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25% exhibitor discount at Tech Show North and eCommerce Show North

Sheffield Digital company members can get 25% off a stand at one of the biggest digital expos in the North of England.

Tech Show North (TSN19) & eCommerce Show North (eCSN) are two of the most significant digital technology expos in the North of England and this year, they run side by side in Manchester on 8–9 May. We’ve worked with the organisers, Prolific North and Don’t Panic Events to offer Sheffield Digital company members a 25%

Keebles LLP sponsors Sheffield Digital

The Sheffield law firm is the newest company to join us as an Associate Sponsor.

As one of Sheffield’s longest established full-service law firms, Keebles has served the creative and digital industries for many years and has a varied client base that includes IT providers, graphic designers, games developers, media companies and software developers. The firm has joined Sheffield Digital to help it engage with and learn about the sector,

Sheffield startups invited to join pioneering business experiment

Startupscale is a new Sheffield-based project designed to help tech startups grow.

Up to 20 new technology businesses will be able to participate in Startupscale, a two-year startup project providing founders with training and mentoring from experienced technology entrepreneurs and industry experts, as well as access to exclusive networking opportunities. In what is believed to be a world first, the stories of startups involved in the project

How can the region’s manufacturers keep up with new technologies?

Culture and skills are the biggest barriers to technology adoption, according to manufacturing and digital experts.

DMM is the AMRC’s campaign to connect our digital community to manufacturing businesses. The ‘Breakfast & Bytes’ session at Kollider in Sheffield, in partnership with Barclays Eagle Labs, focussed on how to upskill workforces and explained the funding available for the adoption of Industry 4.0, with presentations from software developer Razor, large-scale engineering company Tinsley

Sally Bogg talks diversity in tech

Our AGM guest speaker shares her experiences and recommendations of increasing diversity in the tech sector

How diverse is the tech sector? It came as no surprise to hear from Sally that women are underrepresented in the sector. Despite making up 50% of the national workforce, women only hold 20% of the UK’s tech roles. Only 18% of Computer Science graduates are female and just 15% of tech startups are owned