MK:U international design competition shortlist announced

Milton Keynes city centre (courtesy Destination MK)

Cranfield University, Milton Keynes Council and Malcolm Reading Consultants have announced the shortlist for the MK:U International Design Competition for a new proposed university in the Oxford to Cambridge innovation arc. Details of the 12-strong jury were also announced.

MK:U is a new model university and one of the flagship projects of the MK Futures 2050 programme, Read more

Find out about digital changes to the tax system at seminar in Milton Keynes

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is said to be the most fundamental change to the administration of the tax system for at least 20 years, and it is coming into effect this year.  

But does your business know how it could lead to a step-change in processes when you actively adopt the necessary cloud accounting software?

In a very timely development, Biztech technology forum has teamed up with market leaders Xero and Keens Shay Keens to host an expert seminar. The Read more


All systems go for Milton Keynes College Institute of Technology at Bletchley Park

A consortium led by Milton Keynes College including a group of prestigious partners Microsoft, KPMG, McAfee, Evidence Talks, VWFS, Activate Learning and Cranfield University, and supported by the Bletchley Park Trust, has been granted £28 million by the Department for Education to build an Institute of Digital Technology (IoT) at Bletchley Park, with two Read more

Peter Horrocks CBE appointed to chair South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership

SEMLEP, the public-private organisation responsible for steering government investment and promoting local sustainable growth in the South East Midlands has today confirmed Peter Horrocks as new Chair to lead the economic vision for the South East Midlands.

Peter Horrocks CBE was Vice-Chancellor of The Open University from 2015 until April 2018, and university Read more

Canada-United Kingdom symposium on practical AI ethics in London this March

How do we bridge the gap between the ‘what’ of Responsible AI and the ‘how’?

There are a lot of AI ethics guidelines, but most lack comprehensive tools or processes for implementation, and those resources that do exist may still be at a research stage, or difficult to identify or access.

Following a successful event hosted by NRC in Ottawa which mapped out the landscape of supply and demand of ethical AI tools, at this event in London they will be joined by experts from both Read more



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