business & innovation

Chinwag Live: Music - Who Pays the Piper?

As music streaming services take off, will marketers make the jump from radio and pay the bill? Or is it time we paid the piper? Join the debate with Spotify, SoundCloud and Frukt chaired by Steve Bowbrick. Book now for early-bird rates.

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Date: 15 July 2009
Location: The Slug & Lettuce (Downstairs), UK

Virtual and Augmented Reality Showcase - London

Virtual and Augmented Reality Showcase

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Date: 23 March 2017
Location: Ambassador's Residence, UK

China for Startups: 5 Things You Should Know

Shanghai Waterfront by Li Yang - https://unsplash.com/photos/5h_dMuX_7RE

Startling economic growth, a colossal population with staggering spending power and a large, active and growing investment community are just a few of the reasons why startups are beginning to ponder the opportunities in China.

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Merge Briefing - Corum Group M&A

Agenda: -1. Tech M&A Overview: Market Perspective -2. 10 Disruptive Technology Trends Driving Deals -3. M&A Activity: Valuations -4. Achieving an Optimal Outcome: 8 Required Stages of the M&A Process -5. Avoiding Deal Disasters -6. Q&A

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Date: 21 February 2017
Location: The Forbury Roseate Hotel, UK

UK France Data Summit 2017

Join us at the first UK France Data Summit on 23rd Feb 2017 at the British Library in London to discover how the leading practitioners from government and industry are using data and how they plan to tackle future challenges.

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Date: 23 February 2017
Location: British Library Knowledge Centre, UK

MACHINA Summit.AI

On the 8-9 November 2017 at the MOC Munich, a brand-new event MACHINA Summit.AI will delve into how all Artificial Intelligence technologies (A.I), such as machine & deep learning, cognitive computing and analytics are currently affecting how the enterprise operates.

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Date: 8 November 2017
Location: MOC, DE

Digital Business Drop-In - February 2017

Digital Dropin Networking Event at the Digital Catapult, London on the morning of 9th February. Come and meet entrepreneurs and hear about the latest funding opportunities for your digital business.

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Date: 9 February 2017
Location: Digital Catapult, UK

IP in the Digital Age

#IPDigitalAge Solving the problem of IP in a digital age. Creating a better sharing economy. Opening up manufacturing. Changing enterprise collaboration.

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Date: 20 February 2017
Location: Digital Catapult Centre, UK

Digital Mindfulness Live

Innovation in an age of digital distraction and information overload.

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Date: 24 May 2017
Location: London South Bank University, UK

EXPAND London

EXPAND London, powered by Jobbio, is a careers event delivering the best tech and startup opportunities to ambitious Talent. Network with 50 top companies, get inspired by talks with industry leaders, and sharpen your technical skills in work shops with General Assembly.

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Date: 9 March 2017
Location: London, UK

Women in the tech sector: education, company cultures and business opportunities

Delegates will assess how to overcome the challenges remaining for attracting the interest and developing the skills of younger generations, as well as the professional barriers focusing on the effectiveness of quota systems, mentoring programmes, remote and flexible working initiatives and HR processes in promoting a culture of change.

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Date: 9 May 2017
Location: tbc, UK

The future for Human Resources - technology and the changing role for HR professionals

Sessions will consider how technology can be used within talent recruitment and management strategies, as well as examining the role it can play in improving employee engagement and fostering organisational culture.

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Date: 27 April 2017
Location: tbc, UK

Digital Media Strategies 2017

Digital Media Strategies is the leading strategic business gathering for the European media industry. It is one of the pioneer conferences focused on publishers, magazine, newspaper, digital pureplay and tech – the people defining the future of news, entertainment and niche media.

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Date: 20 February 2017
Location: King's Place, UK

Cloud UK Live 2017

The cloud is a fundamental building block in a modern IT infrastructure, but it can be so much more than simply a service. This year's technical experts will show you how to take your cloud to new heights and make your business faster, safer, and more efficient.

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Date: 16 February 2017
Location: The Roof Gardens, UK

Space Mission UK: Tips on finding US investment (video)

Getting US Investment - Space Mission UK Pitch Event in Silicon Valley

Looking to raise investment in the US? A big focus for the recent Space Mission UK trip was understanding the funding landscape, meeting and pitching to investors in Silicon Valley and LA.

What did they learn? Plenty. Here's the (slightly less than) 3 minute video download:

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