Teenager coders in the house

We are in the throes of Activities Week here at Red River. It’s a local schools initiative that promotes work experience among year 10 students, encouraging them to sample a taster of the workplace. We currently have 3 young men from Forest School in Horsham and next week expect to welcome some more students from […]

Addressing the technology skills gap with Apprenticeship Degrees

Red River Director, Simon Pringle was invited to talk at a Wired Sussex event on 17th May 2016 at the FuseBox in Brighton about our partnership with the University of Chichester and Sussex and the Software Engineers Apprenticeship degree. This programme provides the student with both academic and business experience as the student is employed […]

Brighton Digital Catapult Centre – coffee fuelled innovation

It’s billed as ‘A National Centre to Rapidly Advance the UK’s Best Digital Ideas to Market’ The Digital Catapult, which became operational in 2013, is designed to support UK businesses in their mission to ‘unlock new value from sharing proprietary data in faster, better and more trusted ways.’ With the Digital Catapult Centres providing physical […]

Women in technology meet Lisa Legg

A recent article on the Women in Technology website said that although more women are put in positions of leadership at technology companies in the UK, than in the US, less than 50% of software companies have women in senior management positions. This was according to the annual Innovation Economy Outlook survey by the Silicon […]