New ‘industrial revolution’ declared!

“WE are currently living through an industrial revolution” – that was the declaration of Siemens’ learning and development head speaking at an exhilarating digital and art showcase at Macclesfield Town Hall. Dave Thomas, based at technology giant Siemens’ Congleton site, was among an array of influential industry experts at ‘CONVERGENCE’ on

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Photos: Convergence Symposium

We had a brilliant day at Macclesfield Town Hall this week at our Convergence Symposium.  We discussed and debated everything from addressing the skills and creativity gap, how to attract and retain the best talent and how important the convergence between the tech and the creative is. Check out our

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February Half Term: Let’s Draw in Virtual Reality

Want to draw with light? Find a library near you over half-term If you are interested in the emerging virtual reality world, then get to a Cheshire East Library over half-term. Researchers from the University of Manchester’s Institute for Cultural Practices are joining forces with SHIFT to do a  tour

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Convergence Symposium Programme

Click HERE to see our Convergence Symposium full programme. The Convergence Symposium is brought to you by SHIFT, The Weave and The Skills and Growth Company. Featuring Symposium speakers: Mike Stubbs, FACT Liverpool www.fact.co.uk Dave Thomas, Siemens www.siemens.com Erinma Ochu, Squirrel Nation http://squirrelnation.co.uk Catherine Allen, Limina Immersive www.liminaimmersive.com Gemma May

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