UK Industrial Strategy – Tech Acceleration

The TechWorks Summit is free to attend so please join the hundreds of UK tech leaders, ministers, universities and funders & Shape the UK position in a post-Brexit world.


12.00 Registration
12.30 Welcome Buffet Lunch
13.00 Join one of our TechWorks Communities Parallel Streams
14.15 Network Break
14.45 Keynote Speeches

Rt Hon Richard Harrington, Minister for Industrial Strategy & Sector Deals
Sir Hossein Yassaie, UK Tech Entrepreneur

Expert Panel : Tech: Transport, Energy

Alan Banks, AESIN Chairman
Paul Dorey, IoTSF Chairman
Siddartha Khastgir, WMG University of Warwick

Expert Panel : Tech: AI, Health

16.30 Afternoon Session Closes

Each of our TechWorks sectors will run their own session with tailored content for your specific industry. Join other organisations within your field for indepth discussion on the topics that matter to you.

The main program of the TechWorks Summit 2018 will see our five Communities run parallel sessions giving attendees an opportunity to connect with many leading organisations and experts across the breadth of the industry.

Keynote Speakers

Sir Hossein Yassaie

UK Tech Entrepreneur

Through his work with ST Microelectronics, Imagination Technologies and many other organisations, Sir Hossein Yassaie has been influencing the development of worldwide technologies for almost 40 years.

Rt Hon Richard Harrington

Minister for Industrial Strategy & Sector Deals

Richard Harrington was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on 14 June 2017.