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  • L5G at KTN & UK5G Event: 5G Private Networks for Public Services

    Project Director, Rosemary Kay, and Project Health and Social Care Authority, Ann Williams, will be taking part in the KTN event “5G Private Networks for Public Services”, held in partnership with the UK5G SMEs & Regions Working Group. The event is being held in response to the pandemic, which has shown how services can be delivered…

  • First 5G Small Cells Installed in Kensington & Fairfield

    The first batch of 5G small cells have now been installed in the Liverpool 5G project area in Kensington & Fairfield. Having combatted challenges with Covid-19, global component shortages and manufacturing & distribution delays, the 5G small cells have now been delivered to the project, and installation has started. Project partners Telet arranged the procurement…

  • UK Government confirm programme is transforming industries

    The UK government has announced the DCMS-funded 5G Testbed & Trials programme is “already seeing next-generation networks transform industries”. Digital Secretary, Nadine Dorries, confirmed “5G technology is already revolutionising people’s lives and businesses”. The statements came as part of an announcement confirming 2G & 3G will be switched off by 2033, which will free up…

  • Liverpool 5G at the Giant Health Event 2021

    The GIANT (Global Innovation and New Technology) Health Event is Europe’s leading innovation festival, which aims to improve the health and well-being of people around the world, by facilitating healthcare innovation and supporting health-tech entrepreneurs and investors. The Liverpool 5G project will be well represented at the event, with two speakers from the project taking…

  • UK5G Spotlights 5G for Health & Social Care

    The latest vertical campaign from UK5G shines the spotlight on 5G for Health & Social Care, in a bid to help the health and social care sector find the right resources and connections to map a clear path to 5G. UK5G say granting access to the digital tools, skills and resources that will empower health…

  • Liverpool 5G wins ‘5G Innovation of the Year’ Award

    The Liverpool 5G planning tool has been crowned ‘5G Innovation of the Year’ at the DigiLeaders100 Awards. ‘5G Innovation’ is a special category introduced by DigiLeaders to demonstrate the amazing projects happening in a new area of digital transformation. Other final seven nominees included Connected Cowes, the Live + Wild project, and Zeetta Netsplicer, a…

  • Liverpool 5G Create continues winning streak at Cambridge Wireless Technology & Innovation Awards

    Liverpool 5G Create has won a coveted award at Cambridge Wireless’ Technology and Innovation Awards. The team took home the ‘Connecting People Award’ for their ongoing work to secure reliable and affordable connectivity to a community in Kensington, Liverpool, via a ground-breaking 5G health and social care network.     Rosemary Kay, Liverpool 5G Create Project…

  • L5G at CWIC

    On 9th November, Julie Bradford, of L5G partner Real Wireless, chaired Cambridge Wireless International Conference, where Ann Williams presented on 5G for health and social care. Ann was also was part of the winning debate team with Paul Beastal, of Cambridge Consultants,  in the debate on the motion “This house believes that public and social benefit…

  • Cambridge Wireless shortlist Liverpool 5G Create for “Connecting People” award

    The Liverpool 5G Create project has been shortlisted for the “Connecting People” award, at the CW Technology & Innovation Awards, hosted by Cambridge Wireless. From sixty initial nominations confirmed over the summer, the project is now one of the final three finalists for the “Connecting People” award, for the network which CW says is “helping…

  • Chill Panda listed in ‘Top 5’ Mental Health Apps

    CGA Simulation’s Chill Panda app, which aims to reduce anxiety in children, has been listed as a ‘top 5’ app by both Medium.com’s “Apps That Can Help Your Anxious Child”, and a review of Mental Health apps by Dr Micklewright, NHS Doctor and Digital Health Specialist. Chill Panda teaches children simple techniques for recognising and…