What is Tech City?

A session at Digital Shoreditch Festival 2013

Monday 20th May, 2013

9:35am to 9:50am (GMT)

Keynote session discussing the issues and unique opportunities available to those living and working in Tech City.

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Guy Nicholson

Councillor, Hackney

Guy Nicholson is Councillor for the London Borough of Hackney and holds the Cabinet portfolio for Regeneration and the 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games. He is a member of a number of boards, including the North London Strategic Alliance and the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation, and is Chair of the Five Host Borough Cultural Partnership Board and of the City Fringe Partnership. He is a member of the European Social Fund Programme Committee, the London Councils Economic Development Forum and London Councils 2012 Culture, Leisure & Tourism Forum. He is also a member of the Advisory Board for Art in the Open, a new pan London public art initiative.

Guy graduated in theatre design from the Central School of Art & Design in London. He has worked with various UK and international producing companies staging a variety of live performance productions, and is currently a board member for the Hackney Empire Theatre.

Next session in Assembly Hall

9:50am Unveiling the Tech City Futures Report by Julian Blake

29 attendees

  • Alby Barber
  • Alex Shebar
  • David Sarlos
  • David Fried
  • Manuel del Diablo
  • Salsa
  • chris ogunsalu
  • Sam Elworthy
  • Guy Nicholson
  • Stephanie Hopper
  • James Weaver
  • Joel Ritmeyer
  • lilianchao
  • Louisa James
  • Louisa James
  • Marcel Münch
  • Maurice Farmer
  • Michael Braga
  • Michael Price
  • Niall McCaffrey
  • Nico Macdonald
  • Peter Treacher
  • Peter Zhegin
  • Simon Bowler
  • simon robertshaw
  • Steve Guinness
  • TJ Person
  • Tom Dolan
  • Simon Thethi

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  • Laura Bazile blufreelance©
  • Martin Traunmueller

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Time 9:35am9:50am GMT

Date Mon 20th May 2013


Assembly Hall, Shoreditch Town Hall

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