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
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The 2020 Spending Review, what does it mean for the tech sector?27/11/2020 09:43:00
Despite the damage COVID-19 has done to the economy, the Spending Review signals how the Government plans to support the recovery.
techUK CEO responds to the 2020 Spending Review26/11/2020 16:33:00
The Chancellor puts jobs, infrastructure and innovation at the core of the 2020 Spending Review.
Telecoms Security Bill published by government26/11/2020 16:25:00
Government to be given powers to boost the security standards of the UK's telecoms networks and remove the threat of high risk vendors.
FAQs on the movement of people and workers after the transition period26/11/2020 11:25:00
Frequently asked questions on the movement of people to help your tech business prepare for the UK’s new relationship with the EU.
Report on techUK Smart Data Roundtable25/11/2020 16:25:00
At techUK's Roundtable on 4 November experts from BEIS and Ofcom discussed the Smart Data initiative with members.
TfL and London Councils launch e-scooter trial competition25/11/2020 14:25:00
Transport for London (TfL) and London Councils have launched a competition to select up to three operators for a twelve-month trial of rental e-scooters.
techUK comments on the Telecommunications Security Bill25/11/2020 12:43:00
techUK CEO Julian David yesterday responded to the Government's announcement of new telecoms security law.
Plastic packaging tax: government unveils next steps25/11/2020 11:48:00
techUK responded to a Treasury consultation on the design of its proposed new plastic packaging tax in August 2020.