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Company Spotlight: CityFibre

Our newest company member is laying the foundations to make Sheffield a Gigabit City.

CityFibre is a name you’re likely to start hearing more in Sheffield. As one of the largest UK-wide digital infrastructure platforms, CityFibre is now building full fibre network throughout Sheffield. Not only this, the company is here to play an active role in Sheffield’s journey to becoming an innovative smart city, as the transition to

Sheffield CC publishes the first Digital Coalition plans

Details of the Council's emerging digital approach are now available to read online for the first time.

Mark Gannon, Director of Business Change and Information Solutions at Sheffield City Council, has published the alpha version of the Council’s ‘Digital Coalition’ plans on Medium, and you can now read about them here. As many of you know, especially those who listened to episode 2 of our (awesome, by the way) podcast, we have

Sheffield Smart Lab ‘Demo Day’

The Sheffield Smart Lab has helped 9 projects build connections and run pilot programmes in the city over the last 12 months

Last Thursday, the 29th September, the Sheffield Smart Lab hosted a ‘Demo Day’ to showcase the winning solutions from Sheffield’s first Smart City technology accelerator. The Sheffield Smart Lab was set up in September 2015 as a partnership between Sheffield City Council, Amey and Ferrovial Services. It invited entrepreneurs and start-up businesses, both in Sheffield