Welcome to techUK’s National Security Week! #NatSec2023
This week, techUK is showcasing pioneering work across the technology sector which has the power to contribute to and transform UK national security and techUK’s members thought leadership on this.
Throughout the week, we will explore some of the key themes around how the UK can strengthen national security through the use of technology, what the current threat landscape looks like and whilst looking ahead, what future threats we could envisage.
You can read the latest news and insights below, and if you have made a submission, make sure to share your contribution via social media using #NatSec2023
Insights will be announced on the day and linked here. You can keep up to date with the latest views on our LinkedIn and Twitter @techUK
Latest News from
George Bradshaw Address 2023: techUK welcomes renewed focus on rail innovation and reform08/02/2023 13:10:00
The Transport Secretary Mark Harper used the address to set out the Government’s vision for the future of the railways.
techUK supports #SaferInternetDay 202308/02/2023 09:15:00
techUK is delighted to support the 20th edition of #SaferInternetDay, which is celebrating with the theme ‘Want to talk about it? Making space for conversations about life online'
Event round-up: Ministerial Roundtable on AI Skills with DCMS07/02/2023 15:20:00
The UK must develop, attract and train the best people to build and use artificial intelligence (AI) in order to maintain the country’s position as a world-leader in this field and unlock the societal and economic benefits this technology can bring. However, accessing talent will be one of the biggest challenges of 2023, as shown by techUK’s most recent Digital Economy Monitor.
Brexit: Opportunity for UK to Promote Human Rights in Free Trade Agreements07/02/2023 10:10:00
The UK faces criticism for its approach to human rights in new FTAs
Ministry of Defence publishes Cloud Strategic Roadmap07/02/2023 09:10:00
The Cloud Strategic Roadmap for Defence sets out the MOD's intent to coordinate and accelerate the most ambitious plans for hyperscale cloud adoption across Defence.
Cross-industry call for crucial reforms to Apprenticeship Levy06/02/2023 13:10:00
Government must fix “£3.5 billion mistake” on apprenticeships says four leading trade bodies, this National Apprenticeship Week.
New Chair appointed for UK Spectrum Policy Forum03/02/2023 12:20:00
Abhaya Sumanasena has been appointed as the new Chair of the UK SPF. Sumanasena succeeds David Meyer, who recently stepped down after serving as Chair for the last seven and a half years.
techUK | Financial Services Council | Nominations now Open03/02/2023 11:10:00
techUK's Financial Services Council is now open for nominations to join its renewed term of office