Tech City UK Blog

London Technology Week is around the corner! Tech City UK is once again strategic partner with the event that showcases the amazing tech ecosystem in the capital and across the UK – here are some key events that we’re hosting or would recommend attending!

June 20th

  • UK-China Technology Forum (from UKTI) – Attend this UK-China Technology Forum and networking event, jointly hosted by UKTI and CBBC, to learn more about the forces shaping the Chinese technology sector and partnership opportunities brought by innovation and entrepreneurship.

June 21st


  • Northern Powerhouse (from Tech North) – Come and meet the teams from the Northern Powerhouse’s tech cities of Hull, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and Sunderland. You’ll also have the chance to hear first-hand how the North has helped some of the most successful tech entrepreneurs and companies thrive.
  • MassChallenge UK Open House – Join MassChallenge UK at Tobacco Dock to learn more about the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet! Meet the team, get an inside look the offices in East London and meet some of the 2015 alumni so you can ask all your questions around the MassChallenge UK accelerator.
  • The 2016 Digital Masters Awards – The Digital Masters Awards are the only event of their kind to showcase the individuals behind the headlines – the dedicated and talented executives responsible for delivering the innovation and economic growth that are the hallmarks of the European digital revolution.
  • EdTech Funding Forum + Startup Showcase (from Dreamstake) – With top talent on the doorstep, a population that embraces technology, and backed by UK Government, London is the perfect base for education technology startups.

June 22nd

  • Tech City UK is Five!The official celebration event of London Technology Week 2016. Tech City UK is celebrating it’s fifth birthday by gathering together the people that have helped make London a world-leading digital hub in the past five years – people like you! So come and join us at WeWork, Moorgate, located just down the road from Old Street on Wednesday 22nd June at what is sure to be one of the must-attend events of London Tech Week 2016.


  • The Connect Home: Beyond Bricks and Mortar (from techUK) – This landmark event with SmarterUK, the UK’s first smart infrastructure initiative, will provide attendees with the opportunity to hear expert analysis of the market opportunities within the Connected Home ecosystem.

June 23rd

  • The Digital Catapult Open House – The Digital Catapult Open House will give you the chance, whether you are an SME, large organisation or entrepreneur, to learn more about about our work; and open the doors to our skills and expertise so you can find out how to get involved and collaborate with us.
  • London Sports Tech 2016 (from Hudl) – How is technology impacting the sports industry? What exciting technology is being used now? And what can we look forward to in the future? These are just some of the questions that will be answered in this action packed sports technology event (as part of London Tech Week).

June 24th

  • DataFestival.London – An event for all data enthusiasts. From business people trying to change their company culture to be more democratised, self organised and driven by data; data analysts to data hackers and data scientists.
  • China-UK Accelerator and Start Up Programs (from Cocoon Networks) – The developing prospect of entrepreneurship in China indicates the demand of professional programmes to accelerate start up business. To introduce International Accelerator from UK to the Chinese market.

If you’d like us to add your London Technology Week event onto this summary, please let us know!