Canvas Conference 2016: Insider Stories from Product People

Canvas Conference brings curious product-makers together to hear the insider stories from the very people who are building the products and services the world loves to use.

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Date: 20 October 2016
Location: Library of Birmingham, UK

The Unlocking Programmatics Conference – Maximising Performance

In one compact day 19 programmatic innovators including; ASDA, O2, Tesco, HSBC, Papa John's, GSK, Skyscanner, Auto Trader, Cheapflights, Trainline and Pernod Ricard will present practical strategies to maximise performance, viewability, efficiency and reach for results-driven programmatic advertising.

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Date: 30 June 2016
Location: Museum of London Docklands, UK

Last chance: Digital Mission NYC (22-26 Feb) including Social Media Week, Facebook, VaynerMedia, WeWork, PSFK

Last chance to join the Digital Mission NYC to Social Media Week NYC

The Digital Mission NYC is almost here (22-26 Feb) and you're in luck, there's a couple of places up for grabs if you'd like to join some of the UK's top tech startups and agencies in the Big Apple. Apply here.

The trip organised by Chinwag and UK Trade & Investment USA includes a specially-designed week long programme of the Big Apple's top tier digital media, marketing and advertising players including Facebook, VaynerMedia, WeWork, PSFK, a VC panel, a VIP reception at the HM Consul General's residence in NYC and lots more.

Based in London? More good news. Thanks to UKTI London there are a limited number of grants towards travel/accommodation.

The mission also takes in Social Media Week NYC Insider Pass providing access to 150+ speakers, workshops, the exclusive opening event and the infamous closing party.

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Internet of Things Event - London

To be connected, or not to be connected - that is the question. This Internet of Things event will look beyond the hype to understand how connected devices can improve the quality of our lives, anticipate our needs, and create real economic value.

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Date: 10 March 2016
Location: Ambassador's Residence, UK

Brand Loyalty Lab

Join our new Brand Loyalty Lab to win €10,000 and the chance to scale your product along with SCA in different markets around the world.

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Date: 5 February 2016
Location: The Publicis Drugstore, UK

How to Make an App from Beginning to End

Join our talk as we guide you through how to take an idea and make it an App Store sensation.

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Date: 24 February 2016
Location: Google Campus, UK

Cyber security in the UK: emerging threats, building resilience and policy priorities

This seminar will be a timely opportunity to discuss the next steps for cyber security in the UK.

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Date: 19 May 2016
Location: TBC, Central London, UK

Fashion's Night Out with Marc Cameron's founder will discuss his entrepreneurial journey, along with focusing on the latest trends in digital fashion.

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Date: 23 February 2016
Location: The Hoxton, Holborn, UK

The UK broadband market: technology, competition and policy priorities

This seminar focuses on the future of the broadband market in the UK - examining progress with roll-out, innovation and access, the future landscape for competition and services, and priorities for policy.

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Date: 14 June 2016
Location: Central London, UK

Women in the tech sector: access, skills development and policy priorities

This timely seminar will discuss next steps for policy - and businesses and the education system - to further increase opportunities for women within the tech sector

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Date: 1 March 2016
Location: Central London, UK

Next steps for data protection in Scotland

In advance of the new European Data Protection Regulation, currently making its way through the European Parliament, this seminar will provide a timely opportunity for delegates to discuss the implications of the regulatory changes on data protection in Scotland.

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Date: 9 September 2016
Location: Central Edinburgh, UK

The internet of things in the UK: adoption, infrastructure and policy priorities

At this latest in the series of policy seminars on IoT organised by the Westminster eForum, delegates will discuss latest issues and the future development of the internet of things sector throughout the UK.

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Date: 15 March 2016
Location: Central London, UK

Privacy: The Competitive Advantage

The first conference integrating the commercial opportunity of privacy and the new GDPR It will address the challenges and benefits presented by new legislation and the maturing of privacy as a commercial value proposition.

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Date: 23 March 2016
Location: TBA, UK

Next steps for the UK telecoms sector: growth, consolidation and regulation

As Ofcom finalises its initial set of conclusions from its ongoing strategic review of digital communications and sets out a clear plan for next steps, this seminar will offer delegates a timely opportunity to assess priorities for the regulatory framework for the UK’s digital communications markets.

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Date: 3 March 2016
Location: Central London, UK

Future Retail Innovation Contest

Future Retail Contest: Innovate UK is investing up to £175k to encourage innovation around 'future retail' - Register for the competition briefing event on the 21st January in London

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Date: 21 January 2016
Location: Academy of Medical sciences, UK