Award win for student films on deep vein thrombosis

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E&I’s Toby Meredith and CCI students have won a prestigious award for their work on patient information videos for the NHS.  Toby Meredith (left) with the NHS team Students created two videos and two animations highlighting best practice around preventing and living with DVT. The won first prize at the Anticoagulation Achievement Awards, which recognise innovation, excellence and outstanding practice … Read More

New Creative Partnership Explores the Future of Live Entertainment through Motion Capture Technology

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The University of Portsmouth has joined forces with New Theatre Royal and The Old Market in Brighton to explore the future of live entertainment. A first of its kind, this partnership allowed artists to combine new and old entertainment to tell stories using multimedia technologies and discover how the digital age will change the way we consume and imbibe stories. … Read More

Enterprise and Innovation Team Away Day

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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 – June to July 2017

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Images from Charlie Iceton's placement year at the University of Portsmouth

As I reflect on my placement year working with the Enterprise and Innovation team, I feel a certain level of smugness from what I have managed to achieve in the past ten months. The skills and knowledge I have acquired from this experience are invaluable for my future in the creative industry. Exposure to software packages such as Adobe Creative … Read More

Sustainability in Film and Television Education

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BAFTA Headquaters

On Monday 5th June 2017, Toby Meredith, Media Production Centre Manager within the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, attended a BAFTA ran a workshop in Sustainability in Film and Television Education. The workshop was attended by several members of higher education institutions, the NUS and Learning on Screen. BAFTA is committed to reducing the environmental impact of the film … Read More

Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador – March to May 2017

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Innovolvement Fashion Hack Revolution, Charlie Iceton and Jaelithe Swan working on a garment

In the time since my last update, Innovolvement has hosted three more sessions: Urban Ecosystems, Team Go and Fashion Hack Revolution. Urban Ecosystems was a great success pulling in a huge crowd of students, academics and external guests. We had five guest speakers – including students, doctors and outside companies. It followed a similar format as Operation: Food Waste and … Read More

Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador – November 2016 to February 2017

Charlie IcetonStudent Placement

It has been a busy couple of months with projects fully in flow. In the time since my last update, the first Innovolvement session of this academic year, Operation: Food Waste, has happened! It was a massive success pulling a crowd of students, academics and external guests. We had two guest speakers; Gemma Morrison, Community Champion at Fratton Park Tesco … Read More