techUK Insights RSS Feed - techUK RSS feed for insights content. en Copyright (C) 2015 Satellite Finance Network: Elevator Investor Pitch Thu, 17 May 2018 17:49:52 +0100 CRM Sync Satellite Finance Network <table style="width: 300px;" border="0" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" align="center"><tbody><tr><td><img style="height: 300px; width: 300px;" src="//" alt=""></td> </tr></tbody></table><p>techUK is proud to be working again with the Satellite Finance Network (SFN) to run the following events:</p> <p><strong>The Elevator Pitch Training Sessions: on Tuesday 12 June 2018 at techUK 10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD from 10:00 to 13:00. </strong></p> <p><strong>The Elevator Investor Pitch Event: on&nbsp;Monday 30 July 2018 at techUK 10 St Bride St, London EC4A 4AD from 09:30 to 13:00. Registration to start at 09:30 followed by the Pitch Event at 10:00. </strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Elevator Pitch Event </strong></p> <p>Companies will be given a 6 minute slot for an elevator pitch to a panel of potential investors. There will also be time to network with the audience which will be comprised predominantly of investors with an interest in space opportunities.</p> <p><strong>*This event has been postponed until Monday 30 July.*&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sell to the Home Office: Webinar Wed, 11 Jul 2018 09:16:48 +0100 CRM Sync The Home Office's SME Champion will present on how smaller businesse can can stand out as suppliers. <p>Join this <a href=";utm_medium=email&amp;utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&amp;utm_content=immediate" target="_blank">webinar with Lucy Moody</a>, Commercial Manager at Home Office, to discover the types of products and services this large central government department is looking to buy, and how you, as a small business, can stand out and be noticed to become a supplier.</p> <p>Lucy is SME Champion at Home Office and works to support government&rsquo;s ambition that &pound;1 in every &pound;3 is spent with SMEs by 2022. The Home Office is committed to strengthening links with, and sales from, small firms. Find out more in this 30 minute presentation and conversation.</p> <p><strong><a href=";siteurl=crowncommercial&amp;nomenu=false&amp;" target="_blank">Click here to register.</a><br></strong></p>Contact: <a href=""></a> PIMFA FinTech Solutions Conference 2018 Thu, 10 May 2018 08:31:06 +0100 CRM Sync PIMFA FinTech Solutions Conference 2018 <p>Join PIMFA, on Wednesday 12th September 2018, as the Investment Management and Advice community comes together for the PIMFA FinTech Conference 2018. This a one-day event, giving attendees the platform to explore the advantages and potential risks of bringing together technology and the investment management and financial advice industry.</p> <p>Industry experts will discuss the latest trends alongside demonstrations by FinTech start-ups, winners of our international FinTech competition 2018, which took place earlier this year. The day will highlight emerging revolutionary ways of thinking and working to provide solutions for corporate and enterprise customers.</p> <p>Key topics covered:</p> <ul><li>The Digital Customer Experience</li> <li>Creating Customer Engagement Through Digital Channels</li> <li>Digital Transformation of Back Office Processes</li> <li>Regtech</li> <li>Cybersecurity</li> <li>KYC &amp; Onboarding</li> </ul><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Book here:&nbsp;<a href="">;</a></p> MWC Americas Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:54:34 +0000 Liz Cobbson (techUK) Mobile World Congress Americas is an exciting event that reaches the worldwide mobile industry and now is the best time to decide to attend, exhibit, sponsor, advertise or partner. <p>More than 21,000 unique visitors from 110 countries and territories attended the event, held September 12-14 in San Francisco. The three-day conference and exhibition attracted executives from the industry’s largest and most influential mobile operators, software companies, device makers, equipment providers and internet companies, as well as government delegations. <a href="" target="_blank">More.. </a></p> <p><strong>TAP funding: £2,000</strong></p> <p>Contact:&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"></a>&nbsp;01622 754200</p> IBC – Amsterdam, Netherlands Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:04:04 +0000 Liz Cobbson (techUK) IBC is the premier annual event for professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment and news content worldwide. <p>The IBC Exhibition covers fifteen halls across the RAI, hosting over 1,700 exhibitors and a number of specially curated feature areas and events that tie into the IBC Conference to enrich your understanding of technologies and trends that are driving the industry: <a href="" target="_blank">More..</a></p> <p><strong>TAP funding: £1,500</strong></p> <p>Contact: <a href="" target="_blank"></a> 01622 754200</p> National Spectrum Innovation, Experimentation & Engineering Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:36:09 +0100 CRM Sync Promoting the development of a National Spectrum Innovation, Engineeering & Experimentation Centre <p>This event is to promote the development of a new <strong>National Spectrum Innovation, Engineering and Experimentation Centre&nbsp;(N-SIEEC)</strong>.</p> <p>QinetiQ Ltd. and Aberystwyth University are partnering&nbsp;to create a cutting edge facility with world renowned expertise - forming a unique combination of expertise, facilities and geographical positioning to promote innovation and new product development and provide invaluable support for industries and organisations using the Radio Spectrum.</p> <p>The need is being driven to do spectrum research (not just 5G) and minimise the impact of the &ldquo;innovation valley&rdquo; by conducting demonstrations/experiments and increasing the pace between concepts and commercialisation. It is also designed to find a way to keep up with the $bn research activities being done (via the national Spectrum Centre) in the US so we don&rsquo;t end up with an spectrum innovation gap.</p> <p>The event will update you on the need for the centre and its current development, how it could benefit your work, as well as learning about the facilities and expertise that could be made available to you. Most importantly it will give you an opportunity to influence the centres development by helping to define your requirements of the centre.</p> <p>The ultimate aim of the centre is to:<strong>&nbsp;Create an ecosystem between Government, Industry and Academia to identify and &ldquo; Accelerate Spectrum Innovations through Experimentation&rdquo;</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;As well as supporting the commercial sector with experimentation and testing policies, the<strong> N-SIEEC&nbsp;</strong>will:</p> <p>1.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>Inspire</strong> &ndash; the next generation of engineers via STEM activities and support training via Phd&rsquo;s Msc etc.</p> <p>2.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>Support</strong> &ndash; academic research by providing facilities for research.</p> <p>3.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>Accelerate</strong> &ndash; academic exploitation by conduction demonstrations.</p> <p>4.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>Innovate</strong> &ndash; address UK industrial strategy challenges, including transport, agritech, autonomy, space, spectrum policy, cyber etc.</p> <p>5.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <strong>Collaborate</strong> -&nbsp; provide a collaborative spectrum research environment for industrial, Gvt, and international research as well as an innovation hub for SME&rsquo;s.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Registration is FREE TO ATTEND - you can <a href="" target="_blank">register and see the agenda here</a>.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Blockchain Live Thu, 31 May 2018 14:11:16 +0100 CRM Sync Blockchain Live 2018 is an event dedicated to the adoption of blockchain technology. <p><img alt="" src="//" style="height:267px; width:700px"></p> <h3>Blockchain Live is the UK's leading event for blockchain technology connecting innovators, influencers and investors to stimulate enterprise adoption and drive growth in the marketplace.</h3> <hr><p>The event affords you the opportunity to meet more than 3000 senior decision makers and specialists from leading organisations in sectors such as; finance, banking, insurance, the public sector, energy, and supply chain.</p> <p>With buy in from platform builders such as EOS as well as early movers such as bitfury, Consensys and Applied Blockchain, Blockchain Live will also host multinational corporations such as ING and respected trade associations such as techUK. Moreover, Blockchainlive will provide a platform for both community leaders such as Rhian Lewis of Women in Bitcoin, Alastair Band of Blockchain for Beginners and Stephan Tual of the London Ethereum Meetup as well as legislators and regulators including MPs/MEPs and the FCA.</p> <p>Some of the confirmed speakers for Blockchain Live 2018 include:</p> <ul><li>Nick Szabo, Creator of Smart Contracts</li> <li>Oliver Bussmann, CEO, Bussmann Advisory</li> <li>Sally Eaves, Official Member-Forbes Technology Council</li> <li>Simon Taylor, Co-Founder, 11:FS</li> </ul><p><a href="" target="_blank">Watch the video announcement here.</a></p> <p>&ldquo;Blockchain Live 2018 is the go-to event for anyone interested in unlocking the potential of this exciting new technology for their business. We are taking Blockchain to the mainstream and acting as a catalyst for mass adoption by end users, exploring some of the most innovative and game-changing Blockchain platforms and applications available.&rdquo;<br> David Roberts, Event Director, Blockchain Live.</p> <p><strong>Why take part?</strong></p> <p>Do a year&rsquo;s business in a day. Exhibitions reduce the time it takes to meet potential clients and prospects. To meet the number of potential buyers and existing prospects as part of your account management responsibilities takes months of planning, travelling and meeting time.</p> <p>Blockchain live 2018 can provide you with a unique platform where you are able to communicate your story in an intimate manner through thought leadership presentation speaker slots,keynote speaker presentations, and panel discussions.</p> <p>We are taking Blockchain to the mainstream. <a href=";utm_medium=affiliate&amp;utm_campaign=eventlisting" target="_blank">Click here to find out more</a>.&nbsp;</p> GITEX Technology Week – Dubai, UAE Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:09:51 +0000 Liz Cobbson (techUK) GITEX Technology Week is a game-changing, must-attend event located in Dubai – the world’s fastest growing technology hub <p>The global ICT industry is transforming the way the world does business and GITEX Global will be there to help guide the market with a showcase of the most exciting IT innovations. <a href="" target="_blank">More..</a></p> <p><strong>TAP funding: £2,500</strong></p> <p>Contact:&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"></a> 01622 754200</p> Internet Intelligence and Investigations Conference 2018 Thu, 15 Mar 2018 16:12:06 +0000 Henry Rex(techUK) Date: 23 October - 25 October 2018 Venue: Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel, Leicestershire LE10 3JA <p>The National Police Chiefs’ Council capability formerly referred to as Open Source Intelligence has been rebranded as ‘<a href="" target="_blank">Internet Intelligence &amp; Investigations</a>’ to better reflect the activities under taken by law enforcement practitioners.</p> <p>The rebranding of the capability recognises the fact all officers and staff must be able to access the internet to properly and effectively carry out their roles. The new capability descriptors will support frontline officers through to specialist covert investigators.</p> <p><strong>Date:</strong> 23 October - 25 October 2018</p> <p><strong>Venue:</strong> Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel, Watling Street, Hinckley, Leicestershire LE10 3JA</p> <p>This year follows on from the success of last year’s event with conference themes focusing on work currently being undertaken to support the capability, those being;</p> <p>• Training and CPD<br />• Innovations and Development<br />• Collaboration<br />• Best Practice<br />• Common Solutions and Tools</p> <p>The event will be open to law enforcement and Government practitioners, their managers and key strategic leads. There will be representation from relevant research bodies and academic institutes as well as industry and other partners. Last year we were once again over subscribed for the period of the conference.</p> <p>The vision over the next two years is to establish 'Internet Intelligence &amp; Investigations’ as a professional and mature capability that supports the delivery of world class service through appropriate training, collaboration, innovation as well as engagement with academia and industry.</p> <p><strong>Sponsorship opportunities are still available</strong>. For further details or to book online please visit&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"></a>. Alternatively, you can call <strong>CJS Event Solutions on 0333 222 4061</strong>.</p> CES – Las Vegas, USA Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:16:05 +0000 Liz Cobbson (techUK) CES is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. <p>CES is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Held in Las Vegas every year, it has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for more than 40 years - the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. <a href="" target="_blank">More..</a></p> <p><strong>TAP funding: £2,000</strong></p> <p>Contact:&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"></a> 01622 754200</p> Police ICT Summit 2019 Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:28:07 +0100 CRM Sync The 2019 Police ICT Summit will bring together police and the supplier community. <p>The theme for the 2019 Police ICT Summit is &ldquo;Embracing the Challenge of Change&rdquo; and you can now register your interest to attend below.</p> <p><br>Our focus will be on demonstrating how technology is enabling end-to-end business change across policing and law enforcement, in line with the Policing Vision 2025. The event will illustrate some of the solutions that are enabling forces to embrace business change through technology and will feature updates from senior national stakeholders in policing, law enforcement and government. Further information on the agenda will follow as it develops.</p> <p><br>We&rsquo;ll be sharing examples of successful partnerships between the policing and supplier communities &ndash; from the technology itself to the foundation, architecture and commonalities that should enable forces to work together for mutual benefit, while retaining autonomy where necessary.</p> <p><br>Once again there will be a large Exhibition Hall for our supplier partners, as well as opportunities to host workshops that focus on relevant case studies.</p> <p><br>Details of the marketing opportunities available can be <a href="" target="_blank">viewed here</a>. A reminder that the closing date for Summit <strong>sponsorship expressions of interest is 29 June 2018. </strong>To request a sponsorship form please contact&nbsp;<span lang="EN-GB"><a href=""></a></span>&nbsp;</p> <p><br><strong>Please note:</strong> Registering your interest in attending will ensure you are kept up to date on news prior to the formal launch. It does not confirm a booking at this stage.</p>Contact: <a href=""></a> Mobile World Congress Mon, 30 Apr 2018 08:39:08 +0100 CRM Sync The Mobile World Congress brings together over 100,000 people and 2,400 countries to discuss topics such as 5G, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, content and media, drones, blockchain, policy and regulation, and many others. <p>More than 2,400 companies will showcase cutting-edge products and services across 120,000 net square metres of exhibition and hospitality space at Fira Gran Via, including the new South Village. Over four days, the Mobile World Congress conference programme delves into topics such as 5G, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, content and media, drones, blockchain, policy and regulation, and many others. The keynote sessions feature leaders from established players and industry upstarts, as well as government agencies and the development community. Last year there were over 107,000 attendees, so make sure you're one of them!</p> <p>Department for International Trade grants of &pound;1,500 are confirmed and are in place to assist eligible UK companies with the cost of exhibiting.</p> <p>For more information or to book, email&nbsp;<a href=""></a>&nbsp;or call&nbsp;01622 754200.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> CABSAT – Dubai, UAE Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:22:20 +0000 Liz Cobbson (techUK) CABSAT is the No 1 Broadcast, Satellite and Digital Media event focused on the  MEASA region <p>The event attracts 13,000+ visitors from the Broadcast, Satellite &amp; Content market in the MEASA region. From engineers to marketing directors within broadcast and satellite to content buyers, sellers, producers and distributors including Radio, Audio and Film, the event brings together the entire entertainment media community in Dubai annually. <a href="" target="_blank">More..</a></p> <p><strong>TAP funding: £2,500</strong></p> <p>Contact:&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"></a> 01622 754200</p>