Chris Dymond

Chris Dymond

Co-founder of Sheffield Digital

Chris is an independent digital transformation and innovation specialist, who who splits his time between project work, consultancy and producing events about the future. He runs the digital capacity-building agency Unfolding, and is a co-founder & director of Sheffield Digital, the city’s new association for the digital industries.

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Digital Sheffield

Sheffield has a world-class digital ecosystem but not many people know about it. In this talk We will take you on a whistle-stop tour of the local landscape and introduce SheffieldDigital – a new trade association for the digital industries in the region that’s attempting to bring the sector together and promote it.

2015 has been a fascinating, perhaps watershed, year for the digital industries in Sheffield, and in the North in general. Let’s recap on some of the successes and look forward to what might happen next year if the trend continues.