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.

A truly digital experience 

Digital City Festival 2021 will be hosted on the Digital City Network online platform - featuring an online exhibition and solutions showcase, live-streamed keynotes, on-demand masterclasses, live Q&As, roundtables, seminars and more. Plus, discover a diverse range of partner events hosted by the digital community, all in one place on the network. 

Find out more about what to expect from the Digital City Network here.


  • 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 


Digital City Festival 2021 Headline Partners