Bristol Tech Festival

Bristol Tech Festival is about connecting, coordinating and amplifying the brilliant events in the Bristol tech scene

Bristol Tech Festival is about connecting, coordinating and amplifying the brilliant events in the Bristol tech scene

12:00 - 14:30

11th October MONDAY

Bristol Technology Festival Keynote with Antonia Forster & Creative Technologies Showcase

Day one of Bristol Tech Fest kicks off in style with inspiration from our festival keynote followed by a showcase covering the region’s most exciting Creative Technologies.

 

Bristol Tech Festival Keynote 2021: Antonia Forster

Named one of Bristol’s “Women to Watch” in STEM, Antonia has won a number of awards as a prominent LGBTQ+ speaker and activist, with a TEDx appearance now racking up 150,000 views online. Antonia’s journey from zoologist to self-taught coder, to professional Unity/C# games and software developer should offer inspiration to anyone unsure if they can make the move into a technology career.

 

Bristol Createch Ones to Watch

The CIC Createch Ones to Watch 2021 highlights 100 inspiring examples from all around the UK which bring together creative skills from industries such as fashion, film & TV production, video gaming, music, design, animation and advertising with innovative uses of technologies. 20% of the 2021 Createch Ones to Watch come from Bristol and the South West

This panel will introduce some of these innovative businesses and explore what it is about the city which generates a productive crossover between creativity and technology.

Tickets available here!