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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 TDM Wyre Academy celebrates apprentices success

UKITA member TDM Wyre Academy celebrates apprentices success

Press Releases   •   Oct 08, 2015 14:57 BST

Apprentices from TDM Wyre Academy have been honoured at a graduation ceremony, attended by family, friends, employers, trainers and assessors. The apprentices, employed at a range of organisations around Worcestershire and the Midlands, have completed their apprenticeships across a wide range of IT disciplines, including Information Systems, Software Development, Web Design, and IT Support.

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.

UKITA member Active Communications celebrates 25 years in business

UKITA member Active Communications celebrates 25 years in business

Press Releases   •   Nov 12, 2014 13:08 GMT

Four years ago, Pete Jacobs from Active Communications, Coventry, was quoted as saying ‘I’m looking forward to our next milestone of twenty five years, then I can say did we really achieve all that?’

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UKITA member nFocus selected by Microsoft as Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year.

UKITA member nFocus selected by Microsoft as Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year.

News   •   Jul 24, 2014 15:13 BST

On 27th May 2014, it was announced Software Testing Consultancy nFocus had been selected by Microsoft as their Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year for 2014. The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognise partners who have developed and delivered exceptional solutions during the past year.

Announcing UKITA apprenticeships - do you need more bright problem-solvers?

Announcing UKITA apprenticeships - do you need more bright problem-solvers?

News   •   Jul 21, 2014 16:59 BST

Small and medium-sized IT businesses tell us that the current IT apprenticeships available do not suit them very well. The reasons they give include: - Lack of flexibility in what the apprentices are learning outside the workplace - Low people skills, problem-solving communication ability and timekeeping amongst the candidates - Apprentices aren’t becoming productive quickly enough

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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.

Technical Baccalaureate Announced

Technical Baccalaureate Announced

News   •   Apr 23, 2013 11:52 BST

Education Secretary Michael Gove and Skills Minister Matthew Hancock have announced the launch of a new Technical Baccalaureate which is aimed at closing the gap in the IT skills market by providing a vocational qualification that employers will value.

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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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UKITA AGM 2014

Events   •   Nov 06, 2014 11:14 GMT

We will also be explaining the government's £30 million Growth Vouchers project whereby UKITA members are accredited to provide strategic advice on IT/digital to companies and getting paid to do so. UKITA is one of only 2 'gateway' organisations whose members are accredited to be funded for this.

Nov 11, 16:00 - 19:00 GMT

Black Country Growth Hub

CloudingSME and other funded IT projects - A free working lunch at Wolverhampton Science Park

Events   •   Jul 09, 2014 08:47 BST

CloudingSME and other funded IT projects - Free working lunch with lunch provided. AGENDA - The EU's Clouding SME project, The UK's £30m Growth Voucher Programme revenue opportunity for UKITA members - The £2.6 million EU InterReg-funded CREATE project for superfast broadband adoption - UKITA's role on the project There are 20 tickets on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jul 11, 12:00 - 14:30 BST

Wolverhampton Science Park - Venue – Room PA070 Technology Centre, Wolverhampton Science Park, Wolverhampton WV10 9RU

UKITA Autumn 2013 Conference.

UKITA Autumn 2013 Conference.

Events   •   Nov 15, 2013 09:39 GMT

This year's event is entitled The Future Workplace and will have speakers from Microsoft and BT amongst others and will include briefings from UKITA's Sales and Marketing For IT group. There is a range of sponsorship options to get your business noticed in our promotional activity right up to the end of 2013. Contact us on 0844 445 7571 or via enquiries@ukita.co.uk for more details.

Nov 26 00:00 GMT

Wolverhampton Science Park.

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

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How membership of UKITA works

How membership of UKITA w...

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UKITA Member Profiles

UKITA Member Profiles

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Calling the Digital Nation - The Invisible SME IT majority

As a member and board director of the UK IT Association for the past 7 years, I have had the opportunity to observe at close quarters the private sector IT industry at all levels as well as the public sector organisations which seek to help them and improve their performance. I would like to put forward my view that the IT ecosystem in the UK is fractured ... (read full article in the PDF)

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 for small businesses

UKITA for small businesses

Documents   •   Sep 14, 2011 13:34 BST

UKITA is the trade association for small and medium-sized IT-related businesses throughout the UK. As a small business you are in a great position to benefit from the support and opportunities that UKITA can offer.

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.

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