Shaping the future through ubiquitous technology

Horizon is a Research Institute at The University of Nottingham engaged in Digital Economy Research. Horizon brings together researchers from a broad range of disciplines to investigate how digital technology may enhance the way we live, work, play and travel in the future. Find out more about our work by reading our Horizon Impact Highlights brochure or by watching our short video From Human Data to Personal Experience.


Horizon News

Research Development Manager (Fixed term)

The University of Nottingham Smart Products Beacon of Excellence is seeking applications for a Research […]

ICO Age appropriate design: a code of practice for online services – published for consultation

Today the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) set out the standards expected of those responsible for […]

Tightening security on the Internet of Things

“The Internet of Things is rapidly becoming embedded in everyday lives, but daily we hear […]

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Horizon Blog Posts

Bags of Impulsiveness: Psychological and Demographic Predictors of Plastic Bag Consumption in Big Data

Despite the success of plastic bag charges in the UK, there are still around a […]

Network Analysis: Food Sharing

N/LAB has partnered with OLIO via a an Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to […]

The Anatomy of Retail Transactions

N/LAB has devoted considerable effort to descriptive and predictive analytics in the domain of retailing. The […]

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