Cloud, Data, Analytics & AI Update | June 2017

With Brexit negotiations underway we published two hypothetical case studies highlighting the importance of the free flow of data and why we continue to believe an adequacy agreement is the best option for UK businesses, particularly SMEs.

techUK also welcomed the recently published International Strategy for 2017-2021 by the ICO, which also recognised the need to maintain cross-border data flows and for the UK to remain a proactive player on the international data protection stage.

As new technologies develop and utilise data in innovative ways, techUK was pleased to contribute to the Royal Society and British Academy report on Data Governance in the 21st Century as part of their working group report. You can check out the full report here: Data Management and Use: Governance in the 21st Century.

If you would like to get involved in techUK's Cloud, Data, Analytics and AI Programme please contact Sue Daley or Jeremy Lilley


Cloud, Data, Analytics and AI News

Data Transfers Needed for Post-Brexit Global Britain - techUK Case Studies

Meet July's Cloud Champion

techUK Comments on ICO International Strategy

Why Data Governance Thinking Must Keep Pace to Secure UK's AI Future

techUK Responds to Royal Society and British Academy Data Governance Report

Automation on the Queen Elizabeth Class Carriers

AI in the Home - What's Next?

Guest Blog: Experis - Big Data Market Update

Key Takeaways from #CogX17: Cautious Optimism


Other News and Comment

Check out techUK's Sue Daley Talking About Big Data and HPC in Atos's Digital Vision for Supercomputing and Big Data (Atos)

techUK Praises 'Strong' ICO Strategy Ahead of Brexit and GDPR (Silicon)

Common Myths Stalling Organizations from Adopting the Cloud (IT Pro Portal)

Government to Tighten Rules on Personal Data Storage (Public Technology)

Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence - & The Future Of Accounting (Forbes)

How to Tackle Changing Cloud Security Threats: A Guide (Cloud Computing)

Preparing for AI with Predictive Maintenance (Information Age)


techUK Annual Dinner - Wednesday 19 July

The techUK Annual Dinner is the established, must-attend business dinner in techUK's calendar that attracts approximately 500 guests each year. The evening begins with a champagne drinks reception, allowing ample networking opportunities, followed by a fabulous dinner. Book now to secure your place

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Queen's Awards for Enterprise 2018

Get recognition for your business and apply for the Queen's Awards, the UK's most prestigious business awards. Whether you are a small business with a great innovative product or service, or a larger company running an impressive social mobility programme, these awards are a prestigious way to recognise your contribution to enterprise.

Application Deadline: 01 September


Upcoming Events - View full list of events

July 13 - Partnering & Networking: Data Supply Chain

July 20 - Comms and Data Protection: What Changes are Ahead?

July 20 - Artificial Intelligence in the Built Environment - Lecture and Workshop *LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE*

Sept 04 - techUK Introductory Evening

Sept 06 - How Will GDPR Affect Health and Social Care?

Sept 21 - What Does GDPR Mean for Big Data, Analytics, Cloud & AI?


Upcoming Training Courses - View full list of training courses

17 July - Welcome to G-Cloud

19 July - Big Data and Data Analytics Technologies

13 Sept - An Introduction to the UK Data Protection Act and the EU GDPR - MANCHESTER

22 Sept - Cloud Computing Security Knowledge (Foundation)


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