Plastic Fantastic? Come, listen & cast your vote!

Can 3D printing replicate the sound of an 18th Century recorder? Let us know what you think! The ‘Replicating Historic Musical Instrument’ project is using the latest in CT scanning and 3D Printing technology to replicate an 18th Century ivory recorder in … Continue reading

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IT Innovation Showcase event

More than 20 projects funded by the University’s IT Innovation Challenges scheme displayed their innovative work at the Showcase event last night. The scheme supports projects that bring benefit to the University or enhance the staff or student experience at … Continue reading

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What’s on at the IT Innovation Challenges Showcase event?

Join us for the Showcase event to celebrate the innovative work done by staff and students on projects funded by the University’s IT Innovation Challenges (27 June, 17:00-19:00 at the Mathematical Institute). Please follow the booking link to sign up. Meet … Continue reading

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Win!! 3D print your idea

We are looking for anything printable in 3D as long as it is about innovation or innovative in itself. Enter our exciting 3D printing competition at the IT Innovation Challenges Showcase Event where you can experience live 3D printing. We ask you … Continue reading

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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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‘VR-AR Hub’ launch event

Colleagues from Academic IT attended the launch event of the VR-AR Hub at the Cohen Quadrangle, Exeter College on 26 October 2017. The VR-AR Hub is a student project winner of the IT Innovation Challenge award 2017 and is designed … Continue reading

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Self-Heal App Launch Event

(by Hadassah Buechner) Self-Heal teamed up with other mental health charities to host an event celebrating technology and communities in mental health. There was music, nibbles and wine in the beautiful surroundings of Rhodes house. More than 70 people attended … 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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Project Proposal workshop

How do you turn a good idea into a feasible digital project, with a realistic aim and scope, manageable time line, and budget to match? That question is facing the people behind the 15 shortlisted ideas for the IT Innovation … Continue reading

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IT Innovation get-together

Inspired by comments at the latest kick-off meeting, IT Innovation held an informal get-together for current projects on July 27. Despite summer being upon us, nine projects were able to attend and contributed by sharing experiences and ideas over cake … Continue reading

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