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
Government revamps Coronavirus business loan to improve access03/04/2020 16:35:00
The Government has reformed the business interruption loan to make it easier for small and medium sized businesses to access finance.
Health Secretary issues notice to share information in COVID-19 fight03/04/2020 16:15:00
Patient data may be shared with organisations part of the response to COVID-19.
Defence Data Management Strategy Overview03/04/2020 11:25:00
Defence Digital have released their Data Management Strategy.
Digital Transformation of Public Procurement study: Results03/04/2020 09:33:00
The Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs commissioned a study on the uptake of emerging technologies in public procurement.
techUK's Digital Twins Working Group (DTWG) holds inaugural meeting!02/04/2020 16:25:00
techUK's new Digital Twins Working Group (DTWG) meets for the inaugural session to define strategic objectives!
Data centre COVID-19 Risk Timeline02/04/2020 15:48:00
Further deliberations on how we can represent risks posed to data centres by COVID-19.
COVID-19: Will digital become the 'new normal' in healthcare?02/04/2020 14:25:00
An interview with Rupert Spiegelberg, CEO of Doctorlink, symptom assessment provider to the NHS and techUK member.
USTR highlights key barriers to digital trade02/04/2020 12:43:00
The Office of the United States Trade Representative has published the factsheet on the 2020 National Trade Estimate. It identifies a series of key barriers to digital...
techUK’s COVID-19 local government repository02/04/2020 11:25:00
A collation of offers from the tech industry to support local governments response to COVID-19.