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Today we’re proud to announce some of the organisations supporting and exhibiting at Wales Tech Week 2021, along with sharing how you can get involved at this years’ week-long celebration of Welsh technology.
First Headline Speaker Announced
We’re excited to announce Ciaran Martin CB, founder of GCHQ’s National Cyber Security Centre and NATO advisor joins Wales Tech Week 2021, as the keynote speaker for our Cyber day, taking place on the 24th June 2021.
Registrations Now Open for Wales Tech Week 2021
Registrations are now open for attendees to take part in this year’s Wales Tech Week, taking place as a digital festival across 21st – 25th June.
UKRI Fintech National Workshop
UKRI is looking to get a better understanding of the challenges faced by Fintech companies and the Financial Services sector, in order to inform possible future public interventions.
ResilientWorks Living Laboratory announced for Ebbw Vale
Thales and the Welsh Government have announced the next stage of development to create a living laboratory campus for cyber trust at the former steelworks site in Ebbw Vale.
Project to decarbonise industry in South Wales receives funding
The South Wales Industrial Cluster (SWIC) deployment project, led by Costain, has been granted phase two funding of nearly £20m following successful completion of Phase One assessments looking at decarbonisation schemes and the infrastructure required for a hydrogen economy in South Wales.
Wales Tech Week to return with 2021 date announced
Wales Tech Week will return this summer, following a successful inaugural event in 2020. The week-long festival, which brings together leading figures in the global technology community, will take place across the 21st – 25th June 2021 as a virtual festival streaming across the world, in real time.
Demonstration of Improved BAW filter performance using IQepiMo™
IQE plc (AIM: IQE, "IQE" or the "Group"), the leading global supplier of advanced semiconductor wafer products and material solutions to the semiconductor industry, is pleased to announce the achievement of the next milestone for IQepiMo™ template technology for high performance AlN based Bulk Acoustic Wave (BAW) RF Filters.
Technology Connected Kickstart Opportunities
Non-profit organisation Technology Connected has gained accreditation as an official gateway for the UK Government ‘Kickstart Scheme’, which allows employers to access fully funded placements for young people aged 16-24.