Category Archive: Reflections

Crime as a Business

How the crime business grew out of recession – Security SIG event Written by Nick Koiza, Head of Business Development, Security for Plextek  I was delighted to co-chair the recent CW Security SIG… Continue reading

#CWCities – a summary

Summary of CW Inaugural Smart & Intelligent Cities (#CWCities) SIG ‘Answering the scale-up challenge for Cities’ – held on 11th April 2017 at Digital Greenwich By #CWCities SIG Champions, Zahid Ghadialy (Parallel Wireless),… Continue reading

Satellite Industry is gearing up for the next revolution in Communications

By Zahid Ghadialy* I have been talking about the role of satellites in future communications on my blog and various industry fora. While most of the telecom industry is focussed on 5G, it’s… Continue reading

Opportunity or Hype? A Virtual Networks Event Review

On Wednesday 8th February, CW ventured to Adastral Park to host the first Virtual Networks SIG event of 2017. It was kindly sponsored by BT and run in association with Innovation Martlesham which… Continue reading

DSrupt – a reflection

Great ideas for widgets and IP, but where are the commercial plays? DSRUPT highlighted the quality and depth of the Cambridge and UK tech scene with 10 polished pitches from 10 on-track businesses.… Continue reading

One year on…

One year on: what Undo has been up to In October 2015, the Cambridge-based development tools company, Undo, was one of five innovative start-ups to win the CW (Cambridge Wireless) ‘Discovering Start-Ups’ Competition. Undo’s… Continue reading

GeneAdviser – Spotlight

With the 7th Discovering Start-up Competition approaching in October , we’re turning the spotlight on last years winners to find out what they’ve been up to. First up, GeneAdviser: Update provided by Co-founder… Continue reading

What happened up North…

A few weeks ago CW ventured to Manchester for our most Northerly event kindly hosted by the BBC at MediaCityUK; a bustling waterfront destination with digital creativity at its heart. The event ‘BIG Radio’… Continue reading

Software patents: setting the record straight

That was a really interesting couple of days at FWIC 2016. Lots of excellent speakers, giving insights into various technical and commercial issues. Kate Stone of Novalia definitely gave the most engaging presentation!… Continue reading

Connected Cars

Last month Control F1 project manager Kathy Thornton attended CW (Cambridge Wireless) “The Connected Car: The Next 500 Million Connections” event. In this blog post she gives us her six top takeaways from the… Continue reading