5G Sector Specific Testbeds & Trials Roadshow

Digital Catapult has partnered with the UK Government's Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) to support the design and development of a new Industrial 5G competition focused on the manufacturing and logistics sectors, as part of the 5G Testbeds & Trials Programme.

Digital Catapult has partnered with a number of UK industry bodies to host a series of half-day events which will provide briefings for interested bidders from the public and private sectors to learn more of the available funding and discuss potential projects with representatives from Digital Catapult and other interested parties. The funding competition is due to launch towards the end of July.

Why you should attend?

To gain understanding of 5G capabilities, and learn more about the funding competition and consortia formation.
To meet potential partners to take activities forward, including to make bids to the programme.

Who should attend this event?

This event has been designed to suit senior leaders in the manufacturing and logistics sectors who are interested in building consortia to bid for Testbeds & Trials funding.


10:00 – Arrival, networking & coffee
10:30 – Welcome & Introductions
11:00 – Context & an introduction to 5G
11:15 – Explore the 5G ecosystem & use cases (10 minute Q&A)
11:45 – 5G Sector Specific Testbeds & Trails Funding (10 minute Q&A)
12:15 – Open Discussion: 5G in Manufacturing
13:00 – Close

5G Sector Specific Testbeds & Trials Roadshow
  • Date 17/7/2019
  • Time 10:00 am
  • Cost free