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This event is an opportunity for the fast growing, entrepreneurial and innovative
businesses in the North West to find out more about the opportunities presented
by the growth of digital and technology.
We will hear from a range of businesses in different sectors on how they have
embraced digital and new technology to develop new markets, communicate
better with clients and ultimately grow their business.
Also the audience will hear from a range of technology entrepreneurs on how
they accessed funding and what funding options are available.
In addition, North West digital and technology businesses will be invited
to speak and explain how they have addressed, overcome and grasped
the opportunities in this fast moving sector to become leaders in their field.
There will be plenty of time for networking to allow the delegates to meet the
speakers, make new contacts with the leading digital and technology experts
in the region and connect with potential new business partners.
1 Kristian Lorenzon, social media manager at O2 UK (a Telefónica company)
2 Gavin Wheeldon, founder / chief executive So Purple Group
3 Dom Whiteford, MD, Nomad Games
4 Piers Ridyard, MD, Nifty Drives Ltd
5 Liam Bowner, commercial director, The Business Depot Ltd (he helped
inspire the world’s biggest-selling mobile phone game Angry Birds)
6 Alastair Bathgate, CEO, Blue Prism
7 Michelle Greeff – 3D Print Manager for Hobs 3D
8 Simon Wilkinson, ex CEO Myriad Group; Purple Labs
9 Hugh Campbell, managing partner, GP Bullhound
10 Ed Wray, co-founder of Betfair
Date 18th OCTOBER 2013 Venue The Lowry Centre
Theme Digitising and using technology to grow your business
For further information please contact
our team on 0161 907 9742
BUSINESS OF DIGITAL AND TECHNOLOGY
DIGITAL AND TECHNOLOGY
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
North West businesses who want to develop
their own digital strategy
Those business leaders in the North West
Digital and Technology sectors
Public sector bodies that are charged wi