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No single path to digital learning

 
at Buckingham Palace The Duke of York and Nominet Trust launched iDEA – a new inspiring Digital Enterprise Award scheme that will support young people to gain the critical digital and entrepreneurial skills they need to set up and run their own business venture. - See more at: http://www.nominettrust.org.uk/news-events/news/inspiring-new-generation... 16th and 17th May three Nominet Trust funded projects showcased their ‘Powerful online tools’ at the UnLtd Living It festival. The festival held at Google Campus focused on sharing knowledge of social entrepreneurship. more >
Lord Jim Knight and Bill Liao will become new Trustees of the charity, while Charles Leadbeater will be stepping up from his position of Trustee to Chair of the Board.
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The new computing curriculum alone won’t deliver necessary digital skills young people need. New State of the Art review by Julian Sefton-Green suggests parents, teachers and business leaders all have a role to play. more >


 

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Social Tech Seed

offers early-stage investment to entrepreneurs who are looking to develop new ventures using digital technology for social impact. - See more at: http://www.nominettrust.org.uk/how-to-apply/our-investment-programmes-0#sthash.ip5r6GXC.dpuf

Social Tech Seed offers up to £50k in early-stage investment to entrepreneurs who are looking to develop ventures using digital technology to create social impact. The programme is now open to Stage 1 applications. more >

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Latest project news

Open Utility joins forces with Good Energy to trial Piclo, the UK’s first online marketplace for buying and selling renewable electricity. Innovative energy startup, Open Utility, has teamed up with 100% renewable electricity supplier, Good Energy, to trial a pioneering new service that will enable commercial consumers and renewable generators to trade electricity. The aim of the online marketplace, named Piclo, is to provide an ‘eBay for energy’ that could offer more transparency and control than ever before. more >