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7th October 2022

Community of Interest on Communicating Cybersecurity

This is our information hub for the SPRITE+ Community of Interest on Communicating Cybersecurity, open to all SPRITE+ members!
21st September 2022

Project Interview: Buy Now Pay Later in the UK: Current and emergent digital vulnerabilities

Today the spotlight is on the project titled 'Buy Now Pay Later in the UK: Current and emergent digital vulnerabilities'. We got the chance to catch-up with the project team to find out more about the journey of this project.
16th September 2022

Call for participants: Third Annual SPRITE+ Sandpit

SPRITE+ is pleased to invite Members and Expert Fellows to apply to attend a hybrid sandpit on Future Digital Identity. Up to £160k of SPRITE+ funding will be made available to fund interdisciplinary projects arising from this sandpit. You can find the call document and application forms here.
2nd August 2022

Project Interview: Footprints to emissions: Exploring near-future digital vulnerabilities with creative methodologies

Today the spotlight is on the project titled 'Footprints to emissions: Exploring near-future digital vulnerabilities with creative methodologies'. We got the chance to catch-up with the project team to find out more about the journey of this project.
19th July 2022

Community of Interest on TIPSS in the ‘Metaverse’

We are launching a SPRITE+ Community of Interest on Trust, Identity, Privacy, Security, and Safety (TIPSS) in the 'Metaverse', open to all SPRITE+ members! If your work relates to privacy, security, safety, identity, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality or Virtual Reality we'd love to talk!
14th July 2022

Project Interview: Revealing Young Learners’ Mental Models of Online Sludge

Today the spotlight is on the project titled 'Revealing Young Learners' Mental Models of Online Sludge'. We got the chance to catch-up with the project team to find out more about the journey of this project.
6th July 2022

Project Interview: FiVu: Using Design Fiction to Identify Future Vulnerabilities in Bio-IoT

Today the spotlight is on the project titled 'FiVu: Using Design Fiction to Identify Future Vulnerabilities in Bio-IoT'. We got the chance to catch-up with the project PI, Dr Charles Weir, to find out more about the journey of this project.
23rd May 2022

SPRITE+ funded project shares research findings and resources on XR technology

The First RespondXR reseach team hosted a webinar that shared their research findings, as well as produced illustrations that offer a timeline and graphical overview of the deployment of Extended Reality (XR) technology for police training in England and Wales.
18th May 2022

SPRITE+ Expert Fellows Meeting 2022

We present a summary of our Expert Fellows Meeting 2022, including slides from our presenter and a summary of the discussion.
23rd March 2022

SPRITE+ ‘Top Tips for ECRs: Being an Effective PI’ Online Event

We present a summary of our recent ECR workshop, including useful resources and a summary of the discussion.

Call for Events is now open! We're supporting Members and Expert Fellows to lead activities that explore aspects of TIPS in the Digital Economy. We will help to organise the activity with up to £5,000 to cover the associated costs.