As the year continues to fly by, don’t miss out on all the wonderful events and conferences that are taking place in the second half of 2021. To help, here is an updated 2021 events guide, which is well worth a look by any comms teams.
Tip: Have you missed any talks or conferences that you really wanted to listen to over the past year? If so, there is still a way you can access them. Due to Covid, many organisations have resorted to virtual events to connect with their audiences. Numerous event hosts have therefore recorded full day summits and uploaded it onto their websites. A quick google search and sign up will allow you to access expert knowledge, opinions, and conversations in a matter of minutes.
- 7th Sept. 2021 The Emergency Services Show[Birmingham]
Visitors are from all disciplines of the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery and include Government departments as well as the private and voluntary sectors. The event provides a powerful platform bringing together the whole procurement process
- 14 Sept. 2021 Public sector Networks Summit [London]
The Public Sector Networks Summit 2021 will include addresses by key networks experts from our event partners The Crown Commercial Service Networks Team, NHS Digital, Innopsis (the government networks advisory and trade body) and a number of industry experts in the public sector network arena.
- 15 Sept. 2021 Resilience and Cyber4Good [Online]
Digital, data and technology underpin our public services – how do we ensure continuity and keep them safe from cyber-attack? The cyber security stakes have been rising since long before the start of the Covid pandemic in 2020. But the pandemic has highlighted just how much we rely on technology to keep our public services running.
- 12th Oct. 2021 GovTech Global[Online]
With a unique blend of high-level strategy and policy, underpinned by pioneering best practice and innovative solutions, this conference is a catalyst for growth and the future development of Government Technology.
- 12th Oct. 2021 BAPCO Annual Event[Online]
BAPCO brings public safety technology users, experts & suppliers from across Europe all together, under one roof, all for free. In 2020, 78% of all UK emergency services attended the show. For 2021, it’s their mission to bring together even more of this dedicated sector.
- 20th 2021 Local Authorities Property and Estates [Manchester]
This prestigious event, for many years a must attend feature of the public sector property professional’s year, will see the return of current, expert, high profile and influential speakers from a diverse range of public and private sector organisations.
- 4th Nov. 2021 Government Digital Technology[Online]
As we leave the European Union, we need to raise our game at home and on the world stage. The annual Government Digital Tech congress will provide a high-value opportunity to listen, learn and engage directly with national policy shapers and some of the leading tech minds in the country.
- 10th 2021 Independent Schools Conference [London]
Meet over 400 independent school leaders for an in-person celebration of the independent education sector’s resilience in what has been an extremely challenging time for every school. By attending the Independent School Conference, you will join like-minded peers and discuss ways to tackle emergent challenges of the post-pandemic world.
- 23rd Nov. 2021 Public Sector Enterprise ICT[London]
As the UK’s premier government security and risk management conference, GovSec 2021 provides the ideal platform for delegates to network, debate and innovate alongside the leading lights from the government and security industry.
- 30th Nov. 2021 Giant Health event[Online and London]
The Global Innovation and New Technology Health Event is going to be bigger and better this year as it is going to take place both in real life and virtually. The event will be reaching out to their global community of over 177,000 health tech innovators, offering more direct business networking services, and more personalised engagement opportunities.
- 9th Dec. 2021 DigiTech 21[Manchester and Online]
DigiTech is back in December 2021 in Manchester, in a brand-new hybrid version and will once again be the year’s largest gathering of public sector technology specialists and technology procurement colleagues. With circa 500 delegates attending in person and 1000s more attending virtually the 2021 event promises to be the biggest and best DigiTech to date.
- 19-21 Jan. BETT Show
Bett celebrates education and inspires future discussions as together we discover how technology and innovation enable educators and learners to thrive. London is home to their flagship event which is truly international with visitors from 146 countries. Over three days, they have more than 800 leading EdTech providers, 150 CPD content sessions, coordinated business meetings and exclusive networking opportunities.
- 20th 2022 Government ICT [London]
Government ICT be returning for the 18th iteration in January 2022, to champion technical brilliance in Government, bringing together over 500 senior technology and transformation leaders from both central and local government, and the wider public sector.
- 15-17th 2022 Security and Policy [Farnborough and Online]
Security & Policing is THE official Government global security event, offering a world-class opportunity to meet, network and discuss the latest advances in delivering national security and resilience with UK suppliers, UK Government officials and senior decision makers across law enforcement and security from the UK and overseas.