GovTech Meetup Gateshead: Connecting Innovation

The GovTech Meetup series is a new initiative between GDS Innovation, the new GovTech Catalyst team and Digital Leaders to regularly bring together innovators in the public and private sectors each month to get an update on the latest challenges, network cross-sector and share their innovations and challenges. It’s a great way to discover solutions, funding opportunities keep up to speed with the latest GovTech innovation.

There will be speeches and structured networking with the latest challenge winners and some hand-picked start-ups as well as those who are working in emerging technology sectors and actively looking to supply innovative solutions to the public sector.

This event will be an opportunity to meet two winners of round two of the GovTech Catalyst challenge.

We will hear from the winning teams looking for solutions to:

  • Improve firefighter safety and operational response
  • Detect and quickly identify more illicit goods at the border

Those attending will be from: GDS Innovation; Central Government; Local Government; tech suppliers to Government; and innovative start-ups in the GovTech space.

The Meetup will be accompanied by drinks and nibbles.

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