The University of West London KE Workshops


Following COVID-19, please contact The University of West London to check on future workshop dates

The University of West London has developed a range of workshops and masterclasses, drawing from the expertise of our staff, and designed to assist individuals and organisations to develop interest, knowledge and skills for future potentials. 

We also offer bespoke training packages to organisations by tailoring the content to your organisation’s specific requirements. 

Being a university, we are able to offer you an unrivalled suite of possibilities supported by strong, proven expertise and the choice of using our training facilities.

Contact us: 

Fang Lu - Senior Knowledge Exchange Officer
Phone: 020 8231 2434
Email: fang.lu@uwl.ac.uk
Twitter: UWL_Enterprise
LinkedIn: Enterprise Research
 

Introduction to AI and machine learning

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are appearing everywhere. Our previously 'dumb' machines are becoming 'smart' and the organisations we deal with on a daily basis are increasingly using AI to make decisions about us. But don’t be afraid! Discover how algorithms and data come together to create the illusion of intelligence! In the Introduction to AI and Machine Learning course, you will build AI and machine learning models and understand how computers can learn and make decisions.  

Time: 10am-4pm
Dates: 21 & 22 March, 27 & 28 June 
Venue: University of West London, Ealing
Price: Standard £200 / UWL staff and alumni £160 / *Concession £100
* Concession includes students (student ID required), and senior citizens 65+ (photo ID required).
* This course is suitable for adults (18+)

Booking available: www.uwl.ac.uk/introduction-to-ai


Introduction to robotics

Get ready for the coming of the robots! Robots can undertake all sorts of repetitive tasks from building cars in factories to vacuuming your house. But how do they work? 
Come and discover the possibilities of the £13 Raspberry Pi computer! In the Introduction to Robotics course, you will build a robot from scratch and understand how electronics, engineering and programming combine to create working robots. 

Time: 10am-4pm
Dates: 7 & 8 March, 18 & 19 April, 13 & 14 June 
Venue: University of West London, Ealing
Price: Standard £200 / UWL staff and alumni £160 / *Concession £100
* Concession includes students (student ID required), and senior citizens 65+ (photo ID required).
* This course is suitable for adults (18+)

Booking available: www.uwl.ac.uk/introduction-to-robotics


Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)

Internet of Things (IoT) is the trend of the future. This short course will start with an introduction to the background and basic knowledge of Internet of Things, hands-on activities will be followed to apply the knowledge to practices by creating a network of connected devices through MQTT messaging. Participants will be expected to build up their unique Smart Home System!

Time: 10am-4pm
Dates: 14 & 15 March, 30 & 31 May, 18 & 19 July 
Venue: University of West London, Ealing
Price: Standard £200 / UWL staff and alumni £160 / *Concession £100
* Concession includes students (student ID required), and senior citizens 65+ (photo ID required).
* This course is suitable for adults (18+)

Booking available: https://www. uwl.ac.uk/introduction-to-iot

 

We the Jury

Have you ever been called for Jury service? Are you curious about how to fulfil your civic responsibility? Our short course is designed with immersive experience in our Mock Courtroom! A case synopsis will be briefed with evidence. You will be trained with knowledge about English legal system, and work together as a jury to determine an outcome of guilty or not guilty based on the facts and your common sense! You’ll be surprised by how much you can learn and how much fun you can get from the interactive activity. 

Time: 9:30am-1pm
Dates: 7 March, 25 April 
Venue: University of West London, Ealing
Price: Standard £80 / UWL staff and alumni £70 / *Concession £60
* Concession includes students (student ID required), and senior citizens 65+ (photo ID required).
* Group requires minimum of 8 participants
* This course is suitable for adults (18+)

Booking available: www.uwl.ac.uk/we-the-jury