A Week of Technology at Hackney House

London Technology Week is coming up, celebrating and cultivating London as a global powerhouse of tech innovation.

Here are the events happening at Hackney House in collaboration with the Hackney Business Network:

Tuesday 21st June kicks off with a Tech Best Practice session. Tech City UK and Hackney Council are celebrating the launch of their report, 'Promoting Enterprise and Regeneration', that focuses on regeneration in Hackney over the past number of years and the collaborative efforts that made this happen.

Hear from Charles Armstrong (The Trampery), the Mayor of Hackney, Jules Pipe and Alex Wood (The Memo) among others from Hackney and beyond!

On Wednesday 22 June as part of the Hackney House programme, Hackney House will host an afternoon of tech industry events to help start-ups and SMEs grow.

First up, a discussion between some of the most exciting start-ups coming out of the Nordic and Baltic regions and how this city has helped them open up global growth opportunities. The session will be particularly useful for international and native companies with a panellists including Nassir Achour, VidFlow (Norway) and Jeanette Carlsson, Tech Nordic Advocates (UK/Nordics).

Following that, learn how brands WP Engine and TechCityInsider engage with customers in ever-changing, ever-more sophisticated ways. Join the exciting discussion between representatives from each business and Scott Wilkinson, head of brand, acquisitions and digital at Virgin Media Business.

Last on the agenda for the afternoon, PR and social media agency 33Seconds presents a practical panel discussion to help start-ups understand how the media operates, including: how to pitch a story and cut through the noise; setting the news agenda, and tailoring your message to suit current trends.

On Friday 24 June, join the Hackney Business Entrepreneurship Day 2016. Hackney are teaming up with Secret Sauce Conference to curate the ground floor roster of speakers and the Hackney Business Network Bootcamp has guest from Natwest,  Get Set for GrowthHCED and Geniac giving in-depth workshops on social media, growth, finance and more.
24th June at Hackney House.

Book your tickets via our event listings page

And, don't forget - our friendly café with a selection of healthy food options and our first floor bar and terrace will be open during the course of the events for refreshments. In between events why not have a look around the first floor gallery, where a permanent digital art exhibition in partnership with Lumen Prize fills the space.