Latest Events

Digital Futures runs a programme of activities across individual themes and pairs or cluster of themes, designed to foster more inter-disciplinary work within and across disciplines and themes, and to promote our work to external stakeholders. Many of our events are available online to watch again.  

Explore our events below and join our network to receive the latest news and events here:

 You can also take part in our scoping activities to help shape how our events are run, by participating in surveys on expertise and interest at UoM. Click the links to participate in our current live surveys in our Citizens & Government, Cities & Environment, and Creative & Heritage themes. 

Digital Trust and Security events

We run a broad series of events across disciplines for the DT&S community to engage in. We also host workshops with high-profile external guests to promote collaboration and research bid development. Past events are available to watch again online.

Institute for Data Science and AI events

Here you'll find the all the latest event announcements in the areas of data science and artificial intelligence, including our annual Advances in data Science conference, Data science club and seminar series. Past events are available to watch again online.

Citizens & Government events

Content: Sign up to our newsletter to find out about forthcoming events.  Past events are available to watch again online.


Title: Creative &Heritage events

Sign up to our newsletter to find out about forthcoming events.  Past events are available to watch again online.

Policy & Innovation events

Events and activities from the Policy@Manchester Platform

Cities & Environment events

Find out about the Urban Observatory and the Data Visualisation laboratory! Past events are available to watch again.

Health & Care events

Past and future events in Digital Health & Care

Connected Health Ecosystem events

The Manchester Connected Health Ecosystem is a collaborative network that brings together world leading academic expertise, industry partners from SMEs to major international digital & pharma companies, Health and Social Care professionals across the NHS, Public Health and local government, and patient and service user representatives. The Ecosystem, which is coordinated by Digital Futures, plays an important role in bringing together key organisations and personnel in this area, creating a platform for sharing new and important policy developments, research, funding opportunities and innovations. Regular events are listed at the link here, and you can sign up for the Ecosystem newsletter to get tickets for forthcoming events here:

Showing events 1 to 4 of 4

UoM Oxford Road

Exploring Blockchain in the Cultural Sector

16 October 2020

This one-day conference aims to brings together academics, PhD students, artists and practitioners who are exploring blockchain, or are interested in the technology, from across the cultural and creative sectors.

Learn More
digital innovation research

Connected Health Ecosystem: The East Netherlands - Your Gateway to Europe

27 October 2020

The October 2020 Manchester Connected Health Ecosystem event will focus on the East Netherlands as a gateway for UK businesses in Europe.

Learn More
tes logo--small

Through-life Engineering Services Conference 2020 (TESConf 2020)

3-4 November 2020

The Through-life Engineering Services Conference 2020 (TESConf 2020) will be hosted at Cranfield University on the 3rd and 4th of November 2020. The conference brings together academia and industry to deliver engineering and management solutions for the life of complex and long-life assets. This…

Learn More
man computer

Biocap Conference 2020

25-26 November 2020

Bionow are hosting their ninth annual BioCap Conference taking place on 25th-26th November which will bring together international investors, companies who are seeking finance and those who have a track record of raising finance.

Learn More