Enterprise and Innovation Team Away Day

Charlie IcetonEnterprise and Innovation

Enterprise and Innovation Team Away Day

On Monday 17th July, the Enterprise and Innovation team embarked on an away day to boost morale and socialise outside of the workplace. The morning started off with a treasure hunt devised by Steve Jones, Head of Partnerships & Philanthropy at OCRA. It was themed around historical landmarks and hidden gems that can be found around Portsea, Gunwharf Quays, Old … Read More

Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador – September to November 2016

Charlie IcetonStudent Placement

Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries Placement Students, University of Portsmouth

Hello! My name is Charlie Iceton and I am the newest member of the Enterprise and Innovation (E&I) team within the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries (CCi). Led by Professor Joan Farrer, Associate Dean E&I and Professor of Design and Innovation, E&I is concerned with the facilitation of innovative thinking and initiating research knowledge both in theoretical and applied … Read More

Enterprise and Innovation Away Sessions

Charlie IcetonEnterprise and Innovation

Enterprise and Innovation Away Sessions

Throughout the summer months of 2015, the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries have held away sessions in order to gain an understanding of each schools’ innovative experiences and creative interests. Held at Guildhall and led by Professor Joan Farrer, Associate Dean of Enterprise and Innovation for CCI, the away sessions have provided a platform for academic staff to discuss … Read More

PONToon Approval Celebration Evening

Charlie IcetonPONToon

PONToon Approval Celebration Evening

In the evening of Monday 17th July, the Enterprise and Innovation team invited PONTooners and HotHouse participants to toast the approval of the PONToon Project. PONToon will employ digital technologies and creative practices in order to provide equal access to training and employment services and respond to the digital skills shortage that exists across all sectors. The project is focussed … Read More

Transmedia Storytelling with Simon Wilkinson

Jaelithe SwanPONToon

Transmedia storytelling with Simon Wilkinson

The CCI PGRS Cohort are delighted to welcome Simon Wilkinson to the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, on Thursday 20th July, to deliver a lecture and workshop on transmedia storytelling, using a live project as a case study. Simon Wilkinson is a British transmedia artist. His work incorporates audio visual, installation, Virtual Reality, Electronic music, and online and performance … Read More

€5.8 million Franco-British Project to Help Tackle Digital Skills Shortage

Charlie IcetonPONToon

PONToon drawings by Louis Netter

Professor Joan Farrer, Associate Dean (Enterprise & Innovation), based within the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries is delighted to announce that the PONToon (Partnership Opportunities using New Technologies fostering sOcial and ecOnomic inclusioN) project has been approved by the Interreg 5A Channel Programme (Co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund). The University of Portsmouth’s Faculty of Creative and Cultural … Read More

Erasmus+ Awarded in Partnership with the International University

Professor Joan FarrerErasmus+

Erasmas+, University of Portsmouth, MRSA Virus, Public Health Image Library

The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, Enterprise and Innovation Researchers, colleagues and the International Office, in partnership with the International University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (IU) have been successful in securing €15,000 from the Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Scheme to support the development of low-tech solutions to antibiotic resistance. The antibiotic resistance rate in Vietnam is amongst the … Read More