Supporting Ipswich and Suffolk become the Smartest, Greenest, Digital County through pragmatic use of Internet of Things (IoT), open data insights, Innovation and sustainable economic development.
A keen advocate of TechEast's mission to accelerate growth of the digital tech economy in the East. Working closely with the University of Suffolk, Innovation Martlesham, Ipswich Borough Council, Suffolk County Council, New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership including Growth Hub, Ipswich and Suffolk Chambers of Commerce, Ipswich Central and local Meetup groups including SIMS.
- Supporting two Innovate UK funded 'Re-imagining the High Street' projects: CATCH by Travel AI and Loka by Proxama.
- One of the six shortlisted cities for the £10m Innovate UK funded IoT city demonstrator project won by Manchester's City Verve project.
- Working closely with the Future Cities Catapult, Digital Catapult and IoT UK.