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12-23 April 2021 | Manchester, UK


Bringing together the leaders, creators and change-makers who are shaping the future of digital

Digital City Festival is the annual event series exploring what makes a leading digital city.

Across two weeks of events, the festival will gather thought-leaders from around the world to address the key challenges facing people, businesses and governments as we emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic.


  • Digital infrastructure: data, cybersecurity, IoT & automation

  • Marketing & communications  

  • Skills & talent: digital skills of the future 

  • Growth & productivity: digital transformation, automation, transforming business models 

  • Digital innovation: healthtech, fintech, edtech and how digital technologies can support the green agenda 

  • Inclusion: bridging the digital divide, digital inclusion, diversity 

  • Culture: music, arts, infotainment, esports and more