Partnering with the Southern Universities Purchasing Consortium (SUPC), Lenovo are heading off on a nationwide roadshow, bringing discussions about the future of IT in Higher Education and its effect on research, revenue and efficiencies to various locations across the UK.

 

During the events, a panel will discuss:

  • How can a university provision a datacentre suitable for future demands?
  • How can IT services generate more revenue for universities?
  • How do you build the best research service?
  • What challenges will the rapidly evolving political and economic situation mean for IT?

 

Full agenda is as follows:

12:30pm – 1:00pm Arrival and registration
1:00pm – 1:45pm Tomorrow’s Datacentre Today – Lenovo’s vision for computing in Higher Education
1:45pm – 2:15pm LUNAR – Lenovo University Network of Academic Researchers
2:15pm – 2:30pm Refreshment break
2:30pm – 3:00pm Lenove & the SSSNA – Tools to access the framework
3:00pm – 4:00pm NVIDIA & Lenovo – deep learning workshop (optional)

 

The events will be taking place at a selection of locations across the UK, starting on the 13th February:

Monday 13th February University of Bristol
Thursday 16th February University of Birmingham
Thursday 2nd March Museum of Science  & Industry, Manchester
Tuesday 7th March Lenovo Glasgow
Wednesday 22nd March Museum of London

 

 

If you are in the Higher Education sector or a member of the SSSNA framework and would like to register, click here. Please state which date you would like to attend.

 

We’re an approved reseller on both the SSSNA and NDNA frameworks for Lenovo. As a Lenovo partner, we can offer our industry-leading wraparound service on all desktop, mobile and server products.