Festival of Ideas 2021

The return on the Festival of Ideas in 2021 was an amazing success and saw nearly 400 registrations over the four days. The Festival of Ideas 2021 was held online on;

  • 14th April 
  • 21st April 
  • 28th April 
  • 5th May 

We celebrated our international academic, industry and community partners through videos, talks, and debating panels! Look through our schedules below for the full breakdown of each day.

We welcomed amazing Guest Speakers to the Festival, please follow their link below to read about their amazing careers.

Throughout the four days of the Festival we showcased the amazing and thought provoking research which has come from connections made throughout the project lifetime. Cherish has, over its many years, tried to understand the needs of people, putting humans at the centre of the innovation and brought light to the community showing them how technology can change the world for the better.

Contact Us

For any Festival of Ideas enquiries please contact us at computationalfoundry@swansea.ac.uk