Recap: #FashionHack – Idea generation, designing and meeting people

Joshua HerbertInnovolvement

Innovolvement Fashion Hack – Idea generation, designing and meeting people

On the evening of Tuesday 16th February 2016, Innovolvement hosted the ‘#FashionHack – Idea Generation’ session in Eldon Building’s learning area. Innovolvement has joined forces with Hack Pompey to bring you the #FashionHack, a project centred around using existing waste materials and technology, combining the two areas to create innovative designs. The purpose of combining the two themes is to … Read More

E&I Ambassador Beginnings to 2016

Georgia TolleyStudent Placement

Innovolvement Citizenship, Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador, Georgia Tolley

It has been a busy few weeks back after the festive period and as the days are slowly but surely getting longer, I am gradually getting back into my routine, the Gym, however, can wait for now. Innovolvement has kicked off to a flying start this year with lots of new faces joining and we were even lucky enough to … Read More

CCI HotHouse Programme 15/16 kicks off with Democratic Citizenship

Joshua HerbertHotHouse

HotHouse Programme 1516 kicks off with Democratic Citizenship

On Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd of January, The Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries held the first session of the CCI HotHouse Programme 15/16 focusing on the theme of Democratic Citizenship. On early Friday evening, eighteen colleagues from across the University of Portsmouth travelled to The Brookfield Hotel, Emsworth, for an intensive 24 hours of innovative thinking. The CCI HotHouse Programme 15/16 was developed … Read More

Hello! An introduction – Part 2

Georgia TolleyStudent Placement

Hello! An introduction – Part 2, Georgia Tolley, Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador

Hello! My name is Georgia Tolley and I am the other half of the new Enterprise and Innovation team within the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries. Over the last eight weeks, I have been making the transition from a BSc (Hons) Television and Broadcasting student into an Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador. Wow, hasn’t it just flown by? So far I … Read More

What you’ve missed: Duncan Baker-Brown, Can Architecture Matter?

Joshua HerbertEnterprise and Innovation

What you’ve missed: Duncan Baker-Brown, Can Architecture Matter?

On Thursday 29th October 2015, architectural powerhouse, Duncan Baker-Brown, delivered a lecture on the value of architecture and how to achieve a circular economy. Organised by PASS (Portsmouth Architecture Student Society), Duncan Baker-Brown is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Brighton and one of the brains behind BBM Sustainable Design; an award winning architectural practice focused on sustainable development. … Read More

Hello! An introduction – Part 1

Joshua HerbertStudent Placement

Hello! An introduction – Part 1, Joshua Herbert, Enterprise and Innovation Ambassador

Hello! My name is Josh Herbert and I am one-half of the new Enterprise and Innovation team within the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries. Led by Professor Joan Farrer, Associate Dean, E+I is concerned with the facilitation of innovative thinking and initiating research knowledge both in theoretical and applied fields. In this series of blog posts I, along with my colleague Georgia … Read More