CloserStill’s event technology returned to ExCeL London on 12-13 March, welcoming over 21,000, a 763-strong speaker line-up and more than 600 exhibitors.
This year saw the inclusion of three new events – Blockchain Tech World, AI Tech World and DevOps Live – joining the roster of technology events taking place at the venue including; Cloud Expo Europe, Cloud & Cyber Security Expo, Big Data World, Smart IoT and Data Centre World.
The conference programme included sessions from companies such as AstraZeneca, BBC, Ford Motor Company, LEGO, PepsiCo, Photobox, Sainsbury’s, Sky, Ticketmaster, Trainline and Twitter.
The event’s speakers also included Ian Johns, chief IT architect at higher education institution King’s College London (KCL), who spoke about his experiences of digital disruption in enterprise.
The event hosted over 600 suppliers across the co-located shows including; China Telecom, Citrix, Docker, Gamma, IBM, iomart, Kubernetes, NTT Communications, Puppet, Samsung, T-Systems, UKFast and Veeam Software.
Sophie Baker-Davis, marketing and content director at CloserStill Media, said: “The technology space is continuing to evolve at a breakneck speed with new advancements and trends emerging almost weekly. We are dedicated to advancing alongside the industry and maintaining our position at the helm of these fast moving currents, bringing new technologies and services from the world’s leading suppliers, unrivalled networking opportunities and constantly diversifying our exciting conference offering.”