Manchester – the fastest growing Tech city in Europe

Date: 19/04/2024
Time: 09.00 - 11.00
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Contact Telephone: 0161 393 4321

Greater Manchester Chamber
Elliot House
151 Deansgate
Manchester M3 3WD

Join us for a panel discussion which will focus on exploring Manchester’s dynamic tech landscape, where ground-breaking ideas meet unparalleled growth. From start up’s to tech giants, this event promises to showcase the vibrant ecosystem driving Manchester’s rise as a global tech powerhouse.

Don’t miss out to connect and hear from exciting panellists, listed below:

Rebecca Carr, Marketing Director (EMEA) - Safety Culture
Becki is the Marketing Director, EMEA at SafetyCulture a workplace operations platform. SafetyCulture counts global organisations such as Toyota, EDF, and Marriott amongst it’s customers, as well as local businesses such as Transport for Greater Manchester. Becki is passionate about working closely across all go-to-market teams to deliver excellent customer experiences.

With over 8 years working in Manchester’s tech scene, Becki has seen nearly a decade of change in the city.  A vocal advocate for women in tech at every stage of their career, Becki is particularly passionate about making sure that women benefit equally from Manchester’s burgeoning tech ecosystem.

Dave Mason, Director of Engineering at XDesign
Dave is currently the Director of Engineering at XDesign, a leading digital consultancy that partners with start-ups, scale-ups and established organisations across the UK to deliver industry-leading digital products. Dave has been working in the Manchester tech industry for 20 years, initially as a Windows software engineer, before branching out into web development, cloud architecture and technical leadership.

Having been in leadership positions for the past 10 years, Dave now focuses more on developing people and processes than developing software, and is passionate about enabling everyone he's responsible for to become the best version of themselves. As a proud Mancunian, he is a strong advocate of the city of Manchester and has relished watching it go from strength to strength since the turn of the new millennium. He regularly speaks at events around the UK and contributes to podcasts, mostly around the topic of technical leadership.

Justin Hassall, Transformation Director at Inform Solutions
Justin is a Transformation and Main Board Director at Altrincham-headquartered digital transformation specialists Informed Solutions.

With over 25 years’ experience in the architecture and delivery of national and international digital and data platforms across the Healthcare system and wider public and private sectors, Justin specializes in leading successful ‘end to end’ delivery of challenging, complex assignments, and cross-enterprise initiatives.

Highly accomplished at delivering effective business transformation, frequently through the selective use of innovative, leading-edge technologies, Justin has extensive experience across highly regulated industries including the Healthcare, Utilities and Nuclear sectors.


This event is kindly sponsored by Employment Hero.



Registration deadline: 18/04/2024

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