Supercharging the Digital Economy

Focussing on the ways in which digital increasingly underpins Britain’s economy, 200 business leaders from industry will hear how the adoption and deployment of cutting edge digital technologies, products and services produced by the UK tech sector is, and can, enable every sector of the UK economy to become a digital sector.

Key themes include:

  • The importance of increased digitalisation and how the growing digital economy is helping to supercharge other parts of the economy
  • The application of technologies in productivity boosting areas such as transport infrastructure and how we can increase capacity, reliability and flexibility.
  • The prize for retailers in a digital age that increased adoption of digital technology - be that in increasing footfall, engagement and linger times in bricks and mortar stores as well as allowing for differentiation in the online space.
  • How a smarter approach to technological adoption and innovation can spur inward investment into the Greater Manchester region and the North. 

Event details and booking

Date: Thursday 18 October 2018

Venue: The Bright Building, Manchester Science Park

Timings: 10:30 – 16:00, followed by a networking drinks reception

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Usual price: £99 +VAT for members, £299 +VAT for non-members

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