Henry Kippin Neil Ross Cate Kalson Jenny Hartley (Moderator)

Technology and a manifesto for change

A Session by Cate Kalson , Neil Ross , Jenny Hartley (Moderator) and Dr Henry Kippin

About this Session

A joint panel session with Opencast and techUK discussing techUK's freshly published 'UK tech plan', setting out "how the next government can use technology to build a better Britain".

The session will discuss the opportunities that technology offers the NE and wider UK tech economy. 

The panel, featuring speakers from Opencast, techUK and the North of Tyne Combined Authority, will explore how technology can transform the regional and national economy – and the challenges that remain. 

Read the new techUK report.

Our panel

Cate Kalson – chief people officer, Opencast

Dr Henry Kippin – chief executive, North of Tyne Combined Authority

Neil Ross – associate director, policy, techUK

Moderator: Jenny Hartley – director, Invest Newcastle


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19 June 2023, 04:00 PM

04:00 PM - 05:00 PM

About The Speakers

Cate Kalson

Cate Kalson

Chief People Officer, Opencast Software

Neil Ross

Neil Ross

Associate director, Policy, techUK

Jenny Hartley (Moderator)

Jenny Hartley (Moderator)

Director, Invest Newcastle

Henry Kippin

Dr Henry Kippin

Managing Director, North of Tyne Combined Authority