Author Archives: Martin Hamilton

About Martin Hamilton

Futurist at Jisc

Microsoft Education and Jisc GÉANT Launch Event

Microsoft and Jisc would like to invite you to an event at the Microsoft campus in Reading on 6th December 2017. This event will focus on The Journey to Digital Transformation, and celebrate the availability of Azure cloud services under a pan-European purchasing framework negotiated by GÉANT. As a response to disruptive sector changes and increased … Read more

RCUK Cloud Working Group Workshop

Share your expertise in the application of cloud computing technology for the research community with other researchers and technical specialists. The RCUK Cloud Working Group and The Cloud for Research Special Interest Group exist to help researchers and technical specialists using cloud computing technologies and services to share knowledge and expertise. The Working Group is planning an innovative workshop focusing … Read more

From virtual reality field trips to interactive carpets – reporting from the Google in Education Summit

In June we hosted our first Google in Education Summit at the Jisc offices in London. This event brought together colleges and universities that use Google Apps for Education and related products to discuss their experiences, and how they would like to see Google for Education products develop. Senior staff from Google were on hand … Read more