make-It-Yourself: Building New Musical Experiences

Make-It-Yourself: Building New Musical Experiences

Feb 08 2018

We’re looking for participants who have an interest in technology, music, and archiving to assist in a research project and help to…

Desire Lines Cycle Network

Desire Lines Cycle Network

Feb 07 2018

The city of Preston is like many UK cities, with cycling receiving a low proportion of trips made by cycle, in particular…

Preston and Civic Drone Centre named ‘high-flying city’

Preston and Civic Drone Centre named ‘high-flying city’

Feb 07 2018

Preston has been named as one of five national drone test centres after joint bid from UCLan and Preston City Council was…

Future Sound of Pop Music Symposium

Future Sound of Pop Music Symposium

Dec 08 2017

Recently, PhD candidates Jack Davenport and Oliver Halstead travelled to Switzerland for the annual Future Sound of Pop Music Symposium, hosted by the…