West Midlands 5G (WM5G) will be hosting a series of sessions as part of Birmingham Tech Week 2021.
On Wednesday 13th October, WM5G will be hosting a Demonstration Day at Aston Conference Centre, where project leads Riccardo Weber (Manufacturing), Chris Holmes (Transport) and Adrian Smith (Healthcare) will be sharing insights and expertise gained from the roll out of real-world trials across the region. The session will include live demonstrations from WM5G workstream leads and triallists and will give businesses the opportunity to ask questions and explore further developments, supporting businesses – from SMEs upwards – in understanding how digital technologies can be used going forward.
On Thursday 14th October, attendees will have the opportunity to take part in an ‘Ask Us Anything’ sessions, with experts across healthcare, transport, manufacturing, and infrastructure acceleration. This event will give SMEs the chance to learn from industry leaders and gain advice tailored to their organisation and digital capabilities.
In the afternoon, there will be a variety of Explore and Demonstrate workshops, with the main agenda focusing on digital connectivity solutions of 5G and beyond. WM5G will be addressing the levelling-up agenda in the digital journey with a discussion of how organisations must overcome barriers in productivity, skills, and adoption to close the productivity gap.