Umbrella Competition in South Gloucestershire

South Gloucestershire Council is pleased to announce the launch of the UMBRELLA Competition, which aims to support promising digital technology SMEs across the UK to further develop their innovative products, by offering them financial and technical support to trial their solutions through the UMBRELLA network. A total budget of £250,000 will be provided to some of the most innovative UK-based SMEs through this competition. 

If you would like to learn more: 

If you are an SME receiving this message and think you comply with the competition criteria, we hope to meet you at the Live Briefing Event and look forward to receiving your application.  


Matt Robinson

Matt Robinson

Head of Nations and Regions, techUK

Matt is techUK’s Head of Nations and Regions.

Matt is leading techUK’s work with members and stakeholders across the UK to increase the Local Digital Capital across the UK’s nation and regions, build communities and to ensure that digital technology plays a key part the post-COVID-19 levelling-up recovery.

Prior to joining techUK, Matt worked for several national education charities and membership bodies to develop their regional partnerships with schools, academy trusts, local authorities, and other stakeholders. He’s also worked with local authority leaders and other stakeholders to engage communities, work with elected members and improve public services.

He holds a BA in Politics from the University of York and an MA in International Relations from the University of Leeds. Away from work he’s a keen football fan and golfer.

If you’d like to find out more about our work in the nations and regions please get in touch with Matt:

Email:
[email protected]
Website:
techuk.org,,techuk.org,

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Tracy Modha

Team Assistant - Markets, techUK

Tracy supports several areas at techUK, including Cyber Exchange, Cyber Security, Defence, Health and Social Care, Local Public Services, Nations and Regions and National Security.

Tracy joined techUK in March 2022, having worked in the education sector for 19 years, covering administration, research project support, IT support and event/training support. My most outstanding achievement has been running three very successful international conferences and over 300 training courses booked all over the globe!

Tracy has a great interest in tech. Gaming and computing have been a big part of her life, and now electric cars are an exciting look at the future. She has warmed to Alexa, even though it can sometimes be sassy!

Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
02073312000
Twitter:
@TracyModha
Website:
www.techuk.org
LinkedIn:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/tracymodha83

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Abdullah Hussain

Policy and Public Affairs Team Assistant , techUK

Abdullah Hussain joined techUK in 2022 as a team assistant for policy and public affairs. 

Prior to techUK Abdullah graduated with a BA in International Relations from the University of York.

Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
07340568443
Twitter:
https://twitter.com/AbdullahHussian
LinkedIn:
https://www.linkedin.com/in/abdullah-hussain-426861162

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