Blog Two

  • Get to know the innovators changing the face of public services in Birmingham

    Get to know the innovators changing the face of public services in Birmingham
  • Innovating Access to the Arts: Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Virtual Stage

    Innovating Access to the Arts: Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Virtual Stage

    Birmingham Royal Ballet (BRB) is breaking new ground with its innovative virtual stage, a project that leverages immersive technology to make performances accessible to neuro-divergent audiences and beyond. This pioneering venture, fuelled by immersive tech like virtual and augmented reality, is redefining the reach of theatrical performances. Tom Rogers, a creative digital producer at BRB,…

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  • Unlocking Birmingham’s Digital Potential: A Key to Savings and Skills

    Unlocking Birmingham’s Digital Potential: A Key to Savings and Skills

    In an increasingly digital world, it’s startling to learn that one in five adults in the UK lacks the essential digital skills required for daily life. This gap not only affects personal growth but also has a tangible impact on household finances. Did you know that by harnessing digital skills, UK households could save an…

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  • DIATOMIC Accelerator Unleashes Innovation in Birmingham’s Public Services

    DIATOMIC Accelerator Unleashes Innovation in Birmingham’s Public Services

    Birmingham’s public services are on the brink of a transformation as the DIATOMIC Accelerator, managed by Connected Places Catapult, selects nine innovative companies to propel the city’s urban management into the future. With a substantial funding pool of £500,000, these companies are set to embark on live trials that promise to revolutionize housing, park management,…

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