Tokyo 2020: Towards and Beyond

The Directors of the GDI Hub were invited to a week-long scoping visit to Japan (2nd  - 6th July) to share knowledge and develop partnerships with colleagues working on and as

Iain McKinnon at a British Embassy podium presenting in a grand-looking room complete with chandelier. With a banner of Mo Farah to the right as part of the “Britain is Great” campaign. The audience shows a packed room of listeners sitting in seated rows all looking towards Victoria or the main screen showing the presentation.  Image © British Council Photo by Kenichi Aikawa

GDI Hub Parliamentary Reception

On Monday 4th December the Global Disability Innovaiton Hub held it's first parlimentary reception to mark the International Day of Disabled People and the launch of two exciting new #DisabilityInn

London Tech Week and Beyond...

It has been a very busy few weeks for the Global Disability Innovation Hub team with lots of activity and exciting news about the new GDI Hub Board.

This Week

This is the weekly news update from the GDI Hub.

This Week


Hello and welcome to the weekly news update from the GDI Hub team!


Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

The Africa Prize encourages ambitious and talented sub-Saharan African engineers from all disciplines to apply their skills to develop scalable solutions to local challenges, highlighting the impor

Being Disabled In Britain

A report has been produced on ‘Being disabled in Britain’ by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (