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.
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