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UKITA member EPX Ltd supports Staffordshire University's Challenge Lab

UKITA member EPX Ltd supports Staffordshire University's Challenge Lab

Press Releases   •   Dec 14, 2015 12:48 GMT

The technical challenge EPX gave the final year Computer Games Programming students, Josh Gibson and Russel Stocking, was to distribute audio via WiFi, with the idea being, for example, that one computer could stream music to several others located around a building.

UKITA member EPX celebrates ten years of trading

UKITA member EPX celebrates ten years of trading

Press Releases   •   Apr 16, 2015 17:11 BST

Two young entrepreneurs, who first met at University, celebrated their first decade in business last week. It was while studying IT at Staffordshire University that Dan, 30, first met co-director Mark Pennington, also 30, at a local student club night.

New government funding initiative subsidises “IT and digital” advice

New government funding initiative subsidises “IT and digital” advice

Press Releases   •   May 30, 2014 10:00 BST

The national organisation for SME IT companies, the UK IT Association (UKITA), has become part of the government’s £30 million Growth Vouchers programme. The government has launched the Growth Vouchers programme to identify the type of advice that most benefits small businesses. The Growth Vouchers programme will distribute vouchers to approximately 20,000 small businesses in England.

This year's global OpenStreetMap convention will be in Birmingham, UK

This year's global OpenStreetMap convention will be in Birmingham, UK

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2013 14:36 BST

OpenStreetMap's annual international conference is returning to the UK, the first time it has come to the UK since the very first State of the Map in 2007.

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CREATING SUCCESS 2014 - Thursday 12th June - Where creative businesses meet, learn and collaborate.

News   •   May 29, 2014 16:48 BST

Creative and digital businesses in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin are invited to a special event on Thursday 12th June. ‘Creating Success’ aims to increase the strength of the creative and digital sector in the county by encouraging them to work more closely together and to raise awareness of the business skills they need to operate effectively.

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FAST GROWTH KILLS BUSINESSES

News   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:59 BST

Less than half of the companies featured in a high profile list of the UK's fastest growing enterprises over the last decade remain in business today, new research reveals.

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MAKING OPEN DATA REAL:A PUBLIC CONSULTATION

News   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:55 BST

The Open Data consultation paper sets out Government’s proposed approach for Transparency and Open Data Strategy, which is aimed at establishing a culture of openness and transparency in public services.

UKITA DIRECTOR AND UKITA MEMBER ACUTEC FEATURE IN MIDLANDS BUSINESS NEWS

UKITA DIRECTOR AND UKITA MEMBER ACUTEC FEATURE IN MIDLANDS BUSINESS NEWS

News   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:46 BST

UKITA Director Helen Brewster and UKITA member company ACUTEC have had a good write up on the Midlands Business News website. Helen and Chris Roche, the MD of Acutec are featured in a write up on Helen joining the Acutec team

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Calling the Digital Nation

Blog posts   •   May 27, 2011 21:20 BST

A guest blog on UK Fast Blog by Andrew Corbett from the UKITA. The UK IT ecosystem is fractured. There is a glass ceiling between the IT businesses that are known to and have accessed help from things like RDA growth project funds and the huge number of IT businesses who are not on the radar of the policy makers and funders.

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The Skillfair Conference

The Skillfair Conference

Events   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:39 BST

Transformation in Business - Telford Campus of Wolverhampton University, Tuesday 8th November. The Skillfair Conference is the premier event in the UK for independent consultants - the only event dedicated to people like you and drawing a wide cross-section of consultants from corporate, IT, engineering and small business spheres. Well regarded and well attended, this year's conference will ...

Nov 08, 09:00 - 16:30 GMT

Telford Campus, Shifnal Road, Telford TF2 9NN

Web Application Security Workshop

Events   •   Sep 07, 2011 21:32 BST

Application ∙ Vulnerability ∙ Testing Do you know how easy it is for hackers to get into YOUR website? Have you ever wondered how easy it would be? Rewriting the content? Resetting the Administrator’s password? We can offer you the opportunity to find out how worryingly easy it can be – at our FREE Cyber Security Workshop. There’s a very serious side to all this of course – prot...

Sep 08 09:00 BST

Digital Labs Warwick University University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL

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UKITA and PIN-SME – The voice of ICT SMEs in Europe

UKITA is a founding member of PIN-SME, the European Association for SMEs within the ICT sector. Our chairman, Charles Huthwaite, is the UK representative and a vice-president of PIN-SME which currently represents over 50,000 ICT companies in eight countries.

UKITA and the public sector

UKITA and the public sector

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:32 BST

UKITA is the Trade Association for the UK IT-related SME sector. We started out ten years ago as a public sector-funded project and for the first five years of our development we received significant government investment. UKITA has now successfully made the transition into an independent private sector organisation.

UKITA and Higher Education

UKITA and Higher Education

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:26 BST

UKITA is the trade association for small and medium-sized IT-related businesses throughout the UK. Universities are invited to become members or associate members of UKITA.

UKITA: Quality Mark

UKITA: Quality Mark

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:24 BST

Find out how you can apply to use the UKITA quality mark.