MDDA move and new partnerships

MDDA is now based in Manchester Town Hall, on Level 7 of the Town Hall Extension.

MDDA move and new partnerships


Posted on August 5, 2014.

Sparta Technology, a partner in the EU funded CROSS Project and lead partner for the Manchester node, is looking to commission the development of several mobile apps to the maximum sum of 12,000 (Twelve thousand) British Pounds, including VAT, to the entities designated as the winners of the tender. The APP’s shall support the activities of the “Manchester Node”, which are aimed at: raising [...]

“Young Carers” Hackathon – 31st July 2013

Posted on July 24, 2014.

Date: Thursday 31st July Time: 8.30 – 17.00 Lunch and refreshments will be provided On the 31st July GM AHSN  (Academic Health Science Network) invite you to an all-day hackathon focussed on developing solutions that can make a difference to the lives of young carers. There are currently over 700,000 carers in the UK. In the [...]

Entertainment on the Move: Innovation Contest

Posted on July 9, 2014.

Apply now – £100k to trial mobile entertainment innovation with leading industry partners. Deadline for applications is 29th July. IC tomorrow is inviting startups to come up with innovative ideas for applications or services in the mobile entertainment industries including music, books and magazine publishing and games. The winners will each receive up to £25,000 [...]

Get Digital Festival – Central Library

Posted on July 1, 2014.

Join us at this fascinating festival and get to grips with how you can Get Digital - the event is open to residents and businesses in Greater Manchester. Explore Manchester’s recently re-opened Central Library with its state of the art facilities and get involved in demonstrations including 3D printing, digital music, gaming and much more. Take the opportunity [...]

Vacancy: Digital Services Manager at Manchester City Council

Posted on June 26, 2014.

Digital Services Manager Grade 9 £35,784 to £39,351 Communications – Chief Executive’s Department Permanent – Full Time – 35 per week Location: Town Hall Extension, ManchesterCity Centre Closing date: 22nd July 2014 Manchester is one of the UK’s most vibrant, varied and internationally-recognised cities. It has a thriving creative digital sector and to represent the [...]

Selling on the Web – FREE workshop programme and Online Resources for Manchester Businesses

Posted on May 22, 2014.

Businesses in Manchester are invited to register for a series of free workshops that can help them sell online, taking place in the Waterloo Centre in Cheetham Hill from June 10th.  Register for this highly successful series of workshops.

3D Print Cup in Manchester

Posted on May 9, 2014.

We’ve always been keen to promote 3D printing at the MDDA –  and anything that encourages new people to get involved is great news – especially when the prize is a 3D printer….

Big Digital Project

Posted on February 21, 2014.

Lets Go Global invites you to join us on a journey of light across Greater Manchester to see the stories made by different communities performed in the places they live, leading to a spectacular finale in and around Albert Square on Saturday 29 March at 7.30 – 9pm. This free, family-friendly event will light up [...]