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My Placement Experience: Lessons and Triumphs

post by Kuzi Makokoro (2022 cohort) Reflecting upon my placement, a key lesson around the most important decision to make before starting a placement, was to consider the specific skills […]

Alumni Spotlight: Dr Will Darler (2013 cohort) on the Importance of Enterprise and Knowledge Exchange

We are delighted to share an insightful interview from the University of Leicester with our esteemed alumnus, Dr. William Darler. In the interview, Will discusses the importance of enterprise and […]

CDT students present research at FFS2024

First year CDT student Saria Digregorio and third-year student Yang Bong presented their research work at The Future Food Symposium 2024 (FFS2024), a two-day event where academics, practitioners and citizens […]

CDT director Steve Benford chats with Robot Talk

Horizon CDT director Professor Steve Benford joins Robot Talk to chat about art, dance and cat sitting robots. In the interview, Steve talks about co-founding the Mixed Reality Lab and […]

Unpacking the Recurrent Value of Digitally Augmented FMCGs halfway point

Our early work exploring Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCGs) snack products and the rituals of consuming food highlighted some distinct themes: Eating together promotes commensality benefits and social bonding. Snacking […]