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  • Our 5G Health and Social Care testbed extended

    We’ve had some good news! The health and social care project Liverpool’s 5G consortium is running in Kensington, Liverpool, has been given an extension for an extra year.  Our project is getting a further £0.94M in funding from the government, in recognition for the great work that’ taken place in Liverpool. It brings the total…

  • Celebrating our achievements with a Showcase Event!

    Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care partners spent 26th March 2019 showcasing new technologies being trialled across our Liverpool-based community health project – and supported by our 5G network. The Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care Showcase Event took place at Sensor City’s technology hub, in the heart of Liverpool. 100 plus guests from across…

  • Liverpool 5G attend Rural Showcase Event in Glasgow

    Members of the Liverpool 5G consortium lent support to their 5G testbed and trial colleagues at an event in Glasgow this week. The event, which took place at Glasgow University, was being held to showcase the work of 5G Rural First, which is the 5G testbed led by tech company, Cisco, and Strathclyde University. The…

  • Demonstrating new health care products on the Liverpool 5G network!

    The Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care project and eHealth Cluster invited companies from across Europe to demonstrate their products on the project’s 5G network. The first two days of our product demonstration events took place on the 5th and 6th March, at the Life Sciences Accelerator in Liverpool. eHealth Cluster associate, Bryan Griffiths, project…

  • Liverpool City Region Digital Summit 2019

    Liverpool’s 5G Consortium members turned out in force to attend and contribute to the Liverpool City Region Digital Summit 2019. Our project SMEs demonstrated their IoT products at the event, as part of a market place to showcase Liverpool’s digital excellence. Visitors included international delegates from Huwawei, public and private sector companies across the UK.…

  • Coming Soon – Liverpool 5G Showcase Event, 26th March 2019

    The Liverpool 5G Testbed consortium have been working together for nearly a year now, and to celebrate that, and the approval of phase 2 of the project, we are holding a Showcase Event on 26th March 2019. The event will tell the story of the project’s first 12 months and lessons we’ve learned about adopting and…

  • Digital and Culture Minister, Margot James, visits Liverpool 5G project volunteers at Kensington home

    The Minister for Digital and Culture, Margot James, has been in Liverpool meeting project volunteers from Kensington, who are using 5G supported health devices and apps as part of the Liverpool 5G health and Social Care Project. The minister also met with members of the consortium who created IoT health technologies being trialled on our…

  • Liverpool 5G consortium partners at international Global MBB Forum in London

    Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care joined UK5G and the five other 5G testbeds at the 2018 Global MBB Forum at the ExCel in London this week. Our project leads Rosemary Kay, from eHealth Cluster, and Ann Williams, from Liverpool City Council, delivered a talk about the potential for 5G to positively disrupt how health and social…

  • Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care’s Ann Williams wins Inside Housing Digital Leaders award

    Liverpool 5G project lead, Ann Williams, has been named an Inside Housing Digital Leader 2018. She’s recognised for her hard work promoting digital solutions and IoT within the housing and social care sectors. Ann’s day job as Contracts and Commissioning Manager at Liverpool City Council, has seen her initiate a series of innovate city-wide projects…

  • Wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen!

    3D simulation specialists, CGA Simulation, and tech SME, Digicredis are representing the Liverpool 5G Health and Social Care project at an international tech conference in Copenhagen. CGA Simulation won a place at the renowned ITS World Conference in Copenhagen as part of a competition run by Innovate UK. The Liverpool based tech company will represent…