BALTIC TRIANGLE sits at the heart of Liverpool’s booming creative and digital sector – fancy a seat at the table? Then you’re in luck. We have a couple of hot desk spaces for some supremely lucky individuals looking to benefit from the many advantages that come with being based in this vibrant and creative quarter of

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By Nicola Wass 24th Jun, 2016

Gobal Gov Jam or.. My first day at work


Jaspreet Purewal joined the team on a recent trip to Leeds – her first day in So-mo involved skypes with Greek collaborators, Lego & a rather confusing global challenge! With a 48 hour window to collectively produce creative answers to some big public sector challenges the So-Mo team had their work cut out. Global Gov

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By Jaspreet Purewal 28th Jun, 2015

Meet Esko Reinikainen: heretic, hero & Shakespeare’s fool !


Esko co-founded The Satori Lab back in 2013 as a way to ‘fix’ government and public services. He also helps organisations navigate change, particularly the complex transitions required when society undergoes a transformational paradigm shift, in this case from the Information Age to the Networked Age.

By Nicola Wass 17th Apr, 2015

Cycle for 20 – A great Liverpool Community


So-mo’s John didn;t get to go on our twenty effect bike ride but he was there on the day and now understand’s why our cycling community is so passionate about 20mph!

By John Callaghan 18th Mar, 2015

What is an Unconference?

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An unconference is an event with no pre-planned agenda. They’re sometimes also called ‘openspace events’ ‘bar camps’ or just ‘camps’. They are a great way for people with common interests to come together to share information and develop ideas so here’s everything you need to know before going!

By John Callaghan 6th Mar, 2015

Innovation Network – helping make Liverpool more awesome !


So-mo is the lead partner in Liverpool’s Council’s Innovation Network. We made this short video to showcase some of the cutting edge work happening right here in Liverpool. As part of this work we also gave the Innovation Network a rebrand. Do you like the new Logo?

By John Callaghan 6th Mar, 2015

Don’t be Unlucky in Marketing! Event feeback

‘Don’t be Unlucky in Marketing’ took place on Friday 13th  February.  The day was delivered on behalf of Liverpool City Council’s iNnovation Network, as a way to help Social Care providers better understand why the ability to market their services to individuals.  This is increasingly important in the context of personal budgets, and a rise in people self-financing aspects

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By John Callaghan 3rd Mar, 2015

Don’t be Unlucky in Marketing!


If you want to sharpen your competitive edge – then this event is for you!

The ability to market your service well, literally has the power to transform the fortunes of your organisation. This free action packed, 1-day conference will provide you with a chance to hear from leading experts on how to develop effective marketing strategies and more importantly how to implement them.

Click here to get your ticket!

As well as covering a broad range of marketing, communications and PR issues the day will also focus on helping organisations think about how they sell services to individual consumers.
This is particularly relevant for social care organisations whose business model will be affected by a move towards personal budgets.

Speakers will include:

  • Dyane Aspinall – Assistant Director – Adult Services & Health at Liverpool City Council
  • Helen Reynolds – Award winning communications expert who makes social media and communications not only fun but seemingly easy! You can read more about Helen here. Watch her speak at one of our previous events here.
  • Matt Smith – Head of Marketing and Communications at University of Liverpool

We will also be running sessions, led by a number of the city’s leading marketing, communications and PR agencies. A chance for you to pick the brains of the experts!

You can view our agenda for the day by clicking here.

This event will be delivered by So-Mo & LCVS and is part of a wider programme of activity supported by Liverpool City Council’s iNnovation Network.