Entries by KQ

Knowledge Quarter Conference 2019

We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that this year’s KQ Conference will take place on Wednesday, 26 June 2019 at the British Library Knowledge Centre. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Democratising Knowledge’. An open call to submit ideas and content is now open!

Opportunity: Trade Specialists Train to Teach

Be paid to become a teacher and inspire the next generation by passing on your valuable trade knowledge, skills and expertise in Construction, Digital sciences, Childcare, Education and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Curriculum areas.

IOM3 Strikes Old

On 25 February, 2019, the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) marked 150 years of service to materials science, engineering and geology, recognising its history as the foremost authority in the worldwide materials and mining community.

Knowledge Quarter Marketing Manager Breakfasts

Our Breakfast meet-ups give Marketing professionals working across the Knowledge Quarter the chance to keep up-to-date with all that is happening in the area, as well as share tips and experience on what gets people through the door and engaging online.

Knowledge Quarter Diversity Roundtable

Do you work in HR? Have a passion for improving diversity in the work place. Then get involved in our Diversity Roundtable series, a bi-annual meet-up of professionals working in the Knowledge Quarter at which you can openly discuss achievements and challenges and share best practice.

Foundling Museum acquires the Duchess of Manchester portrait

The Foundling Museum has acquired a painting of Isabella, Duchess of Manchester, one of Thomas Coram’s key female supporters in the establishment of the Foundling Hospital. This is a significant acquisition for the Museum, being the only portrait of a female supporter of the Foundling Hospital to hang permanently in the Museum’s Picture Gallery.