Jul 30, 2020|News|1 minute
Digital Catapult 'London: A Global Leader in Advanced Digital Technologies' report commissioned by the Mayor of London
Digital Catapult is the UK’s leading advanced digital technology and innovation centre - accelerating the adoption of new and emerging technologies. The London: A Global Leader in Advanced Digital Technologies report was commissioned by the Mayor of London to project forward, inform and advise on technology research and innovation trends over the next 15 years.
The report highlights London’s strengths and opportunities with an ecosystem of digital innovation. With recommendations for how the innovation, policy and research community can come together to ensure these benefits are felt across the UK economy. Smartify was named as one of 10 startups to watch during 2020 on a list that included: Wild.ai who have developed a sports tracking app specifically for female athletes, Gravity Sketch a 3D design platform and mativision a live 360 & VR experience company.
The report’s findings include key London statistics that show:
The development of the Emerging Tech Charter by the Mayor of London will act on recommendations from Digital Catapult’s report to ensure an ethical, inclusive and sustainable deployment and use of emerging technologies in London.