Newcastle

From hosting the Smartest Street in the UK with Cisco, to partnering school children with Newcastle University researchers to measure air quality in their neighbourhood what’s smart about Digital Newcastle is how we’re driving open and transparent collaboration across the public, private and academic sectors to improve outcomes for people.

In partnership with:

Digital Leaders Week

Related Stories

The big digital priority for charities in 2019 should be services

January 2019

Last year was an amazing year for charity digital. But for many organisations there’s still a way to go. Charity digital is no longer a ‘nice to have’ or niche idea. Over the last year, we’ve seen reports from the likes of Skills Platform, TechTrust, the Weston Charity […]

Man using AR
Emerging Tech in the North East

January 2019

On Monday 14 January, Dynamo North East ran an Emerging Tech event in partnership with PROTO, where we invited Gateshead tech companies to share their knowledge of emerging tech across a variety of sectors. Although the discussions were high level in order to stimulate conversations later […]

Cryptocurrencies by a leather wallet
Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies — so what?

March 2018

Welcome back to the next part of the series for digital leaders. After reading up on the introduction to blockchain, you may be thinking: “Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies, another way to send and receive money, so what?” Previously, we mentioned that Bitcoin was an application of […]

The Full Blockchain Story

February 2018

For those who studied a science throughout school, college and university — this article follows the same principle; what was originally said isn’t strictly true, some key technical details have been left out for simplicity. Let’s begin with Bitcoin’s Distributed Ledger Technology. In blockchain, it is easier […]

Introduction Blockchain
A gentle introduction to blockchain

February 2018

This article is a brief introduction to blockchain technology, it will get you up to speed for the Digital Leaders Salon in Newcastle upon Tyne on the 22nd of February 2018. There are two main topic areas to discuss: What does a blockchain consist of? […]

How we use data and analytics to improve services

December 2017

Hi, I’m Becky Lee, an interaction designer working on Get your State Pension in Newcastle. The service is currently in private beta so we’re inviting select users to use it as they approach State Pension age. To find out how people are getting on with […]

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Join Digital Leaders

By submitting your contact information, you agree that Digital Leaders may contact you regarding relevant content and events.