Category: Events

A report from South Yorkshire’s first Tech Summit

Mel Kanarek provides an overview of what happened at the region's first Tech Summit, and asks "What's next?".

The event opened with a short address from Oliver Coppard, the South Yorkshire Mayor. We know that Oliver is pro tech and digital and understands its potential in the region, and this was echoed in his remarks. He closed by saying, “This is South Yorkshire’s first Tech Summit but it will not be our last.

The Founder’s Journey

Sarah Lister gives a run down of the recent event from Sheffield Women In Tech

Just 4% of UK tech startup founders are women and under 17% of all active companies are led by women. The Founder’s Journey event set out to shine a spotlight on female tech founders in Sheffield, to inspire those who are considering their own venture, and to provide honest insight into the highs and lows

Sheffield Digital AGM: That’s a wrap!

Reflecting on our first major in-person event since the pandemic.

2022 at Sheffield Digital Chris Dymond, a director of Sheffield Digital, opened the event with some information about our organisation and how we have been doing over the past year. This included the number of members we have (74 companies and 88 individuals) and how many we’ve gained in 2022 (eight and 18 respectively). Chris