London Tech Week 2021: don’t miss these virtual events

Tech Nation, September 17, 2021 2 min read

From Monday 21 September to Friday 24 September, we’ll be celebrating, deep-diving and exploring the tech sector at London Tech Week 2021. With most of this year’s events live-streamed, here’s all our key moments and conversations you can join from anywhere.

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Explore by theme: Jobs and skills | International | CreaTech | Climate tech | Future of work | Scaling | Artificial Intelligence

Jobs and skills

  • Wed 22 September
    • 11.15am: ‘Recruitment from a global talent pool’ (Future of Work Summit)
      Visa programme manager Oli Monks speaking on panel
      Virtual event
    • 1.30pm ‘Improving access and delivery of reskilling & upskilling’ (Future of Work Summit)
      Emma Thompson, Tech Nation’s director of communications & government relations will be moderating the panel discussion + Q&A
      Live streamed event

International 

  • Wed 22 September
    • 6pm: Raising scaleups takes a global village – the UK, Singapore and Southeast Asia’ CEO Gerard Grech speaking on the panel
      Event link
      Location: The Folly, 41 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3V 0BT
  • Thurs 23 September
    • 12pm ‘Global Eyes – What’s New in Tech’ (AccelerateHER stage)
      Head of international Sam Evans is moderating the panel with Natalie Black, HMTC APAC
      Live streamed event
  • Fri 24 September
    • 8.30am: ‘Tour of APAC: Doing Business & Understanding Opportunities in the Region’
      Head of international Sam Evans will be speaking
      Virtual webinar

CreaTech

  • Tues 21 September
    • 9am: ‘Introducing CreaTech: The CreaTech Report’ (CreaTech Summit)
      Head of insights, George Windsor will be kicking off the CreaTech Summit
      Virtual event

Climate tech

  • Tues 21 September
    • 9.30am: ‘Opening keynote with the Deputy Mayor of London, Environment & Energy’ (ClimateTech Summit)
      CEO Gerard Grech will be opening the ClimateTech Summit with a fireside chat with Shirley Rodrigues, the Deputy Mayor of London, Environment & Energy
      Live streamed event
  • Wed 22 September
    • 11.50am: ‘CSR & Sustainability: Supply Chain Disruption into Meaningful Change’(Future of Work)
      CEO Gerard Grech will be talking on the panel
      Live streamed event

Future of work

  • Wed 22 September
    • 12.25pm: ‘Employee productivity is linked to wellbeing’
      Head of people, Lauren Brown will be moderating the panel
      Live streamed event
    • 3.10pm: ‘Beyond diversity: Creating an inclusive workplace’
      Client engagement director, Liz Scott, is speaking on the panel
      Live streamed event
    • 3.20pm: ‘Fireside Chat: How can technology enhance student wellbeing?’
      Competitions lead Esme Caulfield will be in conversation with founder of PB Life and former Olympian, Peter Bakare
      Live streamed event
    • 3.45pm: ‘Democratising access to better education’
      Competitions lead Esme Caulfield will be moderating the panel
      Live streamed event

Scaling

  • Mon 20 September
    • 4pm: ‘Scaling up in London & the UK: The UK tech landscape’ (DIT-hosted event)
      Emma Thompson, director of communications & government relations, will be speaking
      Virtual event
  • Wed 22 September
    • 12.50pm: ‘Navigating the shifts of the VC Landscape: Entering a new age of Venture Capital’ (Elevating Founders Stage)
      Client engagement director Liz Scott will be moderating the panel
      Virtual event
  • Thurs 23 September
    • 9am: ‘Communicating for scale: Successfully navigating the path to IPO’ (London Tech Week fringe event)
      Emma Thompson, director of communications & government relations, will be speaking at Finsbury Glover Hering’s event
      Virtual event

Artificial intelligence

  • Thurs 23 September
    • 3.20pm: ‘Meet the scaleups shaping the future of AI’  (Artificial Intelligence Summit, headline stage)
      Applied AI lead, Sam Beni, will be hosting a panel event
      Location: ExCEL Exhibition Centre, E16 1XL

 

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