Working groups Our working groups and committees deal with specific issues within our broader programme workflow. techUK runs over a 90 groups and committees and attendance is free to all members. Cloud, big data and analytics Big data & analytics council techUK is developing a more in-depth Big Data and Analytics programme. As a result we have decided to set up a new techUK Big Data & Analytics Council. Cloud, big data and analytics Big data & analytics group This group brings together the Big Data & Analytics sector to articulate a cohesive pan-industry voice, communicate concerns with greater clout and represent the... Brexit Brexit Data centres CCA user group Ad-Hoc working group for all those interested in the development of EUETS for Data Centres Central government Central Government Council The Central Government Council brings together leaders from across the tech industry and delivers an ambitious programme of activity between techUK and central... Policy and public affairs Child online safety group This forum brings critical players together from across the internet-access value chain, working to support a safe environment for children online. Data centres Climate change agreement stakeholder group This focus group drives our campaign to negotiate a Climate Change Agreement for the UK data centres sector. Cloud, big data and analytics Cloud and mobile services council This group provides strategic direction to the Cloud & Mobile services work undertaken by techUK. Cloud, big data and analytics Cloud and mobile services group This group brings together the Cloud & Mobile sector to articulate a cohesive pan-industry voice, communicate concerns with greater clout and represent the sector's... Internet of Things Connected Home Working Group techUK is exploring a new programme of activities focusing on the connected home. As part of our Internet of Things (IoT) Programme, the group will explore the UK’s... Digital devices and services Consumer electronics council A steering group established to guide sector representation to government, broadcasters and technical bodies on behalf of UK CE players Digital devices and services Consumer electronics service forum This group assembles the service manager community of TV manufacturers to deliver updates on matters of compliance such as environmental regulation (WEEE, Rhos), and... Cyber security Cyber security group Cyber security group has been formed to provide a coherent voice for industry working in "high threat" areas - including defence, national security and resilience, the... Data centres Data centre professionalism steering group This Group works on a project with the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) to make the process of applying for professional registration within the sector less... Data centres Data centres group Our Data Centres Group brings together the tech industry and the UK's data centre operators to articulate a cohesive pan-industry voice. Data centres Data centres technical committee This is a high level group providing expert technical input to policy positions and other publications. Policy and public affairs Data protection group The Data Protection Group is a cross-industry group working together on broad themes around Data Protection in the UK to ensure consumer trust across markets. Defence Defence & Security Board The defence & security board is our most senior industry grouping in the defence and security sectors. Defence Defence & Security SME Council The Defence & Security SME Council provides a forum for Intellect's D&S SME members to engage with HMG stakeholders on issues specifically affecting SMEs. Defence Defence research and technology council The Defence Research & Technology Council (DRTC) represents the interests of our members to defence stakeholders involved in the planning, funding, and conduct of R&T. Digital devices and services Digital radio group This group meets on an ad hoc basis to discuss issues that relate to the promotion of Digital Radio in the lead up to a digital switchover. Europe and the Digital Single Market Digital single market group The Digital Single Market group is a forum for members interested in influencing or understanding the development, implementation and policy landscape around the... Financial services & payments Distributed Ledger Technology Working Group techUK’s DLT Group will provide strategic direction for all techUK activities related to blockchain and DLT: use cases and barriers to adoption in financial services... Electronics Electronics manufacturing and design forum This is a cross-sector forum bringing together designers and manufacturers of technology products across a broad range of sectors and includes both SME Suppliers and UK... Environment & compliance Energy and Eco-Design group This group is a techUK wide group which convenes quarterly to discuss and ensure compliance with the energy and environmental regulations. Environment & compliance Environment strategy council The Environment Strategy Council provides strategic direction for techUK activities relating climate change and sustainability. Data centres EUETS sub-group Ad-Hoc working group for all those interested in the development of EUETS for Data Centres Electronics Export Controls Reform group This specially formed working group is focussing on driving through reform of the UK Export Controls system which has been highlighted by Electronics manufacturing... Financial services & payments Financial Inclusion techUK’s Financial Inclusion Group will identify the potential for technology to enable access to a full range of financial services, education and advice services by... Financial services & payments Financial services and payments techUK Financial Services and Payments Programme builds a greater understanding of the 'technological art of the possible' in order to apply it to the reform and... Financial services & payments Financial services council techUK's Financial Services Council is the overarching policy body for the programme as a whole, identifying priority areas for further work and steering overall aims... Central government Government Group Thriving network of over 500 tech companies of all sizes, start-ups to FTSE 100 companies working with Government to transform the delivery of our public services. Health & social care Health & Social Care Council The council is committed to playing an integral and positive role in the modernisation of health and social care service provision. Health & social care Health & social care group techUK Health & Social Care Group develops, articulates and champions industry positions to foster an open and vibrant market in data, information services and... Skills, talent and diversity HR group The main objective of this special interest forum is information sharing between HR practitioners within the technology sector. Defence Information superiority council Promoting the vital technological link between UK business and Information Superiority. Financial services & payments Insurance techUK’s Insurance Group will examine the impact of new technologies on the scope, specificity and individual reach of insurance products and services. Policy and public affairs Intellectual Property Policy Group The Intellectual Property Policy Group works to influence national and international legislation and practice to maintain an IPR regime that supports UK innovation Environment & compliance International trade and customs group The International trade and customs group (ITaC) provides a comprehensive forum for all techUK members on customs, excise, VAT and issues relating to international... Internet of Things Internet of Things Council The Internet of Things (IoT) will revolutionise the way we live but making it a reality will not be easy. techUK is helping overcome the obstacles that stand in its way. Environment & compliance Joint electronics telecoms security export control The Joint Electronics Telecoms Security Export Control Committee (JETSECC) is our UK export control forum. Justice and emergency services Justice & Emergency Services Group The Justice & Emergency Services Group represents members in the criminal justice and emergency services market, tackling a number of issues such as homeland security... Justice and emergency services Justice & Emergency Services Management Committee This is a cross-sector forum bringing together designers and manufacturers of technology products across a broad range of sectors and includes both SME Suppliers and UK... Legal affairs Legal affairs group The Legal Affairs Group meets to share expertise and experience with a view to informing and helping other members. Local government Local Government Group The Local Government Group is made up of tech companies of all sizes, from challenger new entrants, start-ups to FTSE 100 companies working with Local Government to... Local government Local Public Services Committee The Local Public Service Committee brings together senior tech industry leaders from both large and small businesses to set out the strategic direction of our Local... Marketing and Sales Marketing and sales group The Marketing and Sales Group is a members' forum designed to nurture and promote capability in the marketing and sales disciplines within the techUK community. Electronics Medical Electronics The Medical Electronics group will work with the Health & Social Care programme to discuss technology issues for products designed for Smart Health Cyber security National security group The National Security Group (NSG) brings together senior leaders from the technology industry in the UK with stakeholders to provide a focal point for technology issues... Financial services & payments Open APIs & Digital Banking techUK’s Open API Group delves into open APIs, challenger platforms and standards – their development, implementation and impact on the banking and technology... Financial services & payments Payments techUK’s Payments Group examines the current upheavals in payment systems, new products, new players and regulatory pressures. Satellite applications & services Position, navigation and timing committee (PNTC) The Position, Navigation and Timing Committee (PNTC) looks at the technology, regulatory and policy issues, development and investment opportunities and applications and... Electronics Printed Electronics This groups comprises members from the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) manufacturing industry, which is arguably the bedrock of the electronics industry, together with... Environment & compliance Product Technical Policy and Standards Group The Equipment technical policy committee (ETPC) is our forum on policy, standards and conformity in electrical safety. Policy and public affairs Public Policy Group The Public Policy Group is for senior public policy, public affairs and government relations professionals. Satellite applications & services Satellite Applications & Services group Group helps the member companies maximise their business potential, reach new areas and markets, identify and resolve issues that may arise as a result of change in... Satellite applications & services Satellite committee The Satellite Committee looks at matters related to Satellite Telecommunications from research and development, including the European ARTES programme. Skills, talent and diversity Skills, Talent and Migration group The Skills, Talent and Migration Group looks at the campaigns and policies that the technology industry need to ensure the UK's talent landscape is geared for growth. Electronics Smart Electronics This group comprises company who are designing and manufacturing Electronic Systems that are used in Smart Systems, such as IoT, Smart City, Smart transportation, Smart... Smarter UK SmarterUK Energy & Utilities techUK programme representing technology companies to the utility sector, supporting innovation in both infrastructure delivery and retail market services. Smarter UK SmarterUK Smart Cities & Communities techUK programme helping to create the conditions for driving smarter more sustainable city ecosystems. Smarter UK SmarterUK Transport techUK programme looking at technology and innovation within the transport sector. Defence Special Interest Group The Special Interest Group offers members a technology sector view on the defence and security market's unique contractual and legal challenges. Environment & compliance Sustainable supply chain group The Sustainable Supply Chain Group closely monitors the development of legislation in this space and considers its implications for the technology sector. Policy and public affairs Taxation Group A working group that focuses on the latest issues on the taxation environment in the UK. Communications infrastructure techUK communications policy council This group brings together techUK's member companies with an interest in fixed-line and wireless telecommunications infrastructure. Data centres techUK data centre council (UK council of data centre operators) Our Data Centres Council meets quarterly to steer techUKs data centres programme and provide a senior level voice for the sector to government, media and wider... Communications infrastructure techUK Ofcom forum techUK - Ofcom forum is set up to provide a high level strategic forum to discuss matters of keen interest to members. Central government techUK Public Services Board Bringing together senior tech industry leaders from both large and small businesses to lead the industry campaign for developing and delivering better public services. Health & social care The Business Intelligence working group The Business Intelligence working group is the industry sounding board to Government and the NHS Digital devices and services The strategy and technology group This group brings techUK TV manufacturer community members together to address longer term topics that shape the TV manufacturing space. Trade, export and investment Trade and export The Trade and Export Committee has been set up to drive the Trade and Export programme. Communications infrastructure UK spectrum policy forum The Industry sounding board to Govt. and Ofcom on future spectrum management and regulatory policy with a view to maximising the benefits of spectrum for the UK. Environment & compliance Waste and resources group The forum for manufacturers and importers of electronic equipment to consider issues relating to how products and packaging is dealt with at the end of its life. Electronics Wireless Comms The Wireless Comms Special Interest Group (SIG) comprises companies and research organisations in the supply chain for current and future Wireless Communications... Skills, talent and diversity Women in tech council The Women in Tech Council brings together some of the most influential people and networks working across the industry to champion gender diversity in tech. Women in Tech Women in tech group The Women in Technology Group focuses on providing a source of information, updates and opportunities for women working in the sector.