The Defence and National Security team will host a SME pitch and networking session for members with opening remarks from Jeremy Campbell at the Institute of Collaborative Working (ICW).

This session will provide an opportunity for SMEs from the defence, national security and cyber security sectors to present case studies that demonstrate where they have collaborated successfully with other SMEs or Primes, with the intention of promoting greater collaboration between SMEs and fostering familiarity with fellow member companies.

  • 10:00 - Welcome
  • 10:05 - Keynote remarks from Jeremy Campbell, Institute of Collaborative Working
  • 10:30 - Pitches 1-3 followed by Q+A
  • 11:15 - Break
  • 11:30 - Pitches 4-6 followed by Q+A
  • 12:15 - Pitches 7-10 followed by Q+A
  • 13:15 - Finish and networking

The following members will be presenting:

  • Ctrl O
  • Austin Elliot
  • Salus Cyber
  • Workspace Technology
  • Yorktel
  • Zaizi
  • Logiq Consulting
  • Acubed
  • Nexor
  • CalNexSol

Jeremy Wimble

Programme Manager, techUK

Raya Tsolova

Programme Manager, techUK

Annie Collings

Annie Collings

Programme Manager, Cyber Security and Central Government, techUK

Tracy Modha

Team Assistant - Markets, techUK


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