Welcome to techUK’s Delivering Connectivity for All Campaign Week
This week we will explore the benefits and issues of connectivity throughout the UK.
Throughout this campaign week we will be bringing you guest blogs from across the telecoms sector in which we will explore the opportunities and barriers of connectivity throughout the UK, how connectivity can provide support to various sectors and what needs to be done to ensure all can benefit from connectivity.
Keep up to date with this great material by viewing all the posts so far below:
Monday – Fibre driving and infrastructure sharing
A Gigabit Connectivity Taskforce for London by Daniel Mahoney, Programme Director for Economy and Infrastructure at London First
Deep Fibre - Fibre for 5G infrastructure connectivity by Peter Curnow-Ford, Viatec Associates
Gigabit Networks for All by 2025 by Malcolm Corbett, CEO of the Independent Networks Co-operative Association
Tuesday – Connectivity to support the rural economy
Wednesday – The 5G ecosystem
Thursday – IoT Connectivity
Friday - Overcoming the barriers and delivering the ecosystem
Latest News from
ACT - Action Counters Terrorism: Awareness E-Learning course03/08/2021 16:25:00
The security experts at Counter Terrorism Policing have launched a new vigilance campaign to encourage everyone to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting any concerns.
Unique Cyber Security Centre shortlisted for national award03/08/2021 11:25:00
The National Management Centre (NMC), which is the only nationally co-ordinated capability to protect UK Policing against cyber-attacks, has been shortlisted for a national Cloud Excellence Award.
Project Gigabit summer update: significant progress made by industry02/08/2021 16:25:00
A summer update to Project Gigabit was announced today, with DCMS outlining future investment and rollout plans for 26 counties including Yorkshire, Staffordshire and Kent.
UK Space Command officially launched02/08/2021 11:25:00
Space Command will protect UK interests and capabilities in Space.
Bryden Wood: A data-powered collaboration to encourage the adoption of active travel - by making cycling even better30/07/2021 16:25:00
A cyclist swerves. Why? A city planner starts to plot a new cycle route. Where? The majority of cyclists choose to turn left rather than go straight on. What for? A local authority wants to encourage the adoption of active travel and get more people to ride bikes. How?
The future of ethical data sharing: the role of data intermediaries30/07/2021 11:25:00
New report from the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation explores the role of data intermediaries in the future of data sharing.
Leading experts urge applying the power of quantum technology to sustainability in new documentary29/07/2021 16:25:00
Quantum Computing Can Serve as a Multifaceted Tool to Help Scientists and Engineers Take on the Challenge of Ensuring a Sustainable Future, Say Industry Figures.
Seven questions to ask when selecting directors for an early-stage growth company29/07/2021 11:25:00
Founder & Managing Partner at Better Boards, Dr Sabine Dembkowski, shares insights into setting up a board and selecting directors in an early-stage growth company.