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Event | 12 Sep 2023

The Future of Investment in the UK's Digital Infrastructure

This will be an event exclusively for our members and supporters to attend in the Terrace Pavilion at the House of Commons.

The event is kindly hosted by the Rt. Hon. Mark Tami MP.

Panel members confirmed are;

• Rob Kenny-Co- founder of Communication chambers

Event | 11 Sep 2023

Association to Horizon Europe - Information Webinar

Horizon Europe is the current EU €95 billion research and innovation Framework Programme for 2021 to 2027.

Resource | 18 Aug 2023

The Digital Connectivity Infrastructure Accelerator (DCIA) Dissemination Event: MNO Panel

At the recent DCIA Dissemination Event, Gareth Elliot, Mobile UK hosted a panel with representatives from all four of the UK’s mobile network operators, testament to their commitment and willingness to forge successful partnerships with local authorities.

Resource | 18 Aug 2023

The Digital Connectivity Infrastructure Accelerator (DCIA) Dissemination Event: Cross Government Panel

Offering a rare opportunity to pull together representatives from different departments, agencies and teams, Nick Wiggin hosted a cross-government panel at the recent DCIA dissemination event.

Resource | 18 Aug 2023

DCIA Dissemination Event: Insights and Updates from the DCIA pilots

During this second DCIA dissemination event, attendees were able to hear updates from all eight of the digital asset management pilots, with clear progress having been made on all sides since the last event in June.

Resource | 18 Aug 2023

DCIA Dissemination Event: Delving into the other DCIA workstreams

Whereas the June event had focused primarily on the digital asset management pilots, this time round, attendees were able to also hear more about the remit - and significant progress - being made across the other three workstreams.

Resource | 18 Aug 2023

The Digital Connectivity Infrastructure Accelerator (DCIA) December Dissemination Event

The third DCIA dissemination event took place in December and, following September’s virtual event, was back in the real world. GSMA’s London office, with its stunning views over Kings Cross, London, was the venue for the hundred or so attendees from across local government and industry attending the event.

Resource | 18 Aug 2023


The Digital Connectivity Infrastructure Accelerator (DCIA) September Dissemination Event: Momentum and learnings from across the four workstreams

Resource | 18 Aug 2023


Sharing learnings from the DCIA pilots' progress and driving collaboration

On the last day of June, the first in-person dissemination event for the DCIA project was held in Bristol.

Resource | 14 Aug 2023

MEC (Multi-Access Edge Computing) Commonly called “Mobile Edge Computing”

MEC is an idea for network architectures that brings what are normally described as cloud computing services to the “edge” of a mobile network – generally at the base station, or at a point of aggregation of several base stations.

Resource | 14 Aug 2023

Innovation Briefing Issue 6 | Sponsored: S5GConnect programme

The driving force behind developing opportunities for 5G in Scotland

The role of the Scotland

Resource | 14 Aug 2023

Dumfries and Galloway to host Scotland’s first rural 5G connectivity hub

Farming and rural healthcare are amongst the sectors set to benefit

The Crichton, a business and academic campus in Dumfries, will host Scotland’s first rural 5G connectivity hub.

Resource | 14 Aug 2023

Dorset LEP invests £194k in rural skills support

Dorset Local Enterprise is committed to supporting the local rural and natural economy, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic, and has invested £194,000 towards improving rural further education.

Local Growth Fund investment has been provided to enable two new infrastructure upgrades at Kingston Maurward College, a l

Resource | 11 Aug 2023

DCIA Draft Technical Specification

Draft technical specification produced as part of the Digital Asset Management Platform workstream for the Digital Connectivity Infrastructure Accelerator project

Resource | 11 Aug 2023

PIN for Digital Communication Infrastructure Service Provision

Digital infrastructure is considered a basic utility fundamental to maintaining and growing the economy and reducing the digital divide. Digital connectivity is directly linked to Glasgow’s ability to attract and retain business and inward investment.

Resource | 09 Aug 2023

Mobile UK: Local Authority Guide

Many people are unaware of the benefits of 5G or misunderstand what it is. This is often because the information publicly available about 5G uses technical jargon, which makes it difficult to understand and explain to others.

Resource | 09 Aug 2023

Mobile Telecoms Masts - A Guide

A simple guide to mobile telecoms masts

Covering everything that local authorities, consumers and citizens may want to know about mobile telecoms masts: what they are for, the different types of masts, their component parts and why we need them

News | 13 Feb 2024

CityFibre dominates latest UK Project Gigabit contract awards

  • The UK’s £5bn Project Gigabit initiative is gathering pace
  • It is providing network capital expenditure funding for fibre rollouts to rural and hard-to-reach areas and will enable 85% national coverage with gigabit broadband by 2025
  • Contracts worth some £1.1bn have been allocated so f

News | 25 Jan 2024

Google to build $1 billion data centre in UK

Written by Andrew Wooden

Event | 06 Sep 2023

Beyond ‘Smart Cities’ Forum

This conference will examine next steps for development and delivery of connected places in the UK.

Event | 29 Aug 2023

FarrPoint Webinar: The Connectivity Puzzle beyond Gigabit

As more UK local authority areas are awarded Gigabit infrastructure contracts, we pose the challenge - what's next?

Event | 02 Aug 2023

DAFNI (Data and Analytics Facility for National Infrastructure) Annual Conference 2023

The theme of this year’s annual conference is Building a Secure and Resilient World.  We are pleased to announce that it will take place at the Sir Alexander Fleming building at Imperial College, London on the 12 September 2023.  Full details of the event is in the outline programme.