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Sumo Digital agrees Disney gaming partnership

Sheffield-based video game development studio Sumo Digital has agreed a partnership with Disney on its Infinity 3.0 game.

Disney Infinity 3.0 is the latest instalment in the action-adventure video game series, which allows players to bring Disney Pixar’s characters to life, from Pirates of the Caribbean to Toy Story and Frozen.
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BioRenew Tech Match 2015

The 11th edition of the International Conference on Renewable Resources & Biorefineries will take place in York, United Kingdom, from Wednesday June 3 until Friday June 5, 2015. Delegates from university, industry, governmental and non-governmental organizations and venture capital providers will present their views on industrial biotechnology, sustainable (green) chemistry and agricultural policy related to the use of renewable raw materials for non-food applications and energy supply. Continue reading

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Gamescom 2015

Gamescom is the largest trade fair and event highlight for interactive games in Cologne, Germany. More than 335,000 visitors celebrated the `next generation of gaming` on the Gamescom 2014 and the journey will continue into 2015. The event provides the opportunity to discover the latest and best games, try everything out, and celebrate the games community’s highlight of the year. It’s free to attend and appeals to all people, including children. Continue reading

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Game on at Sheffield Hallam University’s new cutting edge lab

The centre has 34 PlayStation4 development kits for students on final year undergraduate and postgraduate courses, developing the next generation of videogame talent. Continue reading

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Global Manufacturing Festival set to break records

At the two-day event more than 500 people will attend a manufacturers’ dinner on June 24. And there will be a conference, with more than 1,000 delegates, and all-day exhibition with up to 120 stands – double that of last year – at the AMRC training centre on June 25. Continue reading

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Sheffield Design Week 23-29 June 2014

Sheffield Design Week is hosted in one of the UK’s most creative cities. Taking place annually, this 7 day festival will host an array of local, regional, national and international design, architectural and creative names. It will showcase all disciplines of design, from graphic design to architecture, advanced manufacturing and technology to fashion and product design and more. Continue reading

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Sheffield Design Week – 23-29 June 2014

Sheffield Design Week takes place over seven days (23-29 June 2014) and will see a broad and varied range of design activity taking place in venues, spaces and places. This will range from small scale workshops, talks and installations through to a design industry conference, film screenings and exhibitions. Continue reading

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Using social media to drive business

UKTI are providing an overview of the best social media channels for businesses to use to achieve their organisations objectives along with some best practice advice. Not so long ago, social media seemed so new and different, but now it’s simply part of the way we do marketing. In today’s world, social media tactics need to be considered within your strategic marketing decisions. Continue reading

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A better way to pick your nose… and eyes

Instead, the workshop contains the technology needed to revolutionise the way thousands of people with facial disfigurements are treated every year.

Tom’s firm Fripp Design, based at the Advanced Manufacturing Park in Catcliffe, Rotherham, has devised a 3D printing method which can make prosthetic facial features for as little as £150 – making the process cheaper, quicker and more accurate.
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Hundreds of new UK tech jobs announced at CeBIT 2014

Hundreds of new UK jobs have been announced as the UK takes centre stage as official partner country at CeBIT 2014, the world’s largest technology trade fair. Continue reading

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