Creative Digifest

Title: Creative Digifest
Description: Creative Digifest

This one day interactive conference provides an opportunity for local businesses, researchers and the wider public to learn more about the digital technologies and trends that are shaping the business and social landscape.

Start Time: 09:00
Date: 2012-10-11

Creative Digifest #SXSC2
How are digital networks transforming our lives?
What can the latest technologies do for you?

Date: 11th October 2012
Time: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Location: Garden Court, Highfield, University of Southampton
• World leading speakers
• Demonstrations of the latest technologies
• Panel debate and discussion with digital experts
• Free workshops and ‘unconference’ networking sessions
This one day interactive conference provides an opportunity for local businesses, researchers and the wider public to learn more about the digital technologies and trends that are shaping the business and social landscape.

The day provides a vibrant and inspiring combination of keynote talks, workshops, networking, and technology demonstrations.

Speakers include:
• Andrew Keen – Author of ‘Digital Vertigo’, CNN columnist, entrepreneur and expert on the impact of digital technologies on 21st century business and society.
• Professor Dame Wendy Hall – Professor of Computer Science at the University of Southampton, member of UK Prime Minister’s Council for Science and Tech.

Workshops and demonstrations include:

• An introduction to social media for small businesses
• Interactive technologies and customer experience
• Transforming energy demand through digital innovation
• Opening up learning in the digital age
Registration
Cost: All day ticket £45:

• Access to all sessions, workshops and demos
• Opportunities for networking throughout
• Lunch, and all other refreshments throughout the day

For more information on the day go to Creative Digifest