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June 2017: TV fame in China, the World's Biggest Spreadsheet and a Yellow Jar

Though none of the team at Version 22 have been on an adventure to China this month (see last month's post for that story), quite a bit has been happening nonetheless. Here are our choice highlights. TV Fame in China Earlier this month the…
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May 2017: A trip to China, a mayor, a catwalk and rain.

This month involved a trip to China, a Mayor, TV cameras and rain. This month was the Grand Final of the Design Intelligence Awards we mentioned in April. A coming together of 22 finalists from all over the world… which included Version…
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What We Got Up To Last Month (March 2017)

March has been an exciting month for the team at Version 22 by any measure. It's gone by in a blur of parcels, emails, trips and launches, and here we are in April without even realising it! Before we go any further; mentioning April reminds…

The Top 7 Things I Learnt As A Finalist in Nesta's Inclusive Technology Prize

If you've been following our blog over the last 12 months (and indeed our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram updates) then you'll know that Version 22 and Nimble have been taking part in Nesta's Inclusive Technology Prize. To catch you up if…
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The Inclusive Technology Prize Results...

Last week was the culmination of over a year's worth of hard work and graft for ten groups of people around the UK. In fact it was almost a year to the day since the 25 semi-finalists had been selected out of the 200+ applicants for the Inclusive…
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An Afternoon Under the Spotlight in Sunny Sheffield

Okay let me get one thing straight, Sheffield wasn't actually sunny when I was there but I'm sure it has been in the past! A few weeks ago I headed to Sheffield with a few Nimbles to take part in a photo-shoot. The location? The offices of…
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Inclusive Technology Prize Update

The Version 22 blog has been quiet for the last few weeks and I'm sorry about that. The reason, lots going on! Nimble and Geco Hub are in the very final stages of production so several things have been happening in parallel. While we wait…
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We made the top 10!

You may or may not know that I've been taking part in the Inclusive Technology Prize, a competition run by Nesta to help find and support inclusive products ideas. I entered with Nimble late last year and made the cut as one of 25 semi-finalists…
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Out of the heat at the Nesta Inclusive Tech Prize Finals

Today I spent the hottest day of the year in an air conditioned night club two stories underground. You might say I missed out on the weather but you’d be wrong. See I was taking part in something much more exciting. Well… for me anyway. I…
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We Won!

As promised in my last update I've got an exciting announcement to make.... Version 22 won the Irwin Mitchell Design For Life Award!!! Irwin Mitchell, one of the UK's largest and most respected law firms, partnered with Nesta and Disability…