Upcoming campaign weeks
Past techUK campaign weeks
Building the Smarter State 2023
Building the Smarter State is techUK’s flagship public services conference and the go to conference for public sector digital leaders. 2023 has seen it return for the ninth year and focus on the most pressing and important topics for public sector digital transformation.
Digital Transformation in the Public Sector Week 2023
This week we will be exploring the technologies that can be deployed to support digital transformation in the public sector. Read more to look in-depth at the vital, innovative role our members and stakeholders can play, and what the next leap in digital transformation in the public sector might look like.
Women in Tech March 2023
techUK is marching forward to close the tech gender gap in 2023. Throughout March, coinciding with International Women’s Day (IWD 2023) we are explored how we embrace equitable workplaces. The UN’s theme for IWD 2023 focuses on Digital for All or DigitALL, and we are proud to support this.
Digital Transition Campaign Week 2023
At present day, we are faced with grand challenges on ensuring the cost of energy is affordable for consumers and that there is sufficient supply, as well as balancing policy and regulation to deliver net zero. These three areas are essential and will be largely enabled by digital technology. In this campaign week we will highlight the opportunities as well as digital applications in the field.
Digital Justice Week 2022
Each day throughout the week we shared news, views and insights from members, stakeholders and academics who are all contributing to driving digital transformation across the Criminal Justice System.
AI Week 2022
During this campaign week techUK showcased pioneering work in the AI sector and the thought leadership of techUK’s members on this advancing technology.
Local Public Services Innovation Week 2022
This week showcased the innovation happening across local government and exploring the emerging technologies and the conditions needed to transform the delivery and outcomes of local public services through a series of guest blogs, events and a paper launch.
Digital Transformation in the Public Sector Week 2022
For Digital Transformation in the Public Sector Week and we will be exploring the technologies that can be deployed to support digital transformation in the public sector. This was an opportunity for our members and stakeholders to look in-depth at the vital, innovative role they can play, and what the next leap in digital transformation in the public sector might look like.
Digital Place Week 2022
This year we have curated five days of themed member content showcasing a broad range of their work across all things ‘place’. Throughout this week, member contributions explore how new technologies and approaches, from shopping in the metaverse to Integrated Care Systems, are driving place-led innovations across the UK. ‘Place’ is an emerging concept involving the interaction between geography, groups of people and a problem that is meaningful to them.
Future Private Networks Week 2022
Our Future Private Networks campaign week celebrated the technology, innovation and expertise in the UK’s private networks sector, as we look to accelerate adoption, increase demand and help the UK realise the benefits of advanced connectivity for enterprise and the public sector.
Tech Green Finance Week 2022
During the week we explored insights from industry experts on the opportunities for the tech and financial industries to come together to make a difference and support the transition to a low-carbon economy.
Digitalisation of Trade Week 2022
This week aimed to explore how digitalisation can facilitate trade across borders and enable more companies to participate in international trade. We highlighted opportunities that digitalisation and digital trade ecosystem bring to businesses involved in cross-border trade.
Data Analytics Week 2021
Throughout the week we will explore what good quality data looks like (including the applicability of kitemarking initiatives) and determine how innovative forms of data sharing can be scaled effectively and responsibly.
UK-Asia Pacific Digital Trade Week 2021
Throughout the week we explored emerging tech opportunities across the APAC markets, how to successfully grow tech business in the region and how both regions can work together in areas of digital trade policy.
Building the Smarter State Week 2021
This week explored themes from the next big leap forward in digital Government and how we get that journey right, including the key issues and technologies that will usher in the next decade.
Digital Justice Week 2021
Digital Justice Week showcased how industry is working across the criminal justice system to drive digital transformation. This week highlighted some of the work being done across the space.
Digital Place Week 2021
From Tuesday 4 May to Friday 7 May techUK members and local government stakeholders contributed to techUK’s Digital Place week, looking at how digital is transforming digital democracy and civic engagement.
Intelligent Automation Week 2021
From 26-30 April techUK ran our first-ever Intelligent Automation Week, dedicated to showcasing the huge potential of Intelligent Automation on the UK’s digital economy.
Open Finance and Inclusion Week 2021
During this campaign week in early April, techUK focused on key topics for the financial services and technology industries which are critical to the UK wider economy as we embark on the economic recovery.
Diversifying Telecoms Week 2021
From 22 to 26 March, techUK members, stakeholders and industry experts came together to explore topics and themes in telecoms diversification, and the future of the UK's networks.
AI Week 2023
This year's publication of the UK Government’s AI White Paper marks a huge opportunity for the UK to champion a pro-innovation, context-specific, risk-based approach to governing AI. In this campaign week we are highlighting the latest developments in AI across healthcare and life sciences, environment and sustainability, assisted intelligence, financial services, and transport and infrastructure.
Digital Trade Week 2023
Through blogs and case studies, techUK members, academics and policy-makers are delving into the details of digital trade, its key developments within businesses' operations, and what the future holds for innovating trade.
Local Digital Capital Week 2022
During this week we showcased the work of techUK members are doing to drive the innovation, improvements, outreach, and new opportunities across the UK. From new jobs created, to new tech developed, and further investment in our digital sector helping make an impact.
Innovation in Rail Week 2022
Technology is central to reforming our railways. As work continues to establish Great British Railways, we are spotlighting innovation and showcasing how we can deliver a first-class rail system. The themes centre around Great British Railway’s strategic pillars for transformation.
Digital Trade Week 2022
From financial services to telecommunications, all areas of digital tech infrastructure are shaped by digital trade. Through blogs and case studies, techUK members, academics and policy-makers are showcasing what is digital trade and why it matters.
Cloud Week Week 2022
During this week we published news, views and insights from the technology sector on what the next-generation of cloud computing will enable in the UK, and identified core challenges that might hinder the UK delivering cloud-based innovation.
Cyber Security Week 2022
This year’s campaign week centres around the five strategic pillars of the National Cyber Strategy, which was published in December 2021 and sets out how the UK will solidify its position as a global cyber power. Each day, through articles and case studies, our members explored some of the key themes outlined in one of the pillars of the Strategy.
Building the Smarter State Week 2022
A different theme was assigned to each day of the week, and through blogs and case studies members explore how we can secure a smarter state and the role of digital, how we can better utilise data and emerging technologies to meet societal challenges of net-zero and upskill the workforce to sustain and deliver digital services, and how we can deliver more efficient and citizen-centric services and the challenges and potential solutions for sustaining a smarter state.
Emerging Tech in Policing Week 2022
This campaign week focussed on new digital technologies that have the power to transform policing, from the introduction of AI and cloud computing to immersive technologies and drones directly from techUK members and stakeholders.
Future of Mobility Week 2022
During this week we brought you news, views and insights from industry experts which demonstrates how innovation is helping revolutionise transportation.
Quantum Commercialisation Week 2021
This week explored how organisations can prepare for quantum readiness; reviewing the role of the technology sector in driving this forward, and discussing the larger implications on skills, jobs, security, economy and society.
techUK's Digital Identity Week 2021
We examine what needs to be done to increase adoption of digital identities across sectors, how regulation is developing in the UK and beyond, and illustrate the key role digital ID can play in the future of the digital economy.
Emerging Tech in Energy and Water Week 2021
Technology trends are rapidly changing in a data driven economy. Both sectors are seeing a fast paced change to digitalisation. Our campaign week explored the next generation of technologies.
Innovation in Public Services Week 2021
This week explored the technologies that companies can deploy to support our public services, providing members and stakeholders the opportunity to look at the vital, innovative role they can play in this transformation and delivery.
AI Week 2021
The week focused on five key pillars outlined in the new National AI strategy, published later this year, setting a vision for the UK to remain at the forefront of the development and use of innovative, responsible and ethical AI.
techUK Cyber Week 2021
techUK's Cyber Programme's week looked at Cyber Security in the Post-COVID world. Throughout the week we explored various topics which will be on the cyber sector’s radar in 2021.
Cloud Week 2021
This week focused on what the next-generation of cloud computing deployment will enable in the UK, and identified the core challenges that might hinder the UK delivering cloud-based innovation.
National Apprenticeship Week 2021
'Build the Future' was the theme for this year's National Apprenticeship Week, aiming to encourage everyone to consider how apprenticeships help individuals to build the skills and knowledge required for a rewarding career.
techUK's Geospatial Data Week 2021
From 1 to 5 March, techUK members came together to envision a future powered by Geospatial intelligence for the UK. You can read the latest news, views and insights from the sector on what Geospatial means to the UK’s society and economy.