IT Innovation Challenges Showcase Event – A unique opportunity to explore innovative digital projects at Oxford

The IT Innovation Challenges Showcase celebrates the innovative work done by staff and students on projects funded by the University’s IT Innovation Challenges. The event takes place on Wednesday 27th June at the Mathematical Institute, 17.00-19.00. The IT Innovation Challenges … Continue reading

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Challenges 2018 – April update

Hilary term has been busy for IT Innovation Challenges, with two calls for ideas published, one for students and one for staff. We were particularly pleased to be able to reintroduce the staff call, as it did not run last … Continue reading

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Staff Challenge – closing date extended

The closing date for submissions to ‘IT Innovation Challenges – Staff 2018’ has been extended to 25th March. This is to allow for time lost in strike action. There will not be a separate discussion period so please ensure any comments on ideas … Continue reading

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Staff 2018 Challenge launching!

The IT Innovation Challenges 2018 staff round is open! This call is open to all Oxford University staff* who have ideas for digital projects.  Successful ideas will receive funding of up to £50,000. The theme for this year is The Intelligent Campus. … Continue reading

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IT Innovation Challenges – Student 2018 update

The idea submission stage for this challenge has now closed and 14 ideas have been shared. All University members are invited to explore the ideas at https://oxfordideas.wazoku.com, ask questions, add suggestions and vote for their favourites. The ideas are open for … Continue reading

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Student 2018 round launching!

The IT Innovation Challenges 2018 student round is opening on MONDAY 29th JANUARY. This call is open to all Oxford University students who have ideas for digital projects.  Successful ideas will receive funding of up to £15,000. The theme for … Continue reading

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IT Innovation Challenges 2018

We have just received confirmation that we will be able to run both a student and staff round of the IT Innovation Challenges in 2018. The student round will launch first, in Hilary Term, and we will be inviting ideas for … Continue reading

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2016/17 student round – funded projects

The 2016/17 Student round of the IT Innovation Challenges attracted a record number of ideas (47). All ideas were evaluated by the IT Innovation Panel and 15 idea creators were invited to deevlop a project proposal based on their idea. … Continue reading

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Pitch Perfect

On May 3rd and 4th, twelve student teams presented their project proposals to the IT Innovation Challenges Panel which had the difficult task to decide which of the projects were to be funded as part of this year’s student round. … Continue reading

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Pitch Practice

For this year’s IT Innovation Challenges, 12 student projects submitted project proposals based on ideas that were shortlisted in the Student 2017 round. Before the decision about funding allocation is made, the projects also have to ‘pitch’ their proposals to … Continue reading

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