The Emerging TechFest, brought to you by the ESTnet, CEMET, Innovate UK and KTN, will return to North Wales at Venue Cymru in Llandudno on 29 January 2020.
Following the success of 2018's edition, the event will showcase how emerging and enabling technologies can enhance businesses. It will bring together some of the most innovative companies in Welsh technology with key sectors in North Wales such as tourism, energy and manufacturing, along with professional and business support. The event will feature expert speakers, panel discussions, demonstrations and a vibrant and engaging marketplace.
“From artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to cyber security and virtual reality, the Emerging TechFest will show how Wales’ dynamic tech sector can play a crucial role in helping the country’s other important industries flourish”, said Avril Lewis, managing director of the ESTnet. “Last year's Emerging TechFest was a resounding success, and our 2020 event will be even bigger and better, presenting the opportunity to build fantastic links between enabling technology companies and the sectors which are crucial to the economy in North Wales”.
Matthew Smith, Commercial Manager of CEMET stated: “The Emerging Tech Fest 2020 will help industry in North Wales understand that there are huge business gains to be made by adopting or creating emerging technologies and that these technologies are ready to be exploited. By linking sector knowledge with technology expertise we hope to further develop businesses in North Wales, ensuring that they continue to have the tools to operate on a global scale”.