Digital Research Week

April 10, 2018, by Sophie Moyses

An Invitation to Digital Research Week

23-27 April 2018
University Park, Jubilee Campus, Sutton Bonington Campus, King’s Meadow Campus

This April, Professor Dame Jessica Corner, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research and Knowledge Exchange is hosting a week-long series of events to promote digital research. The activities will showcase how digital research methods are bringing the University’s vision for research to life.

Events include digital research seminars, clinics, tours, demonstrations and strategy workshops as well as keynote talks from industry experts. Your input during these activities will help shape the future of research at our University.

The full programme of events and activities is available on the Research Vision workspace. We hope you can join us for this exciting series of events.


Look out for 2019’s Digital Research year of Engagement, including:

  • Digital Research Roadshows
  • Research Data Management drop-in clinics
  • Making the most of Office 365 for Researchers

Data Science Seminars – full details will be available in January:

  • 28 February 2019
  • 14 March 2019
  • 11 April 2019

Updates from the Digital Research team to follow

Highlights of Digital Research Week 2018:

Monday 23 April – University Park – Register
Digital Humanities tour
GDPR workshop with Ben Veasey, Research Librarian
Office 365 for Research with David Valentine-Hagart, Information Services

Tuesday 24 April – Sutton Bonington – Register
Houndsfield facility tour
Hands on demonstrations
Research Engineering Software with Keith Evans and Louise Brown
Data Management Platforms with David Salt

Wednesday, 25 April  University Park – Register
Demonstration day and Keynote talks

Thursday 26 April – Register
Code Club with Elizabeth Davey and Louise Brown
Open Accsss with Tony Simmonds
Machine Learning Seminar with Thomas Gartner

Friday 27 April – Jubilee Campus – Register
Virtual Reality and Corruption with Richard Hyde

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