News, knowledge and insight from the technology sector in Wales
Empowering women and girls to step into the STEM spotlight
This year’s International Women’s Day theme is about embracing equity, but what is the difference between equality and equity and why is it important? Equality is giving individuals and groups the same resources or opportunities but for a truly inclusive world we need equity. Equity recognises that each person has different circumstances and allocates the exact resources and opportunities needed to reach an equal outcome and that couldn’t be more true when it comes to empowering women and girls to step into (and not out of) the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) spotlight.
KLA Announces Plans to Build a New R&D and Manufacturing Facility in Newport, Wales
KLA Corporation (NASDAQ: KLAC) has announced plans to build a new research-and-development (R&D) and manufacturing center for the SPTS division, in Newport, Wales, UK. The new development designed to meet BREEAM standard of sustainability rating of excellent is expected to include a capital investment of more than $100 million and create a 200,000 square foot facility. […]
Wales set to seize opportunity as global tech hub with three-day international summit
Technology Connected, the leading network for the technology industry in Wales, launched today its first ever international, hybrid tech summit. Wales Tech Week 2023 will showcase Welsh technology, its ecosystem and champion Wales as a centre of opportunity for enabling and emerging technologies and their applications for today’s business and society. Wales Tech Week 2023 […]
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.
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.
Virtual Roadshow 2020 – Technology & Innovation
Join UK government’s Department for International Trade (DIT) on Tuesday 3rd November for an exclusive webinar on future Technology and Innovation opportunities in India, where we will connect UK companies with key stakeholders in the Indian Technology and Innovation landscape.
Kickstart Collective with Technology Connected
UK Government has recently launched a new ‘Kickstart’ scheme, designed to help employers and young job seekers through funded six-month placements. The £2 billion Kickstart Scheme will create hundreds of thousands of new, fully subsidised jobs for young people across the country.