News, knowledge and insight from the technology sector in Wales
Member Spotlight: Philtronics
Philtronics is a Contract Electronic Manufacturer (CEM) offering outsource Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) to customers demanding fast turnaround with a high level of product reliability. Founded 17 years ago and operating from its 20,000 sq ft facilities, the Company located near Aberdare is ambitious and growth driven.
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.
Inspirational Woman: Avril Lewis MBE | Managing Director, Technology Connected
I’m Avril Lewis MBE, the managing director of the non-profit membership organisation Technology Connected which works to bring technology industry together giving it an impactful voice, to help promote and champion the industry and collaboratively create solutions to build a brighter future for it.
Inspirational Woman: Katy Chamberlain | Chief Executive, Business in Focus
Katy Chamberlain is the Chief Executive of Business in Focus which supports businesses in turning their ambition into reality. Katy spent more than 20 years with international accountancy and advisory firm KPMG, leading teams delivering a variety of services to businesses in Wales and is also the former Chief Executive of equality action organisation, Chwarae Teg. Tell […]
Member Spotlight: Nightingale HQ
Nightingale HQ is an online platform that supports businesses in overcoming the core blockers to successful AI adoption, they include strategic alignment, internal skills gaps, and execution of projects including the critical data infrastructure that underpins successful AI implementations.
Introducing BT’s new Small Business Support Scheme
Today BT is announcing its largest ever commitment to Britain’s 5.8 million small businesses, including the 265,000 in Wales, and we’d like you to help us make businesses aware.
Welsh Tech Leaders Predict Post COVID Opportunities for Wales
“We are now working very effectively remotely…I think there’s a chance for Wales to grab some of that opportunity from London”. That was the view of Starling Bank founder and CEO Anne Boden MBE during our Learnings from Leaders: Forging our Tech Future virtual event
Town Digital transformation ‘key’ to post-coronavirus recovery
Champion High Street says town digital transformation ‘key’ to post-coronavirus recovery. Creating thriving digital high streets and towns is “key to driving Wales’s economic recovery after coronavirus”, Adrian Emmett chair of the Treorchy Chamber of Trade has said.
Launch of £1 Billion Automotive Transformation Fund
Delivered as a collaboration between APC, Innovate UK, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and the Department for International Trade, this new programme sets out to put the UK at the centre of the global transition to zero emissions.