techUK welcomes you to the Cloud computing campaign week
On Monday 15th June, techUK will launch this year’s Cloud Campaign Week. Throughout the week we will be bringing you immersive news, views and insights from experts in the technology sector on how UK organisations can realise the full potential of cloud services, the steps that need to be taken to drive the market forward and the lessons that can be learned.
We will be sharing guest blogs, articles and social media activity reflecting on how the current cloud landscape is evolving, what the risks and opportunities are and the crucial role cloud computing is playing to help keep the UK on the path to a secure and resilient digital future.
Following will be the four key areas of our focus during the week:
- Cloud adoption in key markets and sectors
- Ensuring secure adoption and use of cloud services
- Relevance of cloud in the climate change debate
- Developing a skilled cloud workforce for the UK
We are looking forward to members interested in taking this opportunity to provide their input on any of the four topics above – we want to hear from you. If interested, please do kindly get in touch with the undersigned. All blogs must be submitted under our contributor guidelines found here.
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DASA Launches new Open Call: Security Rapid Impact Innovations16/06/2021 09:25:00
The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is pleased to launch a new open call that focuses on tackling security challenges in the UK.
Roundtable Summary: Making prison design compatible with future tech innovation14/06/2021 16:25:00
On the 18th and 20th May, part of #DigitalJustice2021 week, techUK’s Justice and Emergency Services Programme ran two roundtables with the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) exploring the role of technology in the build of existing and future prisons.
UK and US Strengthen Cooperation over Emerging Threats14/06/2021 11:25:00
Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Joe Biden agreed a number of steps to enhance the world’s strongest bilateral defence and security partnership.
Guest blog: AI in healthcare - How economics can help us understand the risks11/06/2021 13:38:00
Federico Cilauro, Manager at Frontier Economics, a leading economics consultancy, writes about the potential of AI to revolutionise medical diagnosis.
European Commission publishes new Standard Contractual Clauses11/06/2021 11:25:00
Following the Schrems II ruling, the European Commission has updated its existing Standard Contractual Clauses for the first time since 2010, to allow for better compliance to GDPR in the transfer of personal data across borders.
Maritime Early Warning Innovations Competition10/06/2021 16:25:00
The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has launched a competition for the development of innovative technologies to provide novel methods of Early Warning (EW) for maritime operations.
techUK welcomes G7 Global Tax Agreement10/06/2021 12:38:00
The deal at the G7 paves the way for broader multilateral talks at the OECD and a pathway to the removal of national digital services taxes.