DigiLocal celebration 2017!

On Saturday 1 July we welcomed young people from 8 DigiLocal local clubs across the West of England to share their visions of life in the year 2030! We saw Scratch games for managing the ecology (and the importance of bees), through house delivery systems by helicopter, to health apps, and even a resource gathering … Read moreDigiLocal celebration 2017!

DigiLocal @ Stockwood Tech Takeover

What to do in the half-term? Tech Takeover, of course! We’ve been working with Nia at the Bristol Libraries Service for some time and were very happy to help support her Tech Takeover day at Stockwood Library on 16 Feb 2017. Stockwood already runs a very successful CodeClub so I took some Raspberry Pi 3’s … Read moreDigiLocal @ Stockwood Tech Takeover

Celebrating the future of tech

As part of background research and building my understanding about developing our new¬†DigiMakers <local> initiative, I took up the offer from Tom Gray (CTO, Kainos) to attend the Education Day of their BelTech2015 conference in Belfast. In addition to seeing what’s going on over in Northern Ireland, I also had a fantastic opportunity to meet … Read moreCelebrating the future of tech