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The famous Thinking Digital Conference takes place on Wed 20th & Thurs 21st May this week and this year the producers of Thinking Digital are teaming up with the Digital Innovation team at Manchester Metropolitan University to bring you a livestream of both days of Thinking Digital. Even better the livestream event will be held at the Shed, MMU's brand new facility dedicated to supporting digital innovation.
Open Labs is hosting a number of exciting events as part of LightNight, Liverpool’s one-night arts & culture festival. On Friday 15th May the doors of our world-class museums, galleries and heritage sites will stay unlocked until late for an unforgettable evening of over 100 free events.
From 4pm until late visitors can follow their own exciting trail of light projections, exhibitions, performances, talks, walks, tours, dance and hands-on activities for all ages. It’s the perfect chance to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and experience the city’s cultural offer after-hours; it’s a Friday night out with a difference.
This Thursday 14th May you can catch up with one of the latest discussion events at Does Liverpool covering Bitcoin and Cryptography.
The topic will be how you can use cryptography for privacy and will feature some live demos of encryption software that anyone can use.
The meeting is hosted by Andy Boyd (pictured left).