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    Victor Watson Trophy – nominations sought for young achievers in printing and allied trades

    The award now in its 2nd year, was launched in memory of Victor Watson CBE DL to recognise a Young Person of Outstanding Achievement. It is open to any young person (under the age of 31 at the time of the presentation) employed in the printing industry - which includes ...
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    “It’s not all about Millennials” say speakers at VMC

    The VMC returned to the Rose Bowl on 11th April 2017 to delight over 200 individuals in the creative, digital, print and packaging industries, including a few international visitors.  As an established event for the region in its 4th year, VMC brought together the region’s best to consider the effectiveness ...
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    Register for VMC Today!

    Registration for the 2017 VMC is now open! BOOK YOUR TICKET Join top agencies and big brands like HP and Nestlé at the VMC on 11 April 2017 at The Rose Bowl, Leeds. The conference will address the effectiveness of communication channels to a specified audience – from baby boomers to generation A. Expert ...
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    VMC Save the Date 2017

    Are you ready for VMC?

    Are you ready to explore the vision of marketing communications and its effectiveness to a specified audience? Join top agencies and big brands like HP and Nestle at the Visual Media Conference (VMC), 11th April 2017 at The Rose Bowl, Leeds. The conference will address the effectiveness of communication channels to a specified ...
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    CDi Yorkshire wishes you a…

    Christmas is approaching very soon, so if you need help from the CDi elves, make sure you get hold of us before the workshop closes... The office will close on Friday 23 December 2016 at 4pm and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 3 January 2017. Enquiries received between the festive break will ...
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    The Visual Media Conference returns…

    The Visual Media Conference (VMC) returns in 2017 with a range of top class industry speakers who will be debating the latest trends in marketing communications. This is a FREE one-day event that provides a vivid insight into marketing communications. Returning to the Rose Bowl in Leeds on Tuesday 11 ...
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    Annual Survey Released to Hear from the UK Tech Community

    Tech City UK is calling for anyone who operates in the UK tech sector to share its voice in its annual Tech Nation survey looking into the current state of the UK’s digital economy. Survey link: http://buff.ly/2ffrv50 Tech Nation 2016 provided the most detailed analysis to date of how the digital ...
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    Creative Digital UTC Employers Evening

    Your personal invitation to find out: What is a University Technical College (UTC)? How will it help you? How you can influence the way £10 million will be spent to address the region’s skill gap? On behalf of the Creative Digital University Technical College (CDUTC) proposing group I am delighted to invite you to ...
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    EXPOGANZA, 17th November 2016

    You are invited to Expoganza (brought to you by Grafenia plc), an intimate and exclusive event. Find out how to get more customers, how to get started in fabric and how to do more web. Along with a showcase of all new product and fabric production tours. Meet experts from Google, Nettl ...
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    Leeds Digital Job Fair 2.0

    Herd is excited to announce that they will be running their second job fair of the year: Leeds Digital Job Fair 2.0. Held on the 20th of October at First Direct Arena, the Leeds Digital Job Fair will be welcoming back some of the biggest business names in the city. As ...
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    Google Digital Garage returns to Leeds

    Join The Google Digital Garage at Futurelabs on the 29th  September 2016 and 27th October 2016  for Google’s Digital Garage. The Digital Garage team will be in Leeds running free seminars and one to one sessions at Futurelabs to help entrepreneurs and businesses to get the most from their online presence. The Digital Garage ...
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    Newly appointed Minister celebrates with creative and digital industries on Yorkshire Day

    CDi Yorkshire along with the BPIF hosted a Yorkshire Day 2016 event on the 1st August 2016 at the Oracle Bar, Leeds. Over 100 of the leading lights from the print, creative and digital industries gathered to celebrate Yorkshire Day, joined by newly appointed Minister for the Northern Powerhouse, Andrew Percy ...
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    Creative Digital UTC Evidence of Demand Survey

    As you may be aware from previous emails, a number of local employers have come together to look at the evidence of demand for a Creative Digital University Technical College (UTC) in the Leeds City Region. UTCs are schools for 14-18 year olds specialising in the delivery of Science, Technology, ...
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    Creative Digital University Technical College – Employer Engagement

    JOIN US FOR A BREAKFAST MEETING TO DISCOVER MORE ABOUT CDUTC. On behalf of the Creative Digital University Technical College (CDUTC) proposing group I am delighted to have the opportunity to tell you about the development of an application to set up a UTC for the Leeds City Region. A range of ...
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    ODI Startup Accelerator Programme

    The ODI are offering you the chance to join the ODI for a year as an ODI Startup and get access to office space, a dedicated support team, a non-executive director for your board, training and more. Building on three years of successful incubator programmes, when they mentored startups like Open ...
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    Yorkshire Day 2016

    The BPIF and CDi Yorkshire brings you the celebrations of Yorkshire Day on the Monday 1st August 2016 (12pm - 2pm) at the Oracle Bar, Leeds. This event will celebrate the regional success of the creative, digital and print industry. The day will include a presentation by Stefan Casey, Business Innovation Manager ...
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    National Coding Week, 19th September 2016

    National Coding Week (NCW) was established in 2014 with the intention of helping to improve the digital skills of adults. While there is a lot of investment in teaching children computer science in schools, and in supporting initiatives like Code Clubs, many adults feel they have missed out on the ...
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    Save the Date for Yorkshire Day

    We are celebrating Yorkshire Day this year... Click here to see what we got up to last year ...
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    Victor Watson Trophy – Nominations sought for young achievers in printing and allied trades

    This new trophy is launched in memory of Victor Watson CBE DL to recognise a Young Person of Outstanding Achievement. It is open to anyone 31 years or under (at the time of the presentation) employed in the printing industry – which includes the printing supply chain from journalism through ...
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    Final call for entries to the 2016 Print Futures Awards

    A reminder from the sponsors of the annual Print Futures Awards - The Printing Charity, the British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF), Unite the Union GPM & IT Sector, SAXOPRINT, John Crosfield Foundation, St Bride Foundation, The Book Trade Charity, and the Journalists’ Charity – that the closing date for applications ...
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