Strengthening our position as a global digital influencer
For Greater Manchester to be further acknowledged as a global centre of digital innovation, research and practice.
- Further showcase Greater Manchester across the world as a leader in digital innovation and practice
- Enhance Greater Manchester’s reputation as a UK and European centre for ethical AI and data driven technology, digital trust and security, and immersive technologies.
- Champion Greater Manchester as a place with an incredible, collaborative digital ecosystem
- Ensure Greater Manchester is known as an extremely attractive place to develop, grow and stay, for individuals and businesses contributing to digital innovation.
- Promote Greater Manchester’s digital economy on a national and international stage, as a destination for digital organisations that align (or have the aspiration to align) with the values and ambitions of the city region.
Annual digital creative and tech festival (GMCA, Growth Company, and partners)
Health innovation (Health Innovation Manchester)
International promotion and attraction (MIDAS and Marketing Manchester)
Greater Manchester cyber ecosystem
Greater Manchester as UK and European centre for cyber and digital ethics, trust and security
Cyber Security Advisory Group at International Cyber Expo 2022
Five members of the Cyber Security Advisory Group will exhibit
Greater Manchester Digital Security Hub (DiSH)
The hub will be a key initiative of the Greater Manchester Digital Blueprint
CASE STUDY: Save the World (Wide Web) - emotional inoculation
Industry experts deliver ‘emotional inoculations’ to the dangers of on-line harms
CASE STUDY: Developing cybersecurity skills within development teams
Case study on developing cybersecurity skills within development teams