techUK’s round up of the 2020 Budget
techUK has taken a deep dive look at one of the most consequential budgets for UK tech in recent years.
On 11 March 2020 the new Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled the first budget of the new Government with announcements on the UK tech sector being a major feature.
These announcements ranged from extra funding to major fundamental reviews of key policy areas, making this one of the most consequential budgets for the UK tech sector in recent memory.
You can read our overview here as well as deep dives examining the key announcements and what the budget means for:
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New EU Budget Proposal28/05/2020 11:25:00
The European Commission yesterday presented its proposal for a 2021-2027 EU budget of €1.1 trillion. It has also put forward a plan for an additional €750 billion Recovery Instrument, called Next Generation EU, meant to help combat the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Building the future we need - a levelled up economic recovery27/05/2020 16:25:00
Summary of the North East Regional Conversation – Friday 22 May.
Versatile defence software helps to combat the COVID-19 pandemic27/05/2020 13:33:00
Guest blog: Lead Sales Engineer, Tage Lund, talks about how Systematic’s defence solutions have proven to be versatile and suitable in the efforts to stop the COVID...
techUK webinar series on human rights & sustainability27/05/2020 11:25:00
techUK is holding a series of webinars on human rights and sustainability issues in June.
Enabling COVID-19 research27/05/2020 09:33:00
Guest blog: Suzy Foster, CEO, EMIS Health discusses the importance of patient data to help researchers develop a deeper understanding of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Introducing the NHS COVID-19 Text Messaging Service26/05/2020 16:25:00
Guest blog: Dr James Graveston, Solution Consultant at Valtech discusses their involvement in developing the new NHS COVID-19 text messaging service.
Application form: Future Borders Innovation Den26/05/2020 14:38:00
techUK is working with the Government’s Future Borders Programme to deliver a series of Innovation Dens.
Welcome to techUK’s Data Analytics Week!26/05/2020 13:33:00
Today marks the beginning of techUK’s first ever Data Analytics Week- highlighting the opportunities and benefits of data analytics across different sectors and...
Connect to protect: TEC solutions for the COVID-19 crisis26/05/2020 10:05:00
Tunstall has always played a pioneering role in helping to protect some of the most vulnerable people in our society, using technology to enable them to get help in an emergency 24 hours a day, and to monitor and manage their health in a community setting. In recent weeks we have been focused on working with our customers help them continue to deliver their services during the COVID-19 pandemic, and to introduce new solutions to support individuals during the outbreak.
New Lawtech Sandbox increases the UK’s offer on tech innovation26/05/2020 09:05:00
Plans for a new Government backed Lawtech Sandbox have been unveiled. The new sandbox is inspired by the success of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA’s) regulatory sandbox, which was launched in 2016 becoming a key driver of the UK’s world leading fintech ecosystem.