Oxfordshire will be creating knowledge economy jobs vital for the UK. 100,000 new homes are to be added, but Oxfordshire’s transport infrastructure is already overwhelmed. Is the timing right for the region to revisit a project that includes a tram or light railway network as part of an integrated transport solution?
Oxford Internet Institute estimates there could be 4.9 billion deceased Facebook users before 2100, forcing us to ask: what should happen to our data when we die?
A global survey on ransomware attacks commissioned by cybersecurity firm Sophos has revealed that paying up can cost organisations much more than not paying.
Low Carbon Hub has teamed up with EnergyPro and Oxford Brookes University to set up Energy Solutions Oxfordshire (ESOx), an energy services company for local enterprises.
Oxford’s digital transformation catalyst for health, TheHill, prides itself on supporting healthcare providers in getting innovative products to where they can help the most. TechTribe Oxford looks at some of those finding ways to meet the demands of Covid-19.
A £26.7 million contract for outboard and inboard motors fitted to the Ministry of Defence (MOD) small boats fleet has been awarded to engineering firm EP Barrus.
Changes to Oxfordshire's transport network are under way and as the county council makes data-based policy decisions, its upcoming modelling platform may be of help.
Global research firm Forrester has listed Bicester-based technology PR firm CubanEight among the world's top channel-focused PR firms. CubanEight is among 85 firms who stood out.
The Oxford Vaccine Group, working with the Jenner Institute on the Covid-19 trials, is using laundry services by Oxwash, the eco-friendly start-up.
Games developers who have worked on some of the highest rated titles in recent years are now applying their skills to create software for autonomous vehicles.
The roles of Oxfordshire’s academic, life sciences and business communities in the fight against Covid-19 were topics explored in a recent podcast discussion hosted by property firm Bidwells.
Mark Evans of Adaptix, and business advisor Ian Tracey share their experience of winning grants, and Metro Bank's Ashley Keen reports on its response to loan applications.
As UK business prepares for a measured exit from lockdown, an online conference for early stage investors explored new ways for firms to survive and flourish in what will become a ‘new normal.’
UX Oxford: UX in publishing Two UX experts share their experience and knowledge from the world of publishing. Leanne Dobson, UX designer at publisher Taylor & Francis talks on streamlining access to research on discovery tools and scholarly platforms, is joined by Fruto Design’s Dave Johns, formerly of Pearson (Edexcel), where he worked on digital tools for teachers. 7.30pm. Book here
Preventing and controlling pandemics: from SARS to COVID-19 A conversation between Oxford Martin School visiting fellow, Professor Chris Dye and former chair of Public Health England Professor David Heymann. These two experts on viruses and pandemics will discuss what measures can be taken to prevent future pandemics, and how a post COVID-19 world might look. Hosted by Oxford Martin School. 5pm. Book here
Hacking C# and ReST Q&A ReST was formalised 20 years ago now, and continues to be a source of debate amongst developers. Sebastien Lambla has been coding such systems since the noughties and in this session he’ll do a quick overview of the state of ReST today, then engage with attendees in a Q&A session. Hosted by .Net Oxford. 6.45pm. Book here