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Top 10 UK Tech Events in 2017

Presentation 3The technology industry is evolving at such a rapid rate that it can be hard to keep up. We’ve compiled the top 10 UK Tech events in 2017. Take a look and get those all-important dates in your diary.

IoT Tech Expo Global 2017

Date: 23rd–24th January 2017
Location: Olympia London

The two-day event promises to bring together key industries from across Europe. Taking place in London’s Olympia, Europe’s leading IoT event will host a plethora of industry leaders including IT decision makers, developers, government officials, technology providers and many more.

The event will take a look at the latest technologies from more than 100 exhibitors and provide insight from over 200 influential speakers, all sharing their valuable industry knowledge and business expertise.
Topics of discussion this year include smart cities, connected services, data and security and wearables.

Register for your ticket today.

Learning Technologies

Date: 1st–2nd February 2017
Location: Olympia London

With 150 free L&D seminars, 250 exhibitors and two exhibition areas unveiling the latest learning technologies, innovations and best practices in the industry, it’s easy to see why Learning Technologies is Europe’s leading L&D conference.

What’s more, the free event has over 70 conference speakers, giving you the opportunity to listen to and interact with some of the biggest thought leaders in the industry.

It’s the biggest and best-attended exhibition and conference in the learning and development calendar. All the leading suppliers will be there showcasing new technology, so make sure you don’t miss out.

Sign up for the free event.

Wearable Technology Show Europe 2017

Date: 7th–8th March 2017
Location: ExCeL, London

The Wearable Technology Show (WTS) promises to be the biggest and best show for wearables, IoT and connected technology.

The event also includes The Augmented Reality Show, making WTS 2017 Europe’s largest independent event for AR, VR and development tools. You will have the unique opportunity to hear from over 200 leading experts, view the latest innovations in wearable technology and network with your peers.
The conference will cover a great deal of important subjects including innovation and IoT, augmented reality and connected living.

Secure your place today.

Smart IoT London

Date: 15th–16th March 2017
Location: ExCeL, London

Smart IoT London is a fantastic two-day event that provides invaluable insights into the tech industry. They key themes are knowledge sharing, education and business.

The event boasts an impressive line-up of suppliers, a world-class conference programme and over 200 presentations and workshops.

There’s also the chance to check out the hugely successful and popular Urban IoT Showcase and the Innovation Launchpad. Whether you’re using the IoT to run your projects or are considering deploying it, or even just want more information on the subject, this event covers all bases.

You can also learn about the developments and benefits of smart cities from expert speakers, exhibitors and industry thought leaders.

Register your interest in attending Smart IoT.

Retail Business Technology Expo 2017

Date: 8th–9th May 2017
Location: Olympia London

Europe’s fastest-growing annual event for the retail and hospitality sector is back again and promises to be the best one yet.
The Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) is an essential event for those working in the retail, hospitality, travel, entertainment and leisure industries. You’ll get an unparalleled insight into the latest solutions. There’s also the chance to register for strategic advice aimed to boost your business and help you achieve your goals.

The event caters for all job roles, from decision makers and HR managers to IT departments. The following topics will be covered at RBTE 2017:

  • IT
  • E-commerce
  • Payments
  • Marketing
  • Loss prevention
  • Finance
  • Supply Chain
  • Profit Protection
  • Operations
  • HR
  • Security

Sign up for your place today.

SavedByTech 2017 – Future Technology Expo & Conference

Date: 10th May 2017
Location: Brunel’s Old Station, Bristol

The one-day event will welcome over 4,000 attendees, all wanting to find out more about the latest innovations in the tech industry.

The idea behind SavedByTech is to showcase the advanced technology that is being used to benefit the wider community. Running alongside the drone technology event Dronetech Europe 2017, the highly-anticipated SBT17 exhibition will feature inspiring technologies such as 3D printing, nanotech, virtual and augmented reality, and smart homes.

The conference has an impressive line-up of speakers who are all pioneering innovation in technology. There’s also a wealth of high-level discussions, workshops and seminars to attend throughout the two days.

Buy your ticket.


Date: 23rd–24th May 2017
Location: The Brewery, London

For the sixth year in a row, SpiceWorld will bring hundreds of IT professionals and leading technology brands together for two days of hands-on sessions, networking and fun.

The sessions will be held by key vendors, who will discuss the latest developments in the industry and how these will benefit your company. In between talks you’ll have the chance to meet your industry peers and favourite tech brands.

After that there’s a big party where everyone can let their hair down and have fun.

Register now for your ticket.

Rethink! HR & Technology Minds 2017

Date: 26th–27th June 2017
Location: London, venue TBC

Rethink! HR & Technology Minds is a leading event for HR decision makers across Europe. The event promises to share a wealth of unique international knowledge and showcase project exchange platforms. With more than 150 HR influencers to discuss key industry topics, you’ll be in your element.

Where else can you find hundreds of HR and recruitment professionals, all willing to help, in the same place?
The industry experts will share their knowledge, discuss how to create new partnerships with technology firms and tackle how to identify opportunities for your business.

Secure your place today.

IPEX 2017

Date: 31st October–3rd November 2017
Location: NEC, Birmingham

IPEX is one of the world’s longest-running exhibitions for the print industry. In fact, its heritage dates back to the 1800s. It’s the UK’s largest and best-known print solutions event. Every year it attracts over 20,000 visitors and more than 400 exhibitors.

This year’s event will focus on print in action and will showcase the full spectrum of working print equipment. This will include the latest technological advances and innovations in production and applications.

You’ll have the chance to take a look a range of pre- and post-press equipment, giving you the all-important chance to compare different brands side by side.

IPEX is the perfect platform for businesses looking to mix things up – generating new contacts and clients, networking and providing insight on the key issues and trends in the industry.

Register your interest in IPEX 2017.

HR Software Show

Date: 14th–15th June 2017
Location: Olympia London

The HR Software Show has been running for over 15 years, so you know it’s going to be worth your time. It helps hundreds of HR professionals make key purchase decisions each year.

You’ll have the opportunity to meet over 45 leading suppliers, all under one roof. There will also be the opportunity to test-drive the latest HR software solutions and get personalised advice from industry experts.

You can also sign up to one of the 18 learning sessions being held throughout the event to learn more about advances in HR technology.

Register for free today.

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We hope this list has sparked your imagination and got you excited to go along to these insightful technology events. Let us know which one you can’t wait to attend in the comments below.

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